FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
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ORGANIZATION RECEIVES GRANT FROM COMMUNITY FOUNDATION
City, NY (DATE) – Organization recently received a $XXX grant from the Central New York Community Foundation. The grant will be used to support Organization’s program name, which (basic description of what program sets out to do).
(Briefly summarize the project. Describe who will be served by the grant, the overall goal and how it relates to your mission. Indicate any other sources of funding.)
(Insert short quote from your president, executive director or board chair about the impact this grant will have on the organization and those you serve.)
The grant was provided through the Community Foundation’s Community Grant program, which funds innovative projects in Onondaga and Madison counties that focus on the areas of arts and culture, civic affairs, education, health, human services and the environment.
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About Central New York Community Foundation
The Central New York Community Foundation is a public charity established in 1927 that receives contributions from donors, manages them to grow over time and then distributes funding to local charities to help them thrive. It is the largest charitable foundation in Central New York with assets of more than $366 million and has invested more than $230 million in community improvement projects since its inception. As a grantmaker, civic leader, convener and sponsor of strategic initiatives, the Community Foundation strives to strengthen local nonprofits, encourage better understanding of the region and address the most critical issues of our time.