Remembering and honoring our loved ones in June

The Foundation provides giving opportunities to honor and remember loved ones. Here you can view the gifts made during the month of June 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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Clinton Central School Teachers Awarded Kirkland Fellowship Grants

The Kirkland Fellowship, established through the Hayes-Couper Fund at The Community Foundation of Herkimer and Oneida Counties, provides learning opportunities for teachers in the Clinton Central School District. The goal of the fellowship program is to create better educators, which in turn creates better students. This year, five teachers were…
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Essay Winner Earns Summer Internship in Utica Mayor’s Office

A panel of independent judges has selected Mario Mannella, a Proctor High School junior, as the winner of the annual Give Back to Utica essay contest, earning him a paid summer internship in City of Utica Mayor Robert M. Palmieri’s office. The internship is funded through the Give Back to…
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Alexandra G. Kogut Memorial Fund Awards Multiple Grants to Community

The Alexandra G. Kogut Memorial Fund was created by Becky and Mark Kogut in honor of their daughter, Alexandra, to support community organizations that share her passion and kindness. Each year, several grants are awarded through this donor-advised fund of The Community Foundation of Herkimer and Oneida Counties, allowing Alexandra’s…
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Lead-Free MV Coalition Recognizes June as National Healthy Homes Month

HUD’s Office of Lead Hazard Control and Healthy Homes (OLHCHH) is sponsoring the second annual National Healthy Homes Month (NHHM) during June 2017. This month-long celebration offers an opportunity to learn more about housing and its impact on health, including the prevention of childhood lead poisoning, residential asthma intervention, radon…
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Remembering and honoring our loved ones in May

The Foundation provides giving opportunities to honor and remember loved ones. Here you can view the gifts made during the month of May 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 April

The Foundation provides giving opportunities to honor and remember loved ones. Here you can view the gifts made during the month of April 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 March

The Foundation provides giving opportunities to honor and remember loved ones. Here you can view the gifts made during the month of March 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 $27,500 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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New Investment Opportunity Promotes Independent Senior Living in Herkimer and Oneida Counties

The Community Foundation of Herkimer & Oneida Counties is seeking applications for a new investment opportunity to support programs and projects that promote independent senior living in Herkimer and Oneida counties. Applicants must propose a new solution or an enhancement to an existing program that advances seniors’ self-determination and relates…
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