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DEC 2015/JAN 2016

 

IN THIS ISSUE

 UPDATES


$313,666 in Grants Awarded; McMahon/Ryan Receives Funding to Fuel Campaign to Fight Child Abuse
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Greater Pulaski Fund Reaches Challenge Match During Fall Campaign 
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Green & Healthy Homes Initiative Hosts Stakeholder Convening
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 IN THE NEWS


Skaneateles Woman Leaves Nearly $900,000 in Will to Local Organizations Through Community Foundation
Auburn Citizen
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Teach Your Kids to Give With the Community Foundation
Bridge Street
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Landmark Theatre Receives $26,000 Grant to Improve Concessions
Syracuse Post-Standard
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A Look Back at the Community Foundation's Efforts & Grantmaking in 2015
Sunday Conversations, WSYR
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OCCF Awards $20,000 to Nonprofits
Oswego County Today
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Cayuga Community Fund Gives $30,000 in Grants to Local Schools, Civic Organizations
Auburn Citizen
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 PHOTOS


View photo albums from some of our recent visits within the Central New York community:

Meet the Foundations Networking Event

Washington Square Park Playground Ribbon Cutting

Your Stories

Stories from our donor & nonprofit partners

VIDEO: Syracuse Restaurant Gets "Up Started!"

UP Start  Aloha Japanese Bento Express
VIDEO: Northside UP's UP Start Syracuse initiative is helping members of our region's refugee population to jump-start successful business ownership. The program got started after winning the Community Foundation's $85,000 Collaborative Impact Prize. Meet Zaw Thin Nyein, who recently saw his dream to own his own restaurant come true.
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Northern Onondaga Public Library Grows a Greener Community with LibraryFarm

In addition to traditional library offerings, the Cicero branch of NOPL also manages LibraryFarm, a collection of 58 4-by-8-foot plots of land and three 4-by-75-foot pantry gardens situated on the library grounds. 

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Ruth Hancock Utilizes the Community Foundation in Memory of her Husband, Stewart. Read Story

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How has the Community Foundation helped you?
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CNY Philanthropy Center Celebrates Five Years

CNY Philanthropy Center Celebrates 5 Years
VIDEO: This month, the CNY Philanthropy Center marked its five-year anniversary. To celebrate, we are looking back at how this building developed into our permanent home and as a collaborative space that is being utilized for the advancement of our region. Watch Video 

Get them giving!

The act of helping others can empower children to believe they have the ability to make a difference. That is why we compiled a series of resources to make it easy for you to help children explore charitable giving and participate in acts of kindness. We welcome parents, grandparents, teachers and youth organization leaders to visit cnycf.org/ChildrenGive for a wealth of websites, activity ideas and books that promote kindness and giving at any age

 EVENTS


JAN 21: N.E.W.S.: Strategic Thinking and the One-Page Business Plan

FEB 18: N.E.W.S.: Business Planning for Nonprofits - A Deeper Dive

MAR 24: N.E.W.S.: The Guide to Understanding Financial Statements for Non-Accountants

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 UPCOMING DEADLINES


JAN 31: Pulaski Community Endowment Fund Applications

MAR 25: Community Grant Applications

MAR 31: Cayuga Community Fund Applications

JUN 24: Community Grant Applications

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