September 18, 2019    1:30-3:00PM   

2019 Fall Grant Cycle: Strengthening Communities Q&A Session for Potential Applicants

Child Development Council
609 W Clinton St
Ithaca, NY 14850

This grant cycle aims to foster and develop within Tompkins County communities, the ability to improve the quality of life for all residents through collaborative planning, capacity building, and finding solutions to complex challenges.

2019 Fall Grant Cycle Guidelines

Grant Range: in response to applications received. $5,000-$20,000 (with eligibility to renew the grant in 2020)

Community Foundation is committed to fostering collaboration and strategic approaches to improve the quality of life for all in Tompkins County. This cycle prioritizes methodology and processes to achieve community planning, capacity building, systemic change and solutions to complex challenges.


Out of Cycles Request will be received and reviewed during the Spring and Fall cycle timeframes.

The Fall Grant Cycle makes grants from the Community Foundation’s Tompkins Today & Tomorrow Fund (board discretionary grants), from the Susan Christopherson Community Planning Fund, and from donor advised and field of interest funds.