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Community Foundation Gave Record $14 Million in Grants Last Year

July 5, 2017 – The Central New York Community Foundation awarded a record-breaking $14 million in grants between April 1, 2016 and March 31, 2017. This year’s grant award amount increased 28 percent over the same period one year ago, most of which was focused on the work of local charities. Over the course of its history, the organization has

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Community Foundation Leaders Gather at the White House for Celebration

Amidst the excitement of ‘Giving Tuesday’ this December 2nd, more than 100 philanthropic leaders from around the country came together for something extraordinary. This year marks the 100-year anniversary of the nation’s first community foundation and Senior White House Officials wasted no time insuring this special milestone was commemorated. In collaboration with the Silicon Valley Community Foundation, President Obama invited leaders

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