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World Refugee Day Event Celebrates and Recognizes Our Diverse Community

Christina Whiteside, administrative associate at the Community Foundation, visited the World Refugee Day Celebration at the Philanthropy Center on June 20th and shares with us her first-hand experience of this heart-warming and eye-opening event. In the early afternoon hours on June 20th, InterFaith Works staff and volunteers gathered in the ballroom of the Central New York Philanthropy Center to celebrate

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Women’s Fund Awards $36,900 to Planning Initiatives that Support Women and Girls

August 3, 2017 (Syracuse, NY) – Six nonprofit organizations from Onondaga, Madison and Cayuga counties were awarded grants from the Women’s Fund of Central New York. The grants, totaling $36,900, will fund strategic planning efforts for projects that support the advancement and full participation of women and girls. Grants will be used to cover costs related to planning, such as

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Community Foundation Establishes 35 New Funds

We gratefully acknowledge the generous community-minded individuals, families and organizations that established new funds at the Community Foundation this year. These funds will benefit the community now and for generations to come. To view a full list of all of our funds, visit Community Funds Mrs. Laurie J. and Dr. William Clark, Jr. Community Fund Dr. William Clark was

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Manlius Teen Shares Love for Science and Technology with Area Children

New Nonprofit Emphasizes the Importance of STEAM Education June 28, 2017 – Alena Zhang, a high school student, developed a love for science and technology while attending Fayetteville-Manlius High School, where she is currently finishing her senior year. She found many things about science to be amazing, especially considering how problem-solving applications could lead to significant gateways to the future.

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Community Foundation Announces New Board Members and Officers

June 22, 2017– On June 21, 2017, the Central New York Community Foundation Board of Directors elected four new members, who will serve three- year terms and appointed new officers. Daniel Fisher, Former Executive Vice President, Human Resources & Organization Leadership, Welch Allyn Dan Fisher worked for Welch Allyn for over 30 years, most recently as Executive Vice President, HR

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