M&T Bank Fund Awards More Than $104,000 in Community Grants

M&T Bank continues to invest locally through the M&T Bank/Partners Trust Charitable Fund (MTPT), a donor-advised fund of The Community Foundation of Herkimer & Oneida Counties. The fund has distributed more than $1 million in support of programs and organizations that will have a strong and lasting impact in the…
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Celebrating The Local Impact of Community Foundations

During the week of November 12-18, 2016, The Community Foundation of Herkimer & Oneida Counties will join more than 700 community foundations across America celebrating Community Foundation Week. For more than 25 years, the effort has raised awareness about the increasingly important role of these philanthropic organizations in fostering local…
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Remembering and honoring our loved ones in October

The Foundation provides giving opportunities to honor and remember loved ones. Here you can view the gifts made during the month of October to honor and remember family, friends and loved ones. We welcome your partnership. If you would like to make a gift, please click the donate button at…
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Remembering and honoring our loved ones in September

The Foundation provides giving opportunities to honor and remember loved ones. Here you can view the gifts made during the month of September to honor and remember family, friends and loved ones. We welcome your partnership. If you would like to make a gift, please click the donate button at…
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M&T Bank Fund Awards More Than $68,000 in Grants at Quarterly Meeting

M&T Bank continues to invest locally through the M&T Bank/Partners Trust Charitable Fund (MTPT), a donor-advised fund of The Community Foundation of Herkimer & Oneida Counties. The fund has distributed more than $1 million in support of programs and organizations that will have a strong and lasting impact in our…
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Remembering and honoring our loved ones in August

The Foundation provides giving opportunities to honor and remember loved ones. Here you can view the gifts made during the month of August to honor and remember family, friends and loved ones. We welcome your partnership. If you would like to make a gift, please click the donate button at…
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Community Foundation Names Director of Giving Strategies

Nick Grimmer has been named director of giving strategies at The Community Foundation of Herkimer & Oneida Counties. As director, Grimmer will guide the cultivation and expansion of The Community Foundation’s portfolio of philanthropic partners. He will also lead efforts to engage a growing number of charitable partners in supporting…
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Smith Market Wins $25,000 Impact Opportunity Challenge

Smith Market was selected as the winner of The Community Foundation of Herkimer & Oneida Counties’ $25,000 Impact Opportunity Challenge. The market was one of five finalists to pitch their idea for an innovative business concept for downtown Utica to a panel of judges on Wednesday, August 10. The market…
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Remembering and honoring our loved ones in July

The Foundation provides giving opportunities to honor and remember loved ones. Here you can view the gifts made during the month of July to honor and remember family, friends and loved ones. We welcome your partnership. If you would like to make a gift, please click the donate button at…
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Nonprofit Training Workshop – Tuesday, August 9

The Community Foundation of Herkimer & Oneida Counties is offering a free training program titled “Board Service: Understanding Your Role and Responsibilities” for staff and board members of area nonprofits. The workshop will take place on Tuesday, August 9, 2016, at The Foundation, 2608 Genesee Street, Utica. Registration and continental…
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