Regional & Affiliate COVID-19 Community Support 

The Community Foundation’s affiliate funds have joined forces with local partners to provide assistance to organizations working with residents who are disproportionately impacted by the coronavirus (COVID-19) and the economic consequences of this outbreak. This support will replace this fund’s traditional grantmaking in 2020. Learn more.

The Oswego County Community Foundation

The Oswego County Community Foundation (“Fund”) is a philanthropic initiative to attract and retain permanent charitable dollars for the benefit of Oswego County. This charitable endowment serves as a collection of gifts from many donors who are committed to preserving and enhancing the quality of life in this region. The Fund awards grants to nonprofit organizations that serve the residents of Oswego County. Nonprofit agencies that serve the region with programs in arts & culture, environment & animals, education, human services, health and civic affairs all benefit from your gifts, into perpetuity. Learn how to give.

This Fund is administered by the Central New York Community Foundation, but only benefits charitable organizations serving Oswego County. A volunteer, local Advisory Council comprised of Oswego County citizens oversees the distribution of these charitable dollars.

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Barbara Bateman
Nancy Bellow
Eric Bresee
Laura Denny
Bernie Henderson
Deana Masuicca
Elizabeth Oberst
Carolyn Rush
Chena Tucker
Randy Zeigler 

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Oswego Community Foundation
c/o Central New York Community Foundation
431 East Fayette Street
Syracuse, NY 13202