YCF is a public foundation under federal tax law and, as such, contributions are tax-deductible.

Donations may be made by check or via PayPal. You may enter the name of a specific fund during the PayPal checkout process. Checks should be made payable to Your Community Foundation of North Central West Virginia, Inc. and mailed to PO Box 409, Morgantown, WV 26507. 

Our Funds

Animal Welfare

Group of funds devoted to animal concerns in the greater Morgantown community.

  • Animal Friends of North Central WV Endowment Fund
  • Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Field of Interest Fund

Arts and Culture

Supports local arts organizations and programming.

Community Development and Support

Support initiatives promoting all aspects of community growth, improvement, and support.

  • Bill and Linda Suttle Fund
  • C. Andrew and Cynthia C. Heiskell Family Fund
  • Charles J. Whiston Jr. Fund for Parks and Recreation
  • The Cheat Lake Area Community Fund
  • Emergency Impact Fund for North Central West Virginia
  • Fort New Salem Endowment Fund
  • Francis and Coletta Schmidt Family Fund
  • Green Space Coalition Agency Endowment
  • John F. Kennedy Memorial Maintenance Fund
  • John F. Kennedy Memorial Park Fund
  • Leslie C. and Mildred M. Brooks Fund for the benefit of the First Presbyterian Church
  • Leslie C. and Mildred M. Brooks Fund for the benefit of the Presbyterian Lay Committee
  • Leslie C. and Mildred M. Brooks Leadership Institute Endowment Fund
  • Main Street Fairmont Fund
  • Marion County Patriot Memorial Flag Fund
  • Mavis Grant and George W. Lilley Jr. Community Enhancement Fund
  • Mon County Habitat for Humanity Fund
  • Mon River Rail Trail Fund
  • Mon River Trails Conservancy Agency Endowment Fund
  • Mountaineer Heritage Park Pass-Thru Fund
  • Ralph W. Ryan Fund
  • St. Thomas à Becket Outreach Endowment
  • Taylor County Charitable Interest Fund
  • West Virginia Council of International Programs Fund
  • Women’s Giving Circle of NCWV Endowment Fund


Health and Social Services

  • Addiction Prevention Initiative Fund
  • Bartlett House Fund
  • Bi-County Nutrition Fund
  • Billy Atkins and Carolyn Peluso Atkins Fund for Children
  • Camp Nabe Community Endowment Fund
  • Christian Help Endowment Fund
  • Empty Bowls Monongalia Endowment Fund
  • Food for Preston Endowment Fund
  • The Grubb Charitable Foundation Fund
  • Harrison County Senior Citizens Center Endowment Fund
  • Job Squad Endowment Fund
  • Labor of Love Ministries, Inc. Designated Fund
  • Leslie C. and Mildred M. Brooks Fund for the Union Mission of Fairmont, Inc.
  • Little Toy Train Fund
  • Louis and Mabel Tanner Community Fund
  • Maxwell Community Endowment Fund
  • Maxwell Community Fund
  • Milan Puskar Health Right Endowment Fund
  • Monongalia County Child Advocacy Center Endowment Fund
  • Monongalia General Hospital Foundation Endowment Fund
  • The Morgantown Area Youth Services Project Fund
  • Mountain Heart Foundation Agency Endowment Fund
  • Mountaineer Area Young Life Fund
  • Preston Memorial Hospital Foundation Fund
  • Rape and Domestic Violence Field of Interest Fund
  • The Shack Neighborhood House, Inc. Children’s Fund
  • The Shack Neighborhood House, Inc. Facility Fund
  • Taylor County Children and Families Endowment Fund
  • United Way of Harrison County Annual Campaign Endowment
  • United Way of Harrison County Cancer Fund
  • United Way of Harrison County Operating Endowment Fund
  • United Way of Harrison Moslander / Woods Volunteer Leadership Fund
  • United Way of Monongalia and Preston Counties Endowment Fund
  • Valley HealthCare System Designated Fund

Scholarship Funds

Scholarship funds provide educational support for students that meet the criteria for eligibility and selection.

(Alphabetical by last name)

Sports and Recreation

Youth, amateur high school and collegiate programs and community outdoor activities are supported by these funds.

  • Elizabeth Lake Shuman Endowment Fund for Camp Mountaineer
  • BOPARC Community Building Endowment Fund
  • WV Rifle Endowment Team (WVRET ) / WVU Rifle Club

Unrestricted Funds

Serving the charitable needs of the North Central West Virginia region in areas of health, education, human services, civic life, the arts and recreation.

  • YCF Community Grant Fund

Donate to YCF

Make a donation to the continued operation of YCF

  • Operating Reserve Fund
  • Founder’s Fund