Since its inception in 1978, The Ligonier Valley Endowment has awarded just over $4.0 million to organizations and $122,000 in scholarships 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. 

Pandemic Relief Grants

Ligonier Valley Endowment has awarded $148,000 in pandemic relief grants to 32 non-profit organizations in the Ligonier Valley in 2020. The majority of these grants have been given to the nine local fire companies, 3 Meals on Wheels programs and the two food banks serving the area. In total, LVE gave $195,000 to 37 different local community organizations during this period. In 2020, LVE awarded 5 scholarships totaling $27,200 to students in the Ligonier Valley.