Giving With Gratitude

Terra Meenan, local business owner and founder of In Bloom Yoga in New Hartford, came up with a unique way of giving back to the community as a first-time Foundation donor. On Thanksgiving Day, Meenan held a special yoga practice at the In Bloom Yoga studio called “Moving with Gratitude.”…
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We Are How We Treat Each Other Video

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PHOTOS: $25,000 Impact Opportunity Challenge Finals

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PHOTOS: 2016 Celebration of Philanthropy

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PHOTOS: 2016 Speaker Series with Don Marinelli

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VIDEO: How to make impact in our community – in your words

Through an interactive day of art, music, discussion, local food and drinks, we unveiled The Foundation’s new direction of 1-2-3 Impact – using partnership, innovation and investment to make the most impact our community. More than 200 community members came through our new community space at 2608 Genesee St. to…
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VIDEO: Utica National, Johnson Park partnership to impact school readiness in Utica, NY

The Foundation and Utica National Insurance Group recently partnered to address school readiness in Utica, NY. Utica National Insurance Group invested $100,000 from their fund at The Foundation for the startup of a drop-in center at Johnson Park Center focused specifically on preparing pre-school age children for kindergarten. Currently, there…
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VIDEO: Herkimer ARC Business Park Becomes an Economic Engine in Herkimer County

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VIDEO: thINCubator Program Supports Local Entrepreneurs in Making Big Impact in Oneida and Herkimer Counties

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VIDEO: North Utica Fitness Center life-saving for some residents

Liz Douglass had been calling her husband for 36 hours. It wasn’t like Paul to go so long without talking to his wife. With thousands of miles between them, Liz called her son. “Something’s wrong with Dad,” she said from Florida where she was vacationing. With his 5-year-old son in…
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