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Central New York Community Foundation

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Central New York Community Foundation is a community foundation based in Syracuse, NY that was founded in 1927. As of 2019 they had $25 million in revenue and $279 million in assets.

The Central New York Community Foundation is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life in the community by encouraging the growth of permanent charitable endowment to meet the community's changing opportunities and needs.

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Program areas at Central New York Community Foundation

Broadly responsive community grantmaking and special initiativesthe community foundation's collective efforts strive to support the health, happiness and prosperity of local residents, create opportunities for everyone and amplify all that the region has to offer. Its grant programs seek to bring about positive change and impact while honoring diversity and building inclusion within and across the region. The largest funding opportunity is its community grant program, which accepts applications from tax-exempt, nonprofit organizations in onondaga and madison counties looking to fund innovative projects. In addition to grant dollars, special initiatives are designed to strengthen local nonprofits and address the region's most pressing challenges.

Scholarshipsscholarship funds are established by donors who wish to help students pursue their educational dreams. The community foundation is the home to syracuse's say yes to education endowment. Say yes guarantees a path to college for students of the syracuse city school district and provides support to students and their families that enhances their opportunities for academic achievement.

Donor-advised fund distributionsdonor-advised funds are established by individuals, families or businesses that choose to be actively involved in the grantmaking process. They are considered a convenient way to manage a donor's charitable giving by allowing them to address a wide variety of issues and fulfill their charitable interests as they evolve over time.

Form 990s for Central New York Community Foundation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-03Jan 3, 2020990View PDF
2018-03Dec 22, 2018990View PDF
2017-03Jan 19, 2018990View PDF
2016-03Feb 21, 2017990View PDF
2015-03Jan 20, 2016990View PDF
...and six more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Central New York Community Foundation

Total grants, contributions, etc.$13,565,024
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$2,823,206
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$9,221,298
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$287,896
Total revenues$25,897,424

Vendors for Central New York Community Foundation

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
EventBriteFundraising software2020-06-16
███████ ███ ██ ███Tax accounting2018-11-27

Personnel at Central New York Community Foundation

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Peter A DunnPresident and Chief Executive Officer$227,969Jan. 3, 2020
Kimberly SadowskiVice President and Chief Financial Officer$128,400March 31, 2019
█████ █████Vice President , Community Investment$107,559March 31, 2019
█████ ██ █████Executive Director-Aug. 29, 2019
████████ █████Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Through 9 and 28 and 2018$103,311March 31, 2019
██████ █ ██████Past Treasurer$0March 31, 2019
███████ █ ████Board Chair$0March 31, 2017

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