Since its inception in 1978, The Ligonier Valley Endowment has awarded $2.7 million to organizations within the geographical boundaries of the Ligonier Valley School District.   The Endowment has given grants ranging from $500 to $75,000. We have assisted more than 100 nonprofit organizations who have needed help with their projects that benefit the Ligonier Valley. During the third quarter meeting of 2018, the following grants were awarded:

  • Graceful Aging Wellness Center/Bethlen Communities:   Funding for equipment or facility needs to market and purchase equipment needed to implement their new "Iron Cupcakes" program.

  • Fort Ligonier Association:  Funding will be utilized for a special project to help fund a concert on June 29th, 2019 given by Westmoreland Symphony to celebrate their 50th Anniversary Season.

  • Fort Ligonier Days, Inc:  Funding for a special project to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the creation of Fort Ligonier Days to help with permits for special planning including entertainment..

  • HT High Flyers:  Funding for equipment or facility needs to purchase uniforms, team bags, jump ropes and replacement cables.