Dyson Foundation Board Approves New Grants - March 2015

At its most recent meeting in March, 2015, the Foundation's Board of Directors approved over $2.6 million in new grants to 89 different organizations. Major grants included:

Bard College
Annandale on Hudson, NY
Grant Amount: $375,000
Project Term: 2015 – 2017
Scholarship for Students from the Mid-Hudson Valley

Center for Governmental Research
Rochester, NY
Grant Amount: $245,000
Project Term: 2015 – 2019
Mid-Hudson Valley Community Profiles

Community Foundations of the Hudson Valley
Poughkeepsie, NY
Grant Amount: $100,000
Project Term: 2015
2015-2016 Dutchess and Ulster County Public School Field Trip Grant Program

Dutchess Outreach
Poughkeepsie, NY
Grant Amount: $345,000
Project Term: 2015 – 2017
General Operating Support

Gateways to Entrepreneurial Tomorrow's
Poughkeepsie, NY
Grant Amount: $75,000
Project Term: 2015
General Operating Support

Hudson Opera House
Hudson, NY
Grant Amount: $150,000
Project Term: 2015-2016
Community Arts Program

Mental Health Association of Columbia-Greene Counties
Hudson, NY
Grant Amount: $80,000
Project Term: 2015
The Greater Hudson Promise Neighborhood

PEOPLe, Inc.
Poughkeepsie, NY
Grant Amount: $200,000
Project Term: 2015-2016
General Operating Support

Ulster Literacy Association
Kingston, NY
Grant Amount: $90,000
Project Term: 2015 – 2017
General Operating Support

Walkway Over the Hudson
Poughkeepsie, NY
Grant Amount: $615,000
Project Term: 2015 – 2017
General Operating Support