Dyson Foundation Board Approves New Grants - December 2015

At its most recent meeting in December, 2015, the Foundation’s Board of Directors approved over $3,000,000 in new grants to 52 different organizations. Major grants included:

Community Voices Heard
New York, NY
Grant Amount: $205,000
Project Term: 2016-2017
Community Organizing in Low-Income Communities in the Mid-Hudson Valley/

Family of Woodstock
Woodstock, NY
Grant Amount: $290,000
Project Term: 2016 – 2017
General Operating Support

Grace Smith House
Poughkeepsie, NY
Grant Amount: $150,000
Project Term: 2016 – 2017
Domestic Violence Adult Counseling Program

Hudson River Housing
Poughkeepsie, NY
Grant Amount: $250,000
Project Term: 2015 – 2016
General Operating Support

Jewish Family Service of Orange County
Middletown, NY
Grant Amount: $150,000
Project Term: 2016 – 2017
Safety Net Programs

Pace University – School of Land Use Law Center
Poughkeepsie, NY
Grant Amount: $100,000
Project Term: 2016
Planning technical assistance to the City of Poughkeepsie

Safe Homes of Orange County
Newburgh, NY
Grant Amount: $100,000
Project Term: 2016 – 2017
General Operating Support

Third Way Institute
Washington, DC
Grant Amount: $500,000
Project Term: 2016 – 2017
General Operating Support

Worker Justice Center of New York
Kingston, NY
Grant Amount: $150,000
Project Term: 2016 – 2017
Workplace Justice Program