News

2017

Grant Funding Available for Non-Profits Serving Clayton and Cape Vincent communities

Community Foundation Awards $30,000 Grant To Support YMCA Branch in Sackets Harbor

Community Foundation Announces Grants to Benefit Projects at Thompson Park

Food Pantries in Three Counties to Share in $30,000 Grant

Six Projects Receive Six Town Community Fund Support

2016

Youth Philanthropy Council Accepting Proposals For $20,000 in Grant Funding

First Evergreen STEM Scholarships awarded, dinner reception hosted by Clarkson University to honor students

Matching Grant to Help “Coats for Kids” Campaign in Carthage

$5,000 in Grant Funding Available through Six Town Community Fund

Community Sessions for Six Town Community Fund To Be Held Next Week

Community Foundation Collaborates with Dyson Foundation to Support Double Play Sports Community Center

Grant Application Period Extended for The Lighthouse Fund

Jefferson Economic Development Fund Affiliates With Northern New York Community Foundation

Community Foundation’s LEAD Council Awards Grants To Two North Country Schools

Community Foundation Awards Matching Grants To Two St. Lawrence County Agencies

Seven Projects Receive Support Through George Davis Fund for Lowville

Dale Kenyon Community Fund Awards Grants to Three Local Agencies

JCC Alumnus, Jefferson Community College Foundation and Northern New York Community Foundation recognize Jefferson-Can Community Scholars

Community Foundation & WPBS-DT to Launch “Northern New York Community Podcast” Initiative

Kolb, Williams Named Graf Award Recipients at Watertown High School

The Lighthouse Fund Available to Cape Vincent & Clayton Non-Profits

Community Foundation Awards Matching Grant To Build Endowment for American Maple Museum

Community Foundation Awards Two Matching Grants Totaling $55,000 to Support Watertown Projects

Funding Available to Support Tree Planting Projects in City of Watertown

Grant Funding Available for Orchestral Performances in Watertown

Grant Funding Available Through Dale Kenyon Community Fund For Organizations Serving Town of Clayton

Grant Application Available for George Davis Fund for Lowville

Legacy of Dr. David G. Gregor Approaches $2 Million

2015

Local Fire Department Establishes Partnership With Scholarship Fund at Community Foundation

Community Foundation Awards Nearly $50,000 in Grants

Four Youth Philanthropy Councils Award Nearly $40,000 in Community Grants

$15,000 in Grants Awarded from Geographic Funds for Lowville and Clayton

Community Foundation Awards $25,000 Grant To Support Cancer Center Campaign at Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center ]

JCC Alumnus, Jefferson Community College Foundation and Northern New York Community Foundation recognize Jefferson-Can Community Scholars

Three Watertown High School Seniors Named Graf Award Recipients

New Community Foundation Scholarship Established to Provide Annual Scholarships for STEM Education

Community Foundation Explores Creation of Philanthropy and Nonprofit Resource Center

Finance Coordinator position available at NNYCF

Community Foundation Awards $25,000 in Support of North Country Honors the Mountain Project

2015-2016 Community Foundation Scholarships Available for Students in Jefferson, Lewis and St. Lawrence Counties

Grant Application for Davis Fund for Lowville Now Available

George R. Davis grant application for 2015

Grant Funding Available for Tree Planting in City of Watertown

Grant Funding Available for Orchestral Performances

North Country Council of Social Agencies Partners with the Community Foundation to Provide Scholarship

Deadline Nears As Four Youth Philanthropy Councils Accept Grant Requests for $40,000 in Funding

2014

Community Foundation Helps Supply Food Pantries Across Jefferson, Lewis and St. Lawrence Counties

Community Foundation Grants Help Launch Two Campaigns

Four Youth Philanthropy Councils Accepting Grant Requests for $40,000

Clifton-Fine Community Fund Awards $10,000 in Grants

Community Foundation Approves Matching Grants to Strengthen Partnerships

NNYCF Introduces Two New Youth Philanthropy Councils

Immaculate Heart Central YPC Photo
Ogdensburg Free Academy YPC Photo

George Davis Fund Grants to Support Six Lowville Projects

Community Foundation Honors Peter Van de Water by Establishing $30,000 Fund for St. Lawrence County


Potsdam Youth Philanthropy Council Awards $10,000 in Grants


Watertown High School’s Youth Philanthropy Council Awards $10,000 in Grants


Local High School Juniors Awarded JLI Scholarship

Student’s Photo

Community Foundation Launches LEAD Council Progra

Daniel J. Briggs Memorial Scholarship Fund Established

Funding Available for Orchestral Performances


Funding Available for Tree Planting ~ Carolyn Whitney Fund


Reverend Peter N. Butler Guggenheim Summer Camp Scholarship Fund ~ Providing Young Campers Opportunity to Attend Saranac Lake Summer Camp


Community Foundation Approves Grants at March Board Meeting


Youth Philanthropy Council spring group at Watertown High School Accepting Grant Applications for up to $10,000 in Funding

2014-2015 Community Foundation Scholarships Available

Grant application for George R. Davis Fund now available

Davis grant application

Grant recipients for “Adopting Health Habits” initiative announced

Thousand Islands Foundation now a Component of NNYCF

Renzi Foodservice Establishes Charitable Foundation

JLI Scholarship Program Launches into Second Year

2013

Community Foundation to implement LEAD Council program in 2014

Community Foundation Makes $100,000 Loan to Strengthen North Country Family Health Center

Potsdam Educational Opportunities Fund Receives $50,000 Year End Match Challenge

Youth Philanthropy Council at Potsdam Central Seeks Grant Proposals for Funding

New partnership with Ogdensburg Free Academy for NNYCF’s youth council

Two Youth Philanthropy Council Groups at Watertown High to award $20,000 in community grants

Stage Notes Establishes Charitable Foundation

Foundation Provides $100,000 in Matching Grants for New Community Funds

Community Foundation Makes Grants in Three Counties

High School Juniors Awarded Inaugural JLI Scholarship

JLI Awards photo

JLI Scholarship Recipients Announced at May 7th Fundraiser

Mary H. Macsherry Awarded Foundation’s 2013 Spirit of Philanthropy Award Posthumously

Northern New York Community Foundation increases scholarship awards by $20,000 for St. Lawrence County students

George R. Davis Fund
Grant Application Now Available

Davis grant application

2013-2014 Community Foundation Scholarships Available

NNY Community Foundation Accepting Applications for New Jefferson Leadership Institute Scholarship

North Country Business Establishes Charitable Foundation

The Orchestra of Northern New York Establishes Endowment Fund with the Foundation

Watertown Native Joins Community Foundation Staff

Photo of Max Delsignore

Community Foundation Awards Three Additional Grants – 2013

 

2012

Community Foundation Scholarship Applications Available

First Garrett Loomis Firefighters Seminar

George R. Davis, Lowville, Grant Application

Foundation Board Approves Grants & Scholarships at March Board Meeting

Clayton Community Band Named Foundation’s 2012 Spirit of Philanthropy Award Honoree

Lewis County Child and Youth Development and

Empowerment Project to Provide up to $200,000 in Funding

Lewis County Child and Youth Development and

Empowerment Project, Dyson Foundation, Request for Proposal

Couple Makes a $200,000 Combined Commitment

Community Foundation Makes $200,000 Lead Gift in Support of Watertown Urban Mission Campaign

First George R. Davis Grants Awarded for Lowville

Community Foundation Awards $135,000 in Youth Grants in Lewis County

Youth Philanthropy Council to Award $10,000 in Community Grants

Community Foundation Scholarships Total Over $11 Million Since 1980

Foundation Board Approves Grants & Support of Food Pantries at December Board Meeting

Jefferson Leadership Institute (JLI) Offers New Junior Scholarship for Local High School Students