News and Announcements

Dyson Foundation Board Approves New Grants - April 2018

At its most recent meeting in April 2018, the Foundation’s Board of Directors approved over $3,700,000 in new grants to 81 different organizations. Major grants included:

Astor Services for Children & Families
Rhinebeck, NY
Grant Amount: $77,000
Project Term: 2018-2020
Toward the Enhanced Childhood Coordinated Services Initiative

Community Foundations of the Hudson Valley
Poughkeepsie, NY
Grant Amount: $140,000
Project Term: 2018 – 2020
For the Dutchess & Ulster County Field Trip Fund

Dutchess Outreach
Poughkeepsie, NY
Grant Amount: $200,000
Project Term: 2018 – 2020
Toward General Operating Support

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Newburgh
Newburgh, NY
Grant Amount: $160,000
Project Term: 2018 – 2020
Toward General Operating Support

State University of New York at New Paltz
New Paltz, NY
Grant Amount: $500,000
Project Term: 2018 – 2019
Toward 3D Printing Equipment and Support

Ulster Literacy Association
Kingston, NY
Grant Amount: $52,000
Project Term: 2018 – 2020
Toward General Operating Support

2017 Year in Review

The Dyson Foundation is pleased to present our 2017 Year in Review. In 2017, the Foundation awarded a total of $13.7 million in grants to boost economic vitality, strengthen the regional nonprofit sector, engage in public policy work, enhance education, and provide health and safety net services for those most in need. Please visit our 2017 Year in Review to learn more about the scope of our grantmaking and several of our 2017 grantees.