Blair County Nonprofit of the Month

Name: McEldowney Academic Scholarship Fund

Years in existence: 2003 to present

Employees: We have volunteer committee members

Type of non-profit: 501-3C

Populations served: Blair County

Areas of focus: Scholarships to all Blair County high School senior students going to college.

What services or programs does your non-profit provide? For the past 15 years, the MAC’S Fund has award more than $300,000 helping to change the lives of hundreds of local high school seniors to further their education.

MAC’S Fund has even gone further. It has provided holiday meals to families in need, supported local Churches, youth programs, supported grief camps for children and supported other organizations that share our mission.

Upcoming events: Meet & Greet Pizza Party for the high school recipients of 2018 and family in July

Christmas Basket for families in need

MAC’S Bash on March 15, 2019

Contact information: McEldowney Academic Scholarship Fund, P.O. Box 505, Altoona, PA 16603


Through cooperation with the Blair County Chamber

of Commerce, the Mirror will feature a nonprofit

corporation on the last Sunday of each month.