News and Announcements

Dyson Foundation Board of Directors Approve New Grants - June 2021

At its most recent meeting in June 2021, the Foundation’s Board of Directors approved over $2.9 million in new grants to 34 different organizations. Major grants included:

Bardavon 1869 Opera House
Poughkeepsie, NY
Poughkeepsie, NY
Amount: $160,000
Project Term: 2021 – 2023
Toward general operating support

Center for Creative Education
Kingston, NY
Grant Amount: $150,000
Project Term: 2021 – 2023
Toward general operating support

Columbia County Community Healthcare Consortium
Hudson, NY
Grant Amount: $100,000
Project Term: 2022-2023
Toward general operating support

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Ulster County
Kingston, NY
Grant Amount: $100,000
Project Term: 2021-2023
For the Ulster County Relatives as Parents Program

Girl Scouts Heart of the Hudson
Pleasantville, NY
Grant Amount: $60,000
Project Term: 2021-2022
For Girl Scout programming in non-traditional settings

Grace Smith House
Poughkeepsie, NY
Grant Amount: $120,000
Project Term: 2022-2023
Toward general operating support

Newburgh Armory Unity Center
Newburgh, NY
Grant Amount: $100,000
Project Term: 2021-2023
For the Saturday Morning Enrichment Program

RUPCO
Kingston, NY
Grant Amount: $120,000
Project Term: 2022-2023
Toward general operating support

Thorne Building Community Center
Millbrook, NY
Grant Amount: $1,000,000
Project Term: 2021-2026
Toward the Bennett College Demolition and Park Construction project

 

Dyson Foundation Board of Directors Approve New Grants - April 2021

At its most recent meeting in April 2020, the Foundation’s Board of Directors approved over $2.2 million in new grants to 87 different organizations. Major grants included:

Boys and Girls Club of Newburgh
Newburgh, NY
Grant Amount: $250,000
Project Term: 2021 – 2023
General Operating Support

Literacy Connections of the Hudson Valley
Poughkeepsie, NY
Grant Amount: $150,000
Project Term: 2021 – 2023
General Operating Support

Natural Heritage Trust
Albany, NY
Grant Amount: $65,000
Project Term: 2021-2022
Toward the operation and maintenance of Upper Landing Park by the Office of Parks, Recreation & Historic Preservation