Community Asked to Pledge Support for Equity, Social Justice for All

Building on a recently announced $10 million community initiative for racial equity and social justice, The Community Foundation of Herkimer and Oneida Counties is urging community residents to take the Mohawk Valley Equity Pledge to build grassroots support for meaningful change. “Money alone won’t solve our community’s problems,” said Alicia…
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Community Foundation Commits $10 Million to Racial Equity, Social Justice

The Community Foundation of Herkimer and Oneida Counties Board of Trustees Thursday approved a $10 million plan, the largest single investment in the organization’s history, as an initial 10-year commitment to address racial equity and social justice issues. The Board action means that The Community Foundation will work with multiple…
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Racial Equity and Social Justice Fund Established

Community Foundation Announces First Step in Long-Term Strategy The Community Foundation of Herkimer and Oneida Counties announced today the first step in a long-term strategy to challenge and overcome systemic racism and a broad range of longstanding barriers to opportunity for persons of color. Established with a gift of $50,000 from…
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