M&T Bank Fund Awards More than $114,000 to Community Organizations

M&T Bank/Partners Trust Bank Charitable Fund (MTPT) awarded $114,740 in grants to seven local nonprofits in the first quarter of 2019. MTPT, a donor-advised fund of The Community Foundation of Herkimer & Oneida Counties, is committed to investing in its local community. “Our advisory committee gave considerations to many deserving…
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Community Foundation Awards Over $965,000 to Nonprofits, Opens Two New Funds

UTICA, NY – The Community Foundation of Herkimer & Oneida Counties announced awards totaling more than $225,000 to 6 nonprofit organizations through its competitive grants process for the first quarter of 2019. Competitive grants are awarded to area nonprofits primarily in support of The Community Foundation’s strategic investment areas of…
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Community Foundation Offering Nonprofit Workshops and Webinars

The Community Foundation of Herkimer & Oneida Counties is offering the following free workshops and webinars for staff and board members of area nonprofits. The trainings will take place at The Community Foundation, 2608 Genesee Street, Utica. Registration is required as seating is limited. Register online at www.foundationhoc.org/events. The Life…
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2018 Record-Breaking Year for Community Foundation Grantmaking, Donations

The Community Foundation of Herkimer & Oneida Counties marked another year of community impact in 2018, awarding nearly 750 grants totaling more than $6.9 million to support programs and initiatives that will have long-lasting impact. In addition, The Community Foundation’s donor support set a record: $15.4 million from 4,300 donors…
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Clinton Central School Teachers Awarded Kirkland Fellowship Grants

  The Kirkland Fellowship, established through the Hayes-Couper Fund at The Community Foundation of Herkimer & Oneida Counties, provides learning opportunities for teachers in the Clinton Central School District. The goal of the fellowship program is to help those teachers improve the effectiveness of their teaching to all students and…
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Kevin “Bing” Crossley Memorial Foundation Established to Honor Fallen Officer

The Kevin “Bing” Crossley Memorial Foundation was recently established at The Community Foundation of Herkimer and Oneida Counties in honor of Kevin “Bing” Crossley, a Village of Whitesboro police officer who lost his life in a motor vehicle accident while on patrol in April 2018. The foundation was established by…
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