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Jamestown Native to Lead the WCA Foundation

The WCA Foundation Board of Directors has announced the hire of Kristin Melville as the Foundation’s executive director. Melville, a Jamestown native, has over a decade of experience in fundraising and executive leadership.

Melville is a graduate of the State University College at Fredonia and Jamestown Community College. She received advanced fundraising training in...

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Read a Little Deeper

The end of 2020 approaches with memories of a year of challenges around the world and in many facets of our lives.  WCA Foundation not only survived and thrived through the economic effects of the COVID-19 pandemic but the health care ones as well.  The Foundation has...
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New Funds Shape the Future

Research has proven the value of therapeutic effect of Service Animals.  When an anonymous out-of-town donor heard about UPMC Chautauqua’s trained service dog program, it took little time for them to create the Paws for Love Fund for their hometown hospital. Any patient, visitor or staff person at...
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