About the Gebbie Foundation





News & Announcements

The Gebbie Foundation seeks an individual experienced in accounting/finance to join the Gebbie staff as a Financial Officer.
Interested persons should send resumes to:

Greg Edwards, CEO, Gebbie Foundation

215 Cherry Street, Jamestown, New York 14701


I. Position Summary
The Financial Officer (FO) possesses diverse accounting/finance project management and oversight skills and provides the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and the Foundation with financial information, reports and recommendations. Functional areas of responsibility include accounting/finance and investment relations, grant contract management and assessment, and various project research, support and financial analyses at the direction of the CEO. Discretion and judgment are required while supporting the policies and practices of the Foundation. The FO reports directly to the CEO and works closely with the Chief Operations Officer (COO) to coordinate the finances of the Foundation.

II. Duties and Responsibilities

• Maintains Foundation finances including, but not limited to, the payment of invoices, coordination with the contracted payroll company regarding employee withholdings, and the preparation and monitoring of the annual budget.
• Maintains and produces financial statements and other financial reports for use with the Board of Directors.
• Serves as the liaison with the investment firm regarding communication and receipt of investment information and materials.
• Verifies appropriate grant payments and processes invoices for the same.
• Performs regular analysis to determine required 5% grant expenditure allocation.
• Coordinates with outside accountants/auditors to provide the accurate information necessary to prepare tax filings and audit reports.
• Works cooperatively in a small team environment to support the safe, secure, and smoothly functioning office environment needed to meet the needs of a professional board of directors.
• Performs other duties as assigned by the CEO or COO.


>>Download Indeed Financial Officer Listing










Gateway Station - Before & After

  • Ceiling Before thumbnail Ceiling Before
  • Ceiling After thumbnail Ceiling After
  • West Wing Before thumbnail West Wing Before
  • West Wing After thumbnail West Wing After
  • Concourse Windows Before thumbnail Concourse Windows Before
  • Concourse Windows After thumbnail Concourse Windows After
  • East Wing  Before thumbnail East Wing Before
  • East Wing In Progress thumbnail East Wing In Progress
  • Benches Before thumbnail Benches Before
  • Benches After thumbnail Benches After
It has been a long and difficult process to restore the Gateway Station to its former grandeur. Although the station is now open to the public, work continues to develop this city asset into a multi purpose venue that will become an attractive centerpiece for Jamestown.


Ice Arena TransformationsArena-Ice


Arena Concert


Arena Events

It is truly amazing to observe the transformations the Jamestown Savings Bank Arena goes through to re-purpose itself for all the many activities and events that are hosted here.




link to Gebbie on FacebookThe Gebbie Foundation is on facebook! Please visit the site and explore the posts and photos there. If you have constructive ideas on what would help revitalize Jamestown, please write a post.