Townwide Fund Plans ‘America the Beautiful’ Party

The Townwide Fund of Huntington will celebrate the country’s birthday with a party July 8 at the Vanderbilt Museum in Centerport. Artist Efren Andaluz will create a work of art and auction it off at the event. “While this event is all about fun and Read More …

Groups Working to Help the Needy During Covid-19 Crisis

Many who were already struggling in Huntington have been especially hard hit with an almost immediate loss of jobs as the efforts to fight Covid-19 continue. Some agencies and churches have already stepped up. Let us know what you are doing as an individual or Read More …

Townwide Fund Honors at Snow Ball Gala

Dozens of residents came Thursday for the Townwide Fund’s  Snow Ball Gala at the  Harbor Club. The organization honored Stuart B. Almer, a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives (FACHE), from the Gurwin Family of Healthcare Services; Michael Tucker from Daniel Gale Sotheby’s Read More …

Happening in Huntington for the Holidays

Turkey drives, tree lightings, parade, music, food and more are filling the holiday calendar throughout Huntington. There appears to be little to no separation between Thanksgiving and Christmas celebrations this year. We’ve compiled a list, which will update every few days, of events or ways Read More …

Nonprofits Win Grants From Townwide Fund

 Dozens of Huntington nonprofits celebrated Wednesday night as the Townwide Fund distributed grants to several organizations as part of its annual Harvest Night. The fund gave away $120,000 in grants at the celebration, which was attended by 38 local nonprofits. Garden City Pizza provided Read More …

Townwide Fund Names Executive Director

Alice Marie Rorke has been named the executive director of the Townwide Fund of Huntington. A past president of the Junior Welfare League of Huntington, she led several key initiatives of the organization during her nearly 24-year membership, working closely with many of the social Read More …

Hometown Helpers: David Altman, The Huntington Townwide Fund

Meet David Altman, 53, the 2019 president of The Huntington Townwide Fund. The project: Started in 1961, The Huntington Townwide Fund was originally affiliated with United Way, which is a national organization. That affiliation ended at least 20 years ago, but the Fund continued on, the Read More …