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2017 Annual Dinner

Please join us as we share updates from Centre Foundation's 2017 projects, celebrate the success of Centre Outdoors, announce the 2017 Centre Inspires $100,000 grant recipient, hear from Dr. Richard Alley, and announce the Oak Tree Award! You don't want to miss it!


Inspiring a Culture of Giving

Circles have long been known as a symbol for unity. They represent an unbroken connection; a line that always happens to find itself again. Communities are a lot like circles.

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2017 Field-Of-Interest Grants

This year, there is over $50,000 in grant money available from Field-of-Interest funds held at Centre Foundation! Click to learn more and apply ahead of the October 27 deadline.

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Giving Circle

At their annual cocktail reception, members of the Giving Circle recently voted to grant $15,000 to three local organizations!

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Total Impact: $1.4M

In just 36 hours, community members raised over a million dollars from over 8, 700 gifts! Since Centre Gives began in 2012, nearly $5.4 million has been invested in the local non-profit network.

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Book Benches

The Book Benches of Centre County are 25 benches that can be found through-out Centre County. Painted by artists and volunteers, each depicts a local scene. The project received the inaugural $100,000 Centre Inspires grant in 2014.

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Campbell Legacy Society

Your legacy starts here!

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We help make a greater impact with your giving, support local nonprofits, and inspire residents to engage and connect.

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Browse Funds

Every one of our funds begins with a donor and with a special story of passion and legacy.

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Field-of-Interest Grants

Apply for the 2017 round of interest area grants by Friday, October 27!

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Book Benches

Learn more about the Book Benches of Centre County project, our 2014 Centre Inspires grant recipient.

We chose to create this fund at Centre Foundation because it is an integral part of our community.