Category Archives: event

Centre Gives 2013 Prizes

With Centre Gives nearly two weeks away, it is time to announce this year’s prize list. We are very excited to tell you that this year we will be offering $25,000 in prizes! That is an increase of over $10,000 … Continue reading

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Two months until Centre Gives 2013!

Wednesday marked the first day of spring – though it sure didn’t feel like it with all the snow we’ve gotten this week. So let’s focus on a happier landmark. Today, March 22, marks exactly two months until the start … Continue reading

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Learn about managing employees at Transformational Leader Series workshop Feb. 26

Did you know that the No. 1 reason nonprofits are sued is because of wrongful termination? It is essential for a good leader to understand how to manage employees. On Tuesday, Feb. 26, at 5:15 p.m., Leadership Centre County will … Continue reading

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Centre Foundation to host Centre Gives again in 2013

Last year, Centre Foundation created a brand new giving event that took the county by storm. 2,847 gifts totaling about $415,000 were made to 74 nonprofits that serve Centre County during Centre Gives in 2012. an additional $110,000 in matching … Continue reading

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Community cafes to help residents discuss problem of child sexual abuse

Amid all the turmoil that our area has experienced over the last year or so, it’s important to sit down and talk about problems and how they can be fixed. So some local residents have put together a series of … Continue reading

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Salvation Army, others collect “Coats for Kids”

Weather forecasters are predicting a cold and snowy winter for us here in Centre County. This makes the annual “Coats for Kids” fundraiser, which collects new or gently used coats for both children and adults, especially important this year. The … Continue reading

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‘Coffee for a Cure’ to raise money Tuesday for juvenile Huntington’s disease research

Tomorrow, your morning coffee could do a lot more than give you the energy you need to get through the day. It could also help save lives. Family members and supporters of Virginia Buck, a 9-year-old girl from Tyrone who … Continue reading

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