Dyson Foundation Board Approves New Grants - March 2017

At its most recent meeting in March 2017, the Foundation’s Board of Directors approved over $1,188,000 in new grants to 27 different organizations. Major grants included:

Boys & Girls Club of Newburgh
Newburgh, NY
Grant Amount: $265,000
Project Term: 2017 – 2019
Toward general operating support, and after-school and summer programming.

Center for Creative Education
Kingston, NY
Grant Amount: $160,000
Project Term: 2017 – 2019
Toward general operating support.

Community Foundations of the Hudson Valley
Poughkeepsie, NY
Grant Amount: $225,000
Project Term: 2017 – 2019
Toward general operating support, and the Dutchess & Ulster County Public School Field Trip Fund for the 2017-2018 school year.

Literacy Connections of the Hudson Valley
Poughkeepsie, NY
Grant Amount: $125,000
Project Term: 2017 – 2019
Toward general operating support.

Newburgh Armory Unity Center
Newburgh, NY
Grant Amount: $80,000
Project Term: 2017 – 2019
Toward literacy programing for Newburgh children and families.