Richard S. Shineman Foundation

"A Catalyst For Change" - Dedicated to building the capacity of not-for-profit organizations through the highest standards in professional grantmaking

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Our Grantmaking

Integrity.  Honesty.  Compassion.  Excellence in grantmaking. Partnership. Join us, today.

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Serving the Oswego Community

Dedicated to enhancing the quality of life in Oswego County by providing grants to not-for-profit organizations that will create a vibrant community life.

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WE HAVE MOVED!

Our new office address is:  Richard Shineman Foundation, 317 W. 1st Street, Suite 101, Oswego, NY 13126

Our new office number is:  (315) 216-6644

 

Shineman Foundation

OUR MISSION

The vision of the Richard S. Shineman Foundation is
to become a “Catalyst for Change.” The Shineman Foundation is dedicated to improving the quality of
life in Central New York by providing grants to
not-for-profit organizations that will enhance our local
community. As part of this, the Foundation seeks to
build relationships with its partnering not-for-profits,
allowing them to become more effective, and to build
strong social bonds that will bring the community
together.

OUR GRANT PROCESS

The Richard S. Shineman Foundation is pro-active in seeking grant proposals from qualifying 501(c)(3) organizatons. An initial letter of inquiry must be    submitted via the Online Grant Application System.

 

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FOCUS ON OSWEGO

The Foundation will make grants to organizations
that are located in or benefit Oswego County
through specific projects or programs. Our vision is
to be a transformative "Catalyst for Change" and
create vibrant life for all residents in Oswego
County.

 

 

 

Recent News

Below is recent news from the Shineman Foundation

02 Aug
Twelve Oswego and Onondaga County not-for-profit organizations were awarded grants...
30 Jul
The author of “The Shineman Legacy: The Founder Speaks” will inscribe books with...
21 Apr
“The Shineman Legacy: The Founder Speaks,” a new book released today (Wednesday,...