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. Local funders meet regularly to learn about community needs and to consider joint funding.

The Human Services Coalition publishes a Local Foundation Directory

Community Foundation’s 2021 Grant Opportunities


Grants offered by other local funders for 2021

Community Arts Partnership with various 2021 deadlines in development

Health Foundation for Western and Central New York

Ithaca Urban Renewal Agency for CBDG and HOME grants

Legacy Foundation with deadlines of April 15 and September 15

Park Foundation grant cycles with 2021 deadlines of January 8, March 26, July 9, and September 24

Social Service League with a deadline of October 22

Sustainable Tompkins mini-grants with deadlines of  April 1 and October 1

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

Tompkins County Tourism Program, with a variety of deadlines

United Way of Tompkins County with a variety of deadlines

Women Building Community Unexpected Needs Grants have a rolling application, the Women Building Community Grants has a deadline of September 23

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

Candid Foundation Center

Foundation Directory Online

FDO Quick Start

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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