Philanthropy, in its many forms, is an act of giving that is straight from the heart.

With this in mind, we are pleased to welcome you to the Heart of Giving Charity Storybook website, a project of the Washington County Community Foundation that has been exclusively sponsored by Community Bank.

How much do you know about the diverse charities that are helping to make an impact in Washington County? You may be surprised by the stories that will touch your heart.


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Back to the Future

November 29, 2016 | By Big Brother Remi | Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Pittsburgh

As a child, I remember spending countless hours in front of the television watching "Back to the Future." I dreamed about driving a DeLorean designed just for time travel so I could alter my childhood. I wanted to create a past that was no longer marred by memories of a fragmented home and an absentee dad. But unlike the movie, I could not go back in time.

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How do you say Thank You?

October 13, 2016 | By Marc Scott | Olivia Scott Foundation

How do you say Thank You to the anonymous donor, the donor you don't know, and for the donation when you can't find the correct words?

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