January 2nd, 2023

2022 Resilient Communities Fall Grant Cycle: $310,987 Granted to 44 Organizations in 88 grants

This cycle will provided unrestricted support to organizations meeting community needs, some longstanding, some new, or revealed in the aftermath of the pandemic. The Fall Grant Cycle makes grants from the Community Foundation’s Tompkins, Today, and Tomorrow Fund and our Community Impact Fund as well as varied donor advised and field of interest funds. Triad Foundation, a local private foundation, also selected a number of applications to fund based on their philanthropic interests.

$310,987 was funded in 88 grants to 44 organizations.

Tompkins Today and Tomorrow granted $103,000. Community Impact Fund granted $5,000. These two funds made 22 grants.

11 Donor Advised Funds made 46 grants totaling $101,205.

5 Field of Interest Funds made 15 grants totaling $65,282.

Triad Foundation made 5 grants totaling $36,500.

Catholic Charities Tompkins/Tioga
Cayuga Lake Watershed Network
Cayuga Trails Club
Cayuga Vocal Ensemble
Child Development Council
Coalition for Healthy School Food
Coddington Road Community Center
Dorothy Cotton Jubilee Singers
Doula Access Initiative
Downtown Ithaca Children’s Center
Family & Children’s Service of Ithaca
Finger Lakes Toy Library
Foodnet Meals on Wheels
Free Science Workshop
Golden Opportunity
Greater Ithaca Activities Center
Groundswell Center for Local Food & Farming
Hospicare and Palliative Care Services of TC
Ithaca Area Economic Development (Fiscal Sponsor: TC Area Development Foundation)
Ithaca Health Alliance
Ithaca Neighborhood Housing Services
Ithaca Public Education Initiative (IPEI)
Ithaca Welcomes Refugees
Kitchen Theatre Company
Mama’s Comfort Camp (Fiscal Sponsor: Center for Transformative Action)
Midstate COSH (Council for Occupational Safety and Health)
Mutual Aid Tompkins (fiscal sponsor: TC Worker’s Center)
Namgyal Monastery Institute of Buddhist Studies
OAR of Tompkins County
Open Doors English (Fiscal Sponsor: Center for Transformative Action)
Opus Ithaca School of Music
Running to Places Theatre Company
St. James A.M.E. Zion Church
St. John’s Community Services
Story House Ithaca (fiscal sponsor: Center for Transformative Action)
The Cherry Arts
Unbroken Promise Initiative
Women’s Opportunity Center of Tompkins & Onondaga Counties
YMCA of Ithaca & Tompkins County
Youth Farm Project


Triad Foundation Funded the Following Grant Applications

Birthright of Ithaca
Habitat for Humanity of Tompkins and Cortland Counties
Love Living at Home, Inc.
Saoirse Pastures
Special Olympics New York