Community Foundation For The Capital Region, Inc.
Rating: 2 stars 1 1 review 166
Six Tower Place Albany NY 12203 USA
CFCR serves as a leader, catalyst and resource for philanthropy. Builds and holds ever-growing permanent endowment for community''s current and changing needs. Strives for excellence through strategic grantmaking. Provides flexible and cost-effective way for donors of all means to improve their community.
The Community Foundation offers a number of scholarships, established by donors to help others realize their dream of an education. Most scholarships benefit students from the Capital Region. Unless otherwise noted, scholarships are paid directly to the institution in which the student is enrolled. Enrollment and good academic standing are verified each semester prior to the release of scholarship funds. Award amounts are determined annually, based on the Foundation?s Spending Policy.
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I have changed my giving plans to include another area Community Foundation in Schenectady as they are much more active and visible.. This organization is practically invisible in the community.
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Two local charities benefitted from the Celebrate the Season Fundraiser in December, 2014. $4000 were donated to each organization... more »
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