November 19th, 2021
Over $324,000 of Grants to 40 Organizations from Community Foundation 2021 Fall Grant Cycle – Resilient Communities
Congratulating our newest Grantees with 68 grants to 40 organizations totaling $324,352!
This cycle provided flexible operating support (up to $10,000) to organizations meeting community needs, some longstanding, some new, or revealed in the aftermath of the pandemic.
Comprised of $99,922 from our Tompkins Today & Tomorrow Fund, $75,284 from nine donor advised funds, and over $40,000 from four Field of Interest Funds, such as our Susan Christopherson Community Planning Fund and Women’s Fund. We have also made more than $107,000 of grants from our vibrant Social Justice Fund.
We invite you to explore the links below to learn more about the organizations and programs supported in this grant cycle.
BJM After School Enrichment
Brooktondale Community Center
Cancer Resource Center
Catholic Charities Tompkins/Tioga
Cayuga Lake Watershed Network
Child Development Council
College Mentors for Kids
Community Science Institute
Community Unity Music Education Program (CUMEP) (Fiscal sponsor: Community Arts Partnership)
Dorothy Cotton Jubilee Singers
Doula Access Initiative
Family & Children’s Service of Ithaca
Finger Lakes ReUse, Inc.
Finger Lakes Toy Library
Free Science Workshop
Golden Opportunity (GO)
GreenStar Community Projects
Ithaca Community Childcare Center (IC3)
Ithaca Health Alliance
Ithaca Welcomes Refugees
Love Living at Home
No Mas Lagrimas / No More Tears
OAR of Tompkins County
Open Doors English (Fiscal Sponsor: Center For Transformative Action)
Opus Ithaca School of Music
Paleontological Research Institution (PRI)
Running to Places Theatre Company
Saoirse Pastures, Inc.
Southside Community Center
State Theatre of Ithaca
Suicide Prevention & Crisis Service of Tompkins County
Susan Christopherson Center for Community Planning (Fiscal sponsor: Center for Transformative Action)
Traditional Center for Indigenous Knowledge and Healing (fiscal sponsor: Village at Ithaca)
Unbroken Promise Initiative (fiscal sponsor: Center for Transformative Action)
YMCA of Ithaca & Tompkins County