News and Announcements

Dyson Foundation Board Approves New Grants - September 2019

At its most recent meeting in September 2019, the Foundation’s Board of Directors approved $1.5 million in new grants to 50 different organizations. Major grants included:

Center for Prevention of Child Abuse
Poughkeepsie, NY
Grant Amount: $125,000
Project Term: 2020 – 2021
Toward general operating support.

Columbia County Community Healthcare Consortium
Hudson, NY
Grant Amount: $98,000
Project Term: 2020 – 2021
Toward general operating support.

Council on Addiction Prevention & Education of Dutchess County
Fishkill, NY
Grant Amount: $90,000
Project Term: 2020 – 2021
For the Marathon Project Youth Development Program.

Mid-Hudson Addiction Recovery Centers
Poughkeepsie, NY
Grant Amount: $65,000
Project Term: 2020
Toward general operating support.

New York Council of Nonprofits
Albany, NY
Grant Amount: $275,000
Project Term: 2020-2022
Toward general operating support for the Mid-Hudson Valley Office

Planned Parenthood of the Mid-Hudson Valley
Poughkeepsie, NY
Grant Amount: $120,000
Project Term: 2019
Toward the costs associated with a merger of five New York State Planned Parenthood affiliates.

Rural & Migrant Ministry
Poughkeepsie, NY
Grant Amount: $175,000
Project Term: 2020-2021
Toward general operating support.

Safe Homes of Orange County
Newburgh, NY
Grant Amount: $85,000
Project Term: 2020-2021
Toward general operating support.

Walkway Over the Hudson
Poughkeepsie, NY
Grant Amount: $200,000
Project Term: 2020-2021
Toward general operating support.

Worker Justice Center of New York
Kingston, NY
Grant Amount: $115,000
Project Term: 2020-2021
Toward general operating support.

Dyson Foundation Board Approves New Grants - June 2019

At its most recent meeting in June 2019, the Foundation’s Board of Directors approved over $1 million in new grants to 26 different organizations. Major grants included:

Bardavon 1869 Opera House
Poughkeepsie, NY
Grant Amount: $160,000
Project Term: 2019 – 2021
Toward general operating support

Girl Scouts Heart of the Hudson
Pleasantville, NY
Grant Amount: $125,000
Project Term: 2019 – 2021
For Girl Scout programming in non-traditional settings

RUPCO
Kingston, NY
Grant Amount: $120,000
Project Term: 2020 – 2021
Toward general operating support