FEB./MAR. 2015




Pulaski Fund Awards Grants
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CNYCF Goes Red for Women
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Oswego Foundation Meets Matching Challenge
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In Syracuse: What kind of park best suits downtown's '100 percent corner'?
Syracuse Post-Standard
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Give Green to Grow Greens
Eagle News
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Community Foundation Awards Grant to Engage Public on Government Modernization
Central New York Business Journal
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Community Foundation gives $100,000 to the New Oneida Library Project
Madison County Courier
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View photo albums from some of our recent visits within the Central New York community:

Interfaith Works Open House Celebration
Read Across America Day with Literacy Champions

Your Stories

Stories from our donor & nonprofit partners

Literacy Champions Excite Children About Reading

By their third birthday, children from low-income households have been exposed to 30,000,000 fewer words than those from middle- or high-income households. The Literacy Coalition of Onondaga County is working to change that. Read Story

Cazenovia Organizations Benefit from Donor's Grant Initiative

Cazenovia-area organizations are benefiting from a new and creative funding opportunity thanks to an idea from a Community Foundation fundholder.
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More Stories

Students Learn Anti-Bullying from Shakespeare  Read Story

Skaneateles Library Launches Book Locker at YMCA Read Story 

TLC: Getting to Know Hasan Stephens Read Story

WATCH: The Leadership Classroom

The Leadership Classroom (TLC) is for residents or grassroots groups that are or want to be active in improving the quality of life in their neighborhoods.

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MAR 26: N.E.W.S.: Setting Effective Individual & Organizational Goals

APR 23: N.E.W.S.: Developing Leadership Skills in Your Staff

MAY 12: Transfer of Wealth & Local Giving Panel Discussion

MAY 20: N.E.W.S.: Successful Event Planning for Fundraising

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Online Grant Application

Applicants to the Community Foundation's Community Grants program should now submit their applications using our new online system. Learn more and Register.

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MAR 27: Community Grant Deadline

MAR 31: Cayuga Community Fund Grant Deadline

JUNE 26: Community Grant Deadline

JUNE 30: Greater Pulaski Community Endowment Fund Grant Deadline

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