Funding Opportunities from other Tompkins County Funders

As part of the Tompkins County Funders group we seek to share information and connect prospective applicants with available funding. These local funders have interests in investing in the results of the work of Tompkins County non-profits.

The Human Services Coalition publishes a Local Foundation Directory

Community Foundation’s 2018 Grant Opportunities


Grants offered by other local funders for the 2018 


Continuum of Care at Human Services Coalition (housing and services) with a deadline of February 23

Ithaca Urban Renewal Agency with a deadline of February 28

Sustainable Tompkins mini-grants with a deadline of March 1

Park Foundation grant cycles with 2018 deadlines of January 5, March 29, July 12, and September 21

Legacy Foundation with deadlines of April 15 and September 15

Tompkins Charitable Gift Fund grant cycles with  deadlines of March 1 and September 1

Community Arts Partnership with various Fall 2018 deadline

Tompkins County Tourism Program, with a variety of deadlines

United Way of Tompkins County

Women Building Community grants applications in Spring and Fall plus a rolling application process for unexpected needs, next regular application deadline of Sept 21, 2018

Please check each funder’s website and follow their specific application instructions.

Are you a funder?

If you are a funder and would like your grant application listed here please contact George Ferrari at the Community Foundation at

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