Dyson Foundation Board Approves New Grants - Dec 2009

At its most recent board meeting in December, 2009, the Foundation’s Board of Directors approved over $1,221,000 in new grants to 39 different organizations. Major grants included:

The Solar Energy Consortium Kingston, NY
Grant Amount: $129,900
Term: January 2010 to December 2010
Description: Towards planning of a merger with the College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering of the University at Albany - SUNY, as part of the Foundation's Strategic Restructuring Initiative.

Planned Parenthood of the Mid-Hudson Valley Poughkeepsie, NY
Grant Amount: $100,000
Term:
December 2009 to June 2010
Description: For general operating support.

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Newburgh Newburgh, NY
Grant Amount: $75,000
Term: July 2009 to June 2010
Description: For general operating support.