Current Grant Recipients

Niskayuna Community Foundation 2017 Annual Grant Awardees

  • Town of Niskayuna Senior Center: $3,000 to improve senior experience at the center
  • Niskayuna Community Day Care Center: $3,000 toward purchase of new furniture for the center
  • Town of Niskayuna Parks and Recreation:  $3,000 to purchase benches for the new splash pad at Blatnick Park
  • Family and Child Services of Schenectady: $2,500 to support Homemaker Program Services to Niskayuna residents
  • Girls Inc. of the Greater Capital Region: $2,500 to defray costs of the 2017 Girls Summit
  • Schenectady JCC: $2,500 to support threat prevention and security
  • Concerned for the Hungry: $1,300 for purchase and distribution of Thanksgiving Food Baskets
  • Niskayuna High School PTO: $1,000 to support the after prom
  • Cornell Cooperative Extension Schenectady: $1,000 to support a geocaching program for youth
  • Niskayuna Baseball LTD: $1,000 to repair fields and facilities in preparation for the Mid Atlantic Regional tournament
  • Young Musicians Forum, Inc.: $1,000 travel costs for traveling aspiring musicians to perform locally
  • Center for Community Justice: $700 to support community-based peaceful resolutions, accountability and justice
  • Double H Hole in the Woods Ranch: $500 to sponsor a seriously ill Niskayuna child for one week of summer camp