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The Central New York Community Foundation recently distributed $203,850 in Community Grants and $175,000 in LeadSafeCNY grants, totaling $378,850, to nonprofit organizations in Onondaga and Madison counties.

The Allen Speiser Memorial Vocational Rehabilitation Fund awarded $4,200 to local nonprofit projects meeting a vocational need for individuals with disabilities.

The Central New York Community Foundation awarded $60,000 in the fourth year of its Cortland County Bright Ideas grants to 12 nonprofit organizations. Each organization received a $5,000 grant toward a program. Applicants were invited to submit a ‘bright idea’ for enhancing their nonprofit and...

Our country is experiencing an increase in violent, hateful, and deeply alarming acts against the Asian American community.

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The grant application deadline is May 15, 2021!

Since we began our LeadSafeCNY commitment 2 years ago, already 600 windows and 79 doors have been replaced in high-poverty neighborhoods.

The Cayuga Community Fund anticipates awarding approximately $70,000 in grant funding this year.

Since inception, the Kilian Memorial Scholarship has awarded over $320,000 in total scholarship dollars to 39 local students.

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The Allen Speiser Memorial Vocational Rehabilitation Fund offers grants to support special projects, make new investments or provide additional staff training – filling in the gaps that aren't covered by government sources or other private funding. Grant applications will accepted until March 5, 2021.

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When Bob Vitkus passed away last year, his estate named the Community Foundation the recipient of $10 million to support outdoor parks and recreation areas, a cause that had significant importance to him.