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Somerset County Receives $750,000 in Transportation Grants

Both LCT Energy and Corsa Coal Corp. received funding from the Commonwealth Financing Authority’s Multimodal Transportation Fund. LCT was given $500,000 towards their Laurel Rail Loop project in Shade Township that will reinstall nearly 18,000 feet of railroad track...

Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation Receives $175,000 from DCNR

The Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation received $175,000 from DCNR (Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources) to revitalize the Cascades in South Park, located in Allegheny County. Under the leadership of Mr. David Soltesz, and Mr. Andy Baechle, the...

Mother Earth News Fair – Seven Springs

On Saturday, September 16, our president, Michele Beener had the opportunity to present Farm Legacy, a grant learning session to farmers from around the United States. She was joined by Mr. Bruce Miller from Ag Choice Farm Credit. Together, they were able to teach all...

We Love Speaking at Mother Earth News Fair

We love speaking at Mother Earth News Fair, where there’s a dazzling array of workshops and lectures designed to get you further down the path to independence and self-reliance. Whether you want to learn how to grow and raise your own food, build your own root cellar,...

Gautier Steel: History in the Making

As a reminder, private corporations launching sustainability initiatives can be good candidates for grants and loans under their regional sustainable energy fund. We loved writing this application for Gautier Steel Ltd., and want to thank the Community Foundation for...