$376,089 in Grants Awarded; Salvation Army Receives Funding to Provide Underserved with Expanded Mental Health Services

Sept 2015 Community Grants Release

Total of $376,089 in Grants Awarded to Nonprofits in Onondaga & Madison counties October 6, 2015 –It is common for uninsured individuals and families to face difficulties accessing the mental health services they need. Children have few options because of a lack of specialized treatment programs designed to meet the unique needs of individuals and families, and the inflexibility of

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Cazenovia Area Community Development Association Addresses Needs of Amish, Cyclists in Signature Projects

CACDA Posts and Racks

As route 20 runs through downtown Cazenovia, the common sight of local shops and cafes is now diversified with a sprouting garden of bikes in front of the library. Across the street at Buyea’s True Value, a horse and buggy waits at a hitching rail for its Amish owners to appear with tools and supplies. The bike rack and hitching

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Greater Pulaski Community Fund Annual Fundraising Campaign Begins

Pulaski Feature

September 23, 2015 – The Greater Pulaski Community Endowment Fund will launch its annual fundraising campaign this fall with a goal of reaching and surpassing $15,000 in donations to be matched by the John Ben Snow Memorial Trust. The Trust pledged to provide a dollar-for-dollar match, up to $15,000, of contributions received on or before December 15, 2015. This yields

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Marsellus Executive Development Program Helps Nonprofit Leaders


Having spent 20 years working in corporate communications, Pam Brunet was well-qualified to take on the position of Executive Director of Leadership Greater Syracuse in 2012. But because she was still new to nonprofit leadership, Brunet recognized the need to brush up on skills necessary to excel in this career transition and, ultimately, to better serve the constituents of Leadership

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Anonymous Donor Establishes $100,000 Fund for Benefit of Madison County

Mad Cty Feature Photo

August 26, 2015 – A local couple recently established a $100,000 endowment fund at the Central New York Community Foundation that will annually provide support to nonprofit organizations serving Madison County residents. The donors, who have lived in the region for many years, requested their identity remain unpublicized until their passing. The couple first had the idea to establish a

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Grant Opportunities Available for Projects that Support Women and Girls

Women's Fund

August 26, 2015- The Women’s Fund of Central New York is now accepting applications from 501 (c)(3) or other publicly supported organizations interested in applying for a grant. Organizations or projects that will have a positive impact on an issue or opportunity facing women and girls will be considered. A total of $30,000 is available for grant funding this year.

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Cayuga Fund Now Accepting Grant Applications


August 21, 2015 (Cayuga, NY)- The Cayuga Community Fund is now accepting grant applications from tax-exempt, nonprofit organizations, [501 (c)(3) or other publicly supported organizations] that reside within, or serve residents of Cayuga County. The application deadline is September 30, 2015. Requests may range from $500 – $5,000. Grants must directly benefit the residents of Cayuga County. Visit http://www.cnycf.org/cayuga to

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