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Northern New York Community Foundation Grant

Grants to New York Nonprofits to Improve the Quality
of Life in Jefferson, St. Lawrence, and Lewis Counties

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Northern New York Community Foundation

Deadline Date:

10/18/19 - For St. Jefferson and Lewis Counties only.

Description:

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Grants to New York nonprofit organizations to support innovative projects, programs, and initiatives that improve the quality of life for residents in Jefferson, St. Lawrence, and Lewis Counties. Areas of focus include health and wellness, recreation, human services, arts and culture, families and youth, education, and community development.

The Northern New York Community Foundation encourages grant requests designed for meaningful and valuable impact in Northern New York. 

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 175550

Estimated Size of Grant:

Grant requests of $5,000 or less may be approved at the committee level. Larger grant requests are referred to the Board of Directors with a committee recommendation.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

The Northern New York Community Foundation community grant program allows tax-exempt, nonprofit organizations in Jefferson, Lewis, and St. Lawrence counties to apply for grants.

Pre-Application Information:

2019 Grant Application Deadline / Board Meeting:
- Friday, January 25 / Tuesday, March 19
- Friday, April 19 / Tuesday, June 25
- Friday, July 19 / Tuesday, September 24
- Friday, October 18 / Tuesday, December 17

Grant applications are reviewed four times each year. Grant requests of $5,000 or less may be approved at the committee level. Larger grant requests are referred to the Board of Directors with a committee recommendation.

St. Lawrence County grant proposals are reviewed twice a year and must be submitted by Friday, April 19, 2019, and Friday, July 19, 2019, to be considered.

Applicants will be notified of the grant award or denial by letter after the Board of Directors meeting.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Max DelSignore, Assistant Director
max@nnycf.org

Northern New York Community Foundation
Northern New York Philanthropy Center
131 Washington Street
Watertown, NY 13601

Phone: (315) 782-7110
info@nnycf.org
Fax: 315-782-0047

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Geographic Focus:

USA: New York: Jefferson, Lewis, and St. Lawrence counties