News and Announcements

Dyson Foundation Board Approves New Grants - March 2019

At its most recent meeting in March 2019, the Foundation’s Board of Directors approved over $2.1 million in new grants to 81 different organizations. Major grants included:

Boys & Girls Club of Newburgh
Newburgh, NY
Grant Amount: $235,000
Project Term: 2019 – 2021
Toward general operating support

Center for Creative Education
Kingston, NY
Grant Amount: $135,000
Project Term: 2019 – 2021
Toward general operating support

Community Family Development
Poughkeepsie, NY
Grant Amount: $60,000
Project Term: 2019 – 2020
Toward general operating support

Exodus Transitional Community, Inc.
New York, NY
Grant Amount: $60,000
Project Term: 2019 – 2020
For re-entry services for the formerly incarcerated in Dutchess County

Literacy Connections of the Hudson Valley
Poughkeepsie, NY
Grant Amount: $155,000
Project Term: 2019 – 2021
Toward general operating support

Newburgh Armory Unity Center
Newburgh, NY
Grant Amount: $90,000
Project Term: 2019 – 2021
For the Kindergarten Through Career Program

Dyson Foundation Board Approves New Grants - December 2018

At its most recent meeting in December 2018, the Foundation’s Board of Directors approved over $1,240,000 in new grants to 57 different organizations. Major grants included:

Arts Mid-Hudson, Inc.
Poughkeepsie, NY
Grant Amount: $60,000
Project Term: 2019-2020
Toward General Operating Support

Child Care Council of Dutchess and Putnam, Inc.
Poughkeepsie, NY
Grant Amount: $160,000
Project Term: 2019 – 2020
For the Dutchess County Child Care Tuition Scholarship Program

Community Action of Greene County
Catskill, NY
Grant Amount: $82,000
Project Term: 2019 – 2021
Toward General Operating Support

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Columbia & Greene
Acra, NY
Grant Amount: $65,000
Project Term: 2019 – 2020
For the Parenting with Confidence Parent Education Program

Long Term Care Community Coalition
New York, NY
Grant Amount: $75,000
Project Term: 2019 – 2020
Toward the Hudson Valley Long Term Care Ombudsman Program

Mediation Center of Dutchess County
Poughkeepsie, NY
Grant Amount: $75,000
Project Term: 2019 – 2020
Toward General Operating Support

PEOPLe, Inc.
Poughkeepsie, NY
Grant Amount: $130,000
Project Term: 2019 – 2020
Toward General Operating Support