90 Funds and growing.

For Donors

The generous individuals, families, businesses, organizations and school districts who have established funds with us watch their funds grow while giving back to the causes that they are most passionate about.

Whether you want to make a one-time donation or establish a permanent charitable legacy, we have tools to help you.

We specialize in helping you develop a customized giving strategy, including building philanthropy into your estate plans.

Below is a list of funds.

When it comes to the causes we support, you have lots of options.

But if you don't see the perfect fund option for you, let us know, and we can create a fund to support what's most important to you.

Donor Advised Funds

Donor advised funds offer the advantages of a private foundation, yet have greater tax benefits. They are especially useful for donors who make a charitable deduction one year and make distributions from income or principal in future years. Donors are able to participate actively in the giving process by recommending organizations to receive grants.

  • Oliver Richard Bartlett Fund

Designated Funds

Designated funds ensure long-term support for a specific nonprofit organization, identified by the donor at the time the fund is established. The named organization receives an annual disbursement from the designated fund.

  • CFTT Administrative Endowment Fund
  • David & Carol Keeffe Reward Fund
  • Frances Laymen Redman Spaulding Memorial Library Fund
  • Frances Laymen Redman Tioga County Point Museum
  • Howard & Olynda Smith - Troy Foundation Fund
  • Robert & Susan Storch - Allen F. Pierce Free Library Fund
  • The Kenneth and Marguerite Shaner, Troy, Pennsylvania Food Pantry Fund
  • Austin Volunteer Fire Department Fund
  • Barbara Joy Olney Community Harmony Fund
  • Heart Response, Inc. Fund
  • Northern Potter Athletic Endowment Fund
  • Northern Potter High School Library Fund
  • Potter County Historical Society Fund
  • Teachers Pet Rescue Fund
  • David A. DeWire Scholarship Fund
  • Catholic Charities Tompkins/Tioga County Fund
  • Katherine P. Kerrigan Tioga County Rural Ministry Fund
  • William "Bill" Ransom III Community Service Award Fund
  • Hamilton-Gibson Productions Endowment Fund
  • Katherine Ann Brennan Memorial Scholarship-Hamilton Gibson Productions Fund
  • Katherine Ann Brennan Memorial Scholarship-Trinity Lutheran Fund
  • Troy Trojans Athletic Memorial Fund

Organization Funds

Nonprofit organizations may place their endowed funds at CFTT, thus assuring their donors that funds earmarked for the future will be invested wisely and used appropriately. CFTT manages the funds as part of its investment portfolio and distributes payments.

  • Area Agency on Aging Fund
  • Beth Israel Congregation Fund
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters Fund
  • Bradford County Historical Society Fund
  • Carantouan Greenway Fund
  • Endless Mountains Heritage Region Fund
  • French Azilum Fund
  • LeRoy Heritage Museum Endowment Fund
  • Austin Dam Memorial Association Fund
  • Coudersport Public Library Long-Term Sustainability Fund
  • E.O. Austin Home / Historical Society Fund
  • Susquehannock Trail Club Fund
  • Ulysses Library Fund
  • Sullivan County Scholarship Association Fund
  • Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tioga County, New York Fund
  • Rotary Club Foundation of Waverly Fund

Discretionary Funds

Increase the impact of your gift and put it to work solving our community’s most pressing problems, not just alleviating symptoms. Competitive grant applications are carefully vetted by our geographic advisory board grant committee, and after thorough due diligence, grants are awarded based upon community need, impact, and organizational capacity.

  • Bradford County Discretionary Fund
  • Robert J. Sullivan Fund for Bradford County
  • Potter County Community Impact Fund
  • Sullivan County Community Impact Fund
  • Tioga County NY Community Impact Fund
  • Knoxville, Pennsylvania Fund
  • Tioga County PA Community Impact Fund
  • Benjamin Franklin Trust Fund
  • Community Impact Fund

Field of Interest Funds

Field of interest funds allow a donor to invest in specific causes. These funds can support a broad array of interests such as the arts, education, or health. The donor specifies his or her interest at the time the fund is created and may rely on CFTT to identify organizations capable of making greatest impact.

  • Jordan Wilcox Fund
  • Coudersport Volunteer Ambulance Association Fund
  • Coudersport Volunteer Fire Department Fund
  • Eulalia Cemetery Fund
  • North Eastern Potter County Economic Support Fund
  • Floyd Hooker Estate Fund

Scholarship Funds

CFTT’s scholarship funds bring together students in need and individuals who care about postsecondary education to enable more students to reach their educational goals. Scholarship funds may be established to benefit a specific student.

  • Florence Bennett Memorial Scholarship Fund
  • Rockman’s Tuxedo Shop / Babe & George Tymoski Scholarship Fund
  • Towanda Musical Society Scholarship Fund
  • Troy Lions Club Huck Scholarship Fund
  • Victor & Carla Ross Scholarship Fund
  • Darlene J. Sitler Memorial Scholarship Fund
  • Gerald F. Duffee Sr. Scholarship Fund
  • Northern Potter County Scholarship Fund
  • Patrick W. Ryan Creative Writing & English Scholarship Fund
  • Robert B. Merten Circle of Fifths Music Award Scholarship Fund
  • Tomb Family Scholarship Fund
  • Stefana "Stevie" Shoemaker Scholarship Fund
  • Alice Walker Cooper Family Scholarship Fund
  • Bill Davis Scholarship Fund
  • Donald & Linda Jayne Wrestling Scholarship Fund
  • Elizabeth Alamo Nursing Scholarship Fund
  • Finkle Rosenberg Scholarship Fund
  • Katherine P. Kerrigan Scholarship Fund
  • Tioga Tae Kwon Do Scholarship Fund
  • Alan B. Carr Memorial Scholarship
  • Dr. Harry S. Williams Memorial Scholarship Fund
  • Kyle B. Lenhardt Scholarship Fund

School District Funds

CFTT partners with area school districts working to raise support to enhance the educational opportunities for the students and faculty in our educational community.

Working together CFTT provides a means by which you, as a caring and interested community resident can contribute financial support which will go directly to the advancement of educational programs, faculty initiatives and student scholarships.

Canton Area School District

  • Activity Fund - Fine Arts
  • Academic Activity Fund
  • Activity Fund - Athletics
  • Adam Metzger Scholarship Fund
  • Brett Cohick Scholarship Fund
  • Canton Area School District Scholarship Fund
  • Cindy Daniels Scholarship Fund
  • Donald & LaRene Ayres Scholarship
  • Dot Kemp Scholarship Fund
  • Fallen Warrior Scholarship Fund
  • Guinevere Ritter Scholarship Fund
  • H. Edmond Lund Jr. Memorial Science Award Fund
  • Irene W. Hurley Torch Award Scholarship Fund
  • Jack Ward McNett Memorial Award - Technology
  • Jake Bellows Scholarship Fund
  • Jake D. Jones Memorial Scholarship Fund
  • James E. Holcomb Scholarship Fund
  • John H. Hyde, Jr. and Dr. Marcella M. Hyde Scholarship Fund
  • Kathryn E. McNett Memorial Scholarship Fund
  • Louis D. & Lareda J. Landon Scholarship Fund
  • Paul Evans Sr. Scholarship Fund
  • Richard Neff Scholarship Fund
  • Spencer & Sweithelm Scholarship Fund
  • Stanley Hite Scholarship Fund
  • Vicki Richart Scholarship Fund
  • Viola Moyer Scholarship Fund

Northern Potter School District

  • Darlene Sitler Music Fund
  • Northern Potter Athlete of the Year Fund
  • Rose Marie Tubbs Memorial Scholarship Fund
  • Ruth Agar Memorial Scholarship Fund

Northern Tioga County School District 

  • Clark Wood Elementary Fund
  • Cowanesque Valley High School Academic Activity Fund
  • Northern Tioga County School District Academic Activity Fund
  • R.B. Walter Elementary Fund
  • Westfield Area Elementary Fund
  • Williamson High School Fund

Waverly Area School District

  • Carl & Charlotte Lovejoy Scholarship