Current Grant Recipients

Niskayuna Community Foundation 2016 Annual Grant Awardees

  • Girls Inc.: $1,500 to support high-school attendees at the 2017 summit for STEM studies and careers
  • Town of Niskayuna Disc Golf: $1,500 to partially fund the purchase of disc golf equipment upon the Town’s completion of expansion Park Disc Golf Course
  • Niskayuna Rowing Inc.:  $3,500 to partially fund completion of Aqueduct Dock Park Extension
  • Niskayuna Day Care Center: $3,000 to partially fund playground equipment for the Playground Revitalization Project
  • Rosendale Elementary PTO: $2,500 to partially fund the creation of a Peaceful Playground
  • Family and Child Services of Schenectady: $2,000 to provide homemaker services for low-income Niskayuna residents
  • Double H Hole in the Woods Ranch, Inc.: $1,000 to sponsor Niskayuna children with serious illnesses for a week at summer camp in the Adirondacks
  • Special Olympics New York: $1,000 to sustain support for Special Olympics events
  • American Legion Niskayuna Post 1092: $5,000 to help fund the purchase of the memorial stone for a Veterans Memorial to be established on the green at Niskayuna Town Hall
  • Van Antwerp Middle School: $800 to assist in funding an anti-bullying program presentation for students
  • Crossroads Center For Children: $500 to enhance curricular programs for autistic students utilizing the Center