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Arts and Culture: Grants to nonprofits providing art programs.
Amount Organization Reason
$14,720 Art Association of Oswego

To support an artist-in-residence program. Further enhancements would be to expand the center's hours and offer additional digital arts programming and resources to the community.

$5,000 Salmon River Fine Arts Center

Awarded a mini grant to continue its Young Artist Experience program, offering after school art sessions throughout the 2022-23 school year.

$10,000 Symphoria

To fund its return to Oswego in July to present a free outdoor community concert on the historic grounds of Ft. Ontario.

Civic Benefit: Grants to nonprofits that foster community participation and engagement.
Amount Organization Reason
$75,000 Fulton Community Basketball

In support of its Fulton Dream Courts project. Located on the Fulton War Memorial campus, this planned outdoor construction project will dramatically expand the amount of programming offered and number of youths served.

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$25,000 Oswego Lacrosse Foundation

Community revitalization grant for replacement of obsolete equipment in time for the new lacrosse season.

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$13,900 Oswego Public Library

To hire a consultant to lead it in a strategic community assessment and planning process to help the library's board create a strong strategic framework for the future that best meets the needs of the community.

$2,549 Toy Library of the North Shore

This start-up non-profit was awarded a grant to resupply and expand its inventory of books, toys, and games. This toy lending library serves the Oswego County community as well as surrounding Oneida and Onondaga.

Education: Grants to schools and organizations with educational programs.
Amount Organization Reason
$45,150 Children's Museum of Oswego

Grant awarded to assist in expanding its programming to include after-school care which is currently a critical need in the community.

$50,400 CiTi BOCES

To support outreach, education, and literacy within Oswego County.

$45,450 Minetto Home & School Association

To build a new inclusive playground at the Minetto Elementary School.

$36,530 Museum of Science & Technology (MOST)

Awarded a grant to bring a 45-minute classroom-based science demonstration and workshop to every sixth-grade student in Oswego County.

$5,000 New Haven Elementary School

Community revitalization grant for completion of its planned new playground.

$63,290 United Way of Greater Oswego County

Awarded a grant on behalf of The Literacy Coalition of Oswego County in order to maintain and support the future growth of Imagination Library in the county. The program aims to provide a free, age appropriate book once a month to every child from birth to age 5.

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$10,000 Weston T. Hyde OC Educational Foundation

To support outreach, education, and literacy within Oswego County.

Health and Human Services: Grants to nonprofits providing social and human services.
Amount Organization Reason
$5,000 Blessings in a Backpack

To support its weekend supplemental food program for 240 at-risk K-6 Fulton students.

$35,000 Clear Path for Veterans

To support its Peer Support Program expansion in Oswego County.

$4,800 KEYS

Awarded a grant for expansion of its music therapy project in Oswego County.

$50,400 Oswego County Opportunities, Inc

To sustain its critical PATH program (Program to Assist Teenage Homeless) until expected federal funding is received in September.

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$51,080 Restore CNY

To support its North Country Hub program that provides after-school programming to local youth.

$10,000 St. Luke Health Services

Funding toward a new replacement bus to transport seniors and individuals with disabilities.

$25,000 The Desens House

Awarded a grant to complete the construction project for a residential home for women with substance use disorders designed to build a community of sobriety and support.

Historic Preservation: Grants to nonprofits seeking to preserve and protect artifacts of historical significance.
Amount Organization Reason
$37,056 Schroeppel Historical Society

Historical preservation grant for renovation of its building in the 108-year old former St. John's Episcopal Church in the village of Phoenix.

$9,500 St. Mary of the Assumption Parish & Shrine

Awarded a 1:1 matching grant, payable at the completion of its $9,500 fundraising campaign for the first phase of its historic preservation plan to replace and preserve its 100-year-old stained glass windows.

Economic/Workforce Development: Economic well-being and quality of life of individuals and the local community are improved according to targeted goals and objectives.
Amount Organization Reason
$125,000 Centerstate CEO

Fulton Block Builders: Awarded a matching grant up to $125,000 payable in May 2022 following completion of fundraising for its very successful Health Neighborhoods revitalization program.

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$125,000 Research Foundation for SUNY

Oswego Renaissance: Awarded a matching grant up to $125,000 payable in May 2022 following completion of fundraising in support of its ninth year of growing the momentum of reinvestment and vibrancy in the city of Oswego's neighborhoods.

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