Nourishing Tomorrow’s Leaders 2016 Graduation

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Twenty six well-informed and passionate community members will soon be helping to do their part to inspire and lead Central New York’s charitable organizations, thanks to Nourishing Tomorrow’s Leaders (NTL). This training program that aims to diversify nonprofit boards in the Syracuse community, recently awarded its 2016 class with certificates of completion. For eight weeks, participants of the NTL program

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Community Foundation Announces New Board Members

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June 23, 2016– On June 22, 2016, the Central New York Community Foundation Board of Directors elected two new members, who will serve three- year terms: Caragh D. Fahy, CFP®, President and Owner, Madison Financial Planning Group Caragh has 20 years of experience in the financial services industry. Caragh earned the Certified Financial Planner™ certification through the American College. She

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Green & Healthy Homes Initiative Compact Signed for Greater Syracuse Area


The Central New York Community Foundation is excited to be partnering with the Green & Healthy Homes Initiative Greater Syracuse to correct home health and safety hazards faced by low-income homeowners in Syracuse. The Community Foundation is providing convening, facilitation and grant funding assistance in this effort. On Thursday, June 16, local stakeholders convened at the Southwest Community Center to sign a

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Five Local Organizations Graduate from Leadership Training Program

Blog- Feature- TLC 2014 Classroom

  June 10, 2016 – On May 14, leaders from five local grassroots and nonprofit organizations celebrated their completion of The Leadership Classroom (TLC), an initiative of the Central New York Community Foundation. After participating in monthly training sessions, each group received a $3,500 grant to implement a community project that is proposed and planned during their training. Participants from

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Oswego County Community Foundation Accepting Grant Applications

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May 31, 2016— The Oswego County Community Foundation (Oswego Foundation) is now accepting grant applications from nonprofit organizations serving Oswego County. The grant application deadline is July 15, 2016. Proposals are encouraged from a variety of program areas including education, health, social services, arts and culture, civic concerns, and preservation of historic resources. Requests may range from $500 – $5,000. The

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