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New Nonprofit Helps Students Gain Access to Career Opportunities

In the City of Syracuse, a whopping 34% of residents live below the poverty line, compared to 15.5% nationally, according to the American Community Survey. This local crisis is inspiring people to take action – and get creative – to help our residents succeed and thrive. Enter Together Now, a new grassroots nonprofit organization aims to turn the tides on

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New Program Offers Coaching to Emerging Nonprofit Leaders

August 30, 2017 – The Central New York Community Foundation is offering mid-level staff of nonprofit organizations in Onondaga and Madison counties the opportunity to enhance their leadership skills in preparation for future responsibilities as they move up in their organizations. The newly launched LeadUP CNY, the Marsellus Next Generation Leadership Program will be offered bi-yearly and is designed to

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Cayuga Fund distributes $68,025 in grants

June 20, 2017 (Cayuga, NY) – The Cayuga Community Fund, an affiliate fund of the Central New York Community Foundation, awarded $68,025 to 17 nonprofit organizations that serve residents of Cayuga County. ARC of Seneca Cayuga received $4,380 to offer computer-assisted art labs at its day service sites, which provide services to individuals with developmental disabilities. The art and design

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Second Round of Nonprofit Storytelling Initiative Launches in Central New York

(Syracuse, NY) After a successful pilot in 2016, local funders are once again collaborating to bring an enhanced storytelling initiative called StoryGrowing to Central New York. Supported through a partnership between the Health Foundation for Western and Central New York, the Central New York Community Foundation, and the Gifford Foundation, StoryGrowing helps non-profits strengthen their storytelling culture and skills through

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Oswego County Community Foundation Accepting Grant Applications

May 19, 2017— 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, 2017. 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.

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Pulaski Fund Awards $16,865 in Grants

March 27, 2017 (Pulaski, NY) – The Greater Pulaski Community Endowment Fund recently awarded $16,865 in grants to eight nonprofit organizations serving the Pulaski area. Hunt of a Lifetime received $2,000 to take youth with life-threatening illnesses and disabilities on hunting and fishing trips. The trip will either take place in the Pulaski area or benefit youth participants from the

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