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The Community Foundation was awarded a $150,000 grant from the Mother Cabrini Health Foundation to expand window and door replacement city-wide in partnership with Home HeadQuarters.

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InterFaith Works of CNY (InterFaith Works) recently received a $65,000 community grant from the Central New York Community Foundation to create an Afghan Unmet Needs Fund that will provide direct assistance to Afghan evacuees resettling in Syracuse.

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Nonprofit applicants are invited to submit their ‘bright idea’...

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The Earned Income Tax Credit and Child Tax Credit help families with necessary expenses like household bills and food.

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Two groups will partner to lead ‘Kitchen Table Talks’ with families who have been identified through our Life Needs Assessment tool as having been impacted by lead issues in their housing.

The Community Foundation launched the Black Equity & Excellence Fund in June of 2020 to support projects that encourage self-sufficiency and improve the physical and economic conditions that affect Black community members’ quality of life.

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The Community Foundation recently distributed a new round of grants from its Black Equity & Excellence Fund. Grants from the fund support Black-led nonprofit organizations and projects that counteract systemic racism. Fourteen grants were distributed, totaling $248,000. ________________________________________________________________________________________________________

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$32,400 has been distributed to organizations in Oswego County!

Congratulations to Geri and Dana on their recent promotions!

Since its inception in 1998, the Women’s Fund has awarded $450,000 in grants, and has grown its endowment to more than $1 million.