Foundation / Corporation
Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo (CFGB)
07/31/20 3:00 PM
Grants to New York nonprofit organizations in eligible counties for innovative projects to address systemic issues that have arisen due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis. Funding is intended to focus on issues related to arts and culture, childcare, food security, housing and homelessness, out of school time, behavioral health, community-based health, and eldercare support and services. Collaborations between community organizations across issue areas are encouraged as new ways of addressing community challenges and improving outcomes. Applicants must be located in or serving one of the eight counties of Western New York: Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie, Genesee, Niagara, Orleans, and Wyoming.
The impact of COVID-19, coupled with the persistent challenges to racial equity, has been felt across multiple systems in the WNY region. Systems intended to support community needs have been stretched beyond their capacity. The WNY COVID-19 Community Response Fund is now moving to support the region’s longer-term recovery, with a Build Back Better (B3) initiative. The purpose of B3 is to support innovative solutions from and for the nonprofit sector as it strives to continue to serve the needs of the region.
B3 will focus on identifying and supporting innovative solutions developed by the nonprofit community in three phases:
GrantWatch ID#: 190680
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Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo
(Larkin at Exchange)
726 Exchange Street, Suite 525
Buffalo, NY 14210
Phone: (716) 852-2857
Fax: (716) 852 – 2861
USA: New York: Western New York: Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie, Genesee, Niagara, Orleans, and Wyoming
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