Community Foundation Announces Promotions
Syracuse, NY – February 29, 2016 – The Central New York Community Foundation has promoted three employees.
Danielle Hurley was promoted to Director, Community Grantmaking. Hurley has worked for the Community Foundation since 2007, most recently as Program Officer. Hurley directs the Community Grantmaking process, special grant initiatives and programs. Hurley holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and History from Keuka College.
David Kilpatrick was promoted to Program Officer, Community Grantmaking. Kilpatrick has worked for the Community Foundation since 2010, most recently as Grants Manager. Kilpatrick assists in the community grantmaking process, special grant initiatives and programs and oversees grantmaking for the Community Foundation’s component funds. Kilpatrick holds a Bachelor of Science in English from Colgate University.
Gerianne Corradino was promoted to Finance Associate. Corradino has worked for the Community Foundation since 2015 where she previously served as Finance Assistant. Corradino is responsible for grant distribution, accounts payable and receivable processes, and provides general administrative support to the Finance department. Corradino holds a Duel Bachelor of Science in French Literature and Language and International Trade from the State University of New York at Oswego.
About the Central New York Community Foundation
Established in 1927, the Central New York Community Foundation encourages local philanthropy by supporting the growth of permanent charitable endowments for the betterment of the region. The Community Foundation is the largest charitable foundation in the region with assets of nearly $190 million. It awarded $9.9 million in grants last year to nonprofit organizations and since its inception has invested more than $135 million in the community. The Community Foundation serves as the steward of charitable legacies for individuals, families and businesses through the administration of nearly 700 funds. The organization also serves as a civic leader, convener and sponsor of special initiatives designed to strengthen local nonprofits and address the region’s most pressing challenges. cnycf.org