The CNY85 Giving Project Has Come to a Close
The Central New York Community Foundation would like to thank everyone that participated in our year-long celebration of the Community Foundation's 85th Anniversary. Over the course of 2012, The CNY85 Giving Project awarded grants to four nonprofit organizations that are working to improve the quality of life in Central New York.
The project that received the most public votes at the end of each quarter received $8,500. The four project themes were based on the greatest needs of our community, as demonstrated by our collaborative community indicators project, CNYVitals.
Round 1 Winner: Madison County Office for the Aging - For more information on their project visit the First Round Winner Announcement.
Round 2 Winner: Orenda Springs Experiential Learning Center - For more information on their project visit the Second Round Winner Announcement.
Round 3 Winner: Jowonio School - For more information on their project visit the Third Round Winner Announcement.
Round 4 Voting: Winner coming soon! The winner will be formally announced in mid-January, once all votes have been verified.
Thank you again to everyone that voted. Don't forget - all of the organizations that participated still need your support! View the full list of projects that were up for vote and consider volunteering your time or donating to a cause that is meaningful to you.