The 1890 House

Total grants received 1998-2016: $17,806.00

  • Received $2,406.00 in 2002 to assist with publishing postcards to use as a fundraiser and for various repairs to the kitchen.
  • Received $5,000.00 in 2003 toward its Capital Campaign, which was raising funds for the repair of fire damage to the building.
  • Received $2,700.00 in 2014 for educational workshop materials, improvements to the interactive exhibits, and the storage and preservation of archives for transport and display.
    the1890house.org
The 1890 House
 
Access to Independence of Cortland County, Inc.

Total grants received 1998-2016: $17,500.00

  • Received $4,200.00 for the purchase of a new computer server which helped modernize the organization’s information management system.
  • Received $3,000.00 for the purchase of a laptop computer and projector which will be used to enhance the organization’s Community Education and Outreach programs.
    aticortland.org
American Red Cross – Cortland County Chapter

Total grants received 1998-2016: $17,631.74

  • Received $12,531.74 in 2009 to upgrade computers, printers and software, and to provide training materials for the “When I’m in Charge” program.This program teaches children various safety precautions (such as internet use, kitchen use, etc.) to implement when they are home alone.
    cortland.redcross.org
The Arts @ Grace

Total grants received 1998-2016: $6,950.00

  • Received $1,000.00 in support of the Arts @ Grace 2006-2007 concert series.
  • Received $2,000.00 in support of the Arts @ Grace 2012-2013 concert series.
  • Received $1,000.00 in support of the Arts @ Grace 2014-2015 concert series.
Boy Scouts of America

Total grants received 1998-2016: $6,000.00

  • Received $3,500.00 in 2008 toward the purchase of seven four-man tents for Camp Barton.
  • Received $2,500.00 to provide scholarships for children in need; allowing them to attend the Baden Powell Council’s summer camp program.

scouting.org

Camp Owahta

Total grants received 1998-2016: $8,600.00

  • Received $5,000.00 toward the Camp’s Waterfront Project.
  • Received $3,600.00 for a defibrillator and two dishwashers.

http://cortland.cce.cornell.edu/4-h-youth/4-h-camp-owahta

CAPCO

Total grants received 1998-2016: $35,950.00

  • Received $500.00 to purchase office supplies, adult literacy educational materials and tutor training materials for the Literacy Volunteers of Cortland County program.

capco.org

Catholic Charities of Cortland County

Total grants received 1998-2016: $34,400.00

  • Received $3,000.00 for structural building repairs to the administrative offices on Central Avenue.

ccocc.org/

Center for the Arts

Total grants received 1998-2016: $52,860.00

  • Received $5,000.00 in 2009 to assist in the repair and replacement of the Center’s roof.
  • Received $5,000.00 in 2012 toward the installation of high efficiency fluorescent lighting.

center4art.org

Central New York Living History Center

Total grants received 1998-2016: $152,731.00

  • Received $5,000.00 in 2011 to assist with the cost of installing radiant heat flooring in the Media Room.
  • Received $15,000.00 toward the renovation of the north annex that will house the “Ken Eaton Collection,” which is part of the Homeville Museum.
  • Received $20,000.00 for the lead sponsorship of the “Donor Wall of Honor.”
  • Received $1,750.00 for the purchase of a laptop and software, 8’ table cover and a trade show tabletop display

cnylivinghistory.org

City of Cortland Youth Bureau

Total grants received 1998-2016: $33,805.00

  • Received $25,000.00 to assist in the reconstruction of Wickwire Pool.
  • Received $5,805.00 toward the purchase of materials needed to repair the roofs of eleven cabanas and the pump house at Yaman Park.

https://cortlandyb.recdesk.com/Community/Page?pageId=4518

CNYAHEC

Total grants received 1998-2016: $1,000.00
Central New York Area Health Education Center

  • Received $1,000.00 in 2014 for a Medical Academy of Science and Health (M.A.S.H.) camp to be held at Cortland Regional Medical Center. The M.A.S.H. camp gives high school students the opportunity to experience various hands-on activities related to the health/medical field.

cnyahec.com

CNY S.N.A.P.

Total grants received 1998-2016: $16,600.00

  • Since 2008, CNY S.N.A.P (Central New York Spay and Neuter Assistance Program) has received $16,600.00 to subsidize the cost of spaying and neutering pets for low-income families.

http://cnysnap.net/

Cortland Area Child Care Council

Total grants received 1998-2016: $3,223.00

  • Received $3,223.00 to assist in the purchase and installation of a soundproof folding door in the Council’s conference/training room.

childdevelopmentcouncil.org

Cortland Area Communities That Care

Total grants received 1998-2016: $7,395.00

  • Received $250.00 as a sponsorship for the “Jump Start 10” youth conference.
  • Received $3,095.00 for the 2009 Youth Conference.
  • Received $3,000.00 to assist in the purchase and analysis of surveys for grades 6, 8, 10 and 12, distributed throughout Cortland County. Data collected from the surveys was used to develop a long-range comprehensive plan for youth development specific to Cortland County’s needs.

cortlandareactc.org/

Cortland Centennial Committee

Total grants received 1998-2016: $10,000.00

  • Received $10,000 in 2000 to fund a series of six public concerts, as well as corresponding promotional materials.
Cortland/Chenango Rural Services

Total grants received 1998-2016: $5,500.00

  • Received $2,000.00 in 2014 for emergency services provided by the organization, such as rent, utilities, food and transportation assistance.

rursrvs.org.

Cortland Child Development Center

Total grants received 1998-2016: $3,730.00

  • Received $830.00 in 2007 to repair and replace refrigeration units.
  • Received$900.00 in 2011 to assist in the purchase of three laptop computers to be used in the classrooms.
  • Received $2,000.00 to purchase equipment essential for the Center’s daily operations.

cortlandchilddevelopment.com

Cortland Community Center
  • Received $500.00 in 2016 to purchase books and workbooks for the Center’s English for Speakers of Other Languages Program.

cortlandcommunitycenter.org

Cortland Community SPCA

Total grants received 1998-2016: $12,500.00

  • Received $4,000.00 in 2012 which helped the SPCA purchase and install a new furnace, hot water heater and freeze alarm system. These upgrades ensure the safety of the animals housed at the SPCA, while the organization also benefits from higher energy efficient equipment and security against water damage in the event of pipes freezing.
  • Received $4,000.00 in 2013 toward the purchase of four new computer systems.

cortlandspca.org

Cortland County 4-H Foundation

Total grants received 1998-2016: $5,800.00

  • Received $800.00 to assist with the cost of hosting the New York State Fair Managers Meeting in Cortland.
  • Received $5,000.00 to assist in the construction of a new, handicapped accessible restroom and shower facility at the Cortland County Junior Fairgrounds.

https://sites.google.com/site/cortlandcounty4h/

Cortland County Area Agency on Aging

Total grants received 1998-2016: $1,800.00

  • Grants received in support of the Agency’s Food Nutrition Program.

cortland-co.org/434/Area-Agency-on-Aging

Cortland County Bicentennial Committee

Total grants received 1998-2016: $3,500.00

  • Received $5,000.00 toward the purchase of audio/visual equipment used to produce mini documentaries depicting Cortland County historic events.
Cortland County Bicycle Coalition

Total grants received 1998-2016: $5,500.00

  • Received $3,500.00 toward the purchase of bicycle racks that were placed in and around Downtown Cortland.
  • Received $1,000.00 to assist in purchasing used bicycles and tools for the RUBEY project, which provides children with bicycles and teaches them both bicycle safety and how to maintain their “new” bikes.
  • Received $1,000.00 in 2012 to provide bicycle helmets for children in need.
Cortland County Chamber of Commerce

Total grants received 1998-2016: $5,000.00

  • Received $3,000.00 in 2008 toward the construction of two gateway signs welcoming people to the City of Cortland. The signs were installed in front of the Riverside Plaza and near the Port Watson Street bridge.
  • Received $2,000.00 to fund the building of a public shelter at the local bus station.

cortlandareachamber.com

Cortland County Council of Churches

Total grants received 1998-2016: $100.00

cortlandchurches.org

Cortland County Historical Society

Total grants received 1998-2016: $102,865.00

  • Received $17,500.00 in 2007, including $3,500.00 to sponsor the Cortland County Bicentennial Stamp Cancellation Project; $4,000.00 to replace a furnace; and $10,000.00 to replace the roof over the research center and to excavate the west lawn to help reduce dampness in the meeting rooms.
  • Received $5,000.00 in 2010 to replace the Suggett House furnace after a gas leak caused the building to be evacuated. Funding was also provided for the purchase and installation of an entrance door, installation of shelving in the basement storage area and improvement of the ventilation system in the basement.
  • Received $1,750.00 in 2013 to replace the ramp at the main entrance to the museum.
  • Received $3,500.00 to purchase and install a new entrance door, improve ventilation in the basement of the museum and to install new shelving.

cortlandhistory.com

Cortland County Marine Corps League

Total grants received 1998-2016: $2,201.22

  • Received $2,000.00 in 2008 toward the purchase of uniforms and supplies used during the funeral services of veterans and an enclosed trailer needed for the “Toys for Tots” program.
Cortland County Youth Bureau

Total grants received 1998-2016: $8,600.00

  • Received $5,000.00 since 2009 in support of the Youth Leadership Program.
  • Received $3,500.00 in 2003 to assist in the development and implementation of a student leadership-training program in Cortland County.

https://cortlandyb.recdesk.com/Community/Page?pageId=4518

Cortland County Youth Soccer Association

Total grants received 1998-2016: $3,000.00

  • Received $3,000.00 in 2007 through the Cortland Regional Sports Council. The grant was used to offer scholarships that assisted needy families with the registration fee required to participate in the indoor soccer program.

cortland-co-ysa.org

Cortland Downtown Partnership

Total grants received 1998-2016: $6,827.68

  • Received $6,827.68 toward the purchase and installation of LED tree lights along Main Street in Cortland.

cortlanddowntown.com

Cortland Family Resource Center

Total grants received 1998-2016: $5,700.00

  • $5,700.00 in 2004 toward sponsorship of a parental workshop.
Cortland Free Library

Total grants received 1998-2016: $22,290.00

  • Received $15,000.00 in support of the Library’s 2011-2012 Capital Campaign, which raised funds to repair the facility’s crumbling front steps and ramp.

http://cortlandfreelibrary.org/

Cortland/Homer Golden Eagles Hockey Booster Club

Total grants received 1998-2016: $7,000.00

  • Received $3,500.00 in 2000 toward the purchase of much needed equipment.
  • Received $3,500.00 in 2013 to assist in renovating the team locker room at the J. M. McDonald Sports Complex.

https://www.facebook.com/CortlandHomerGoldenEagles/

Cortland Housing Assistance Council, Inc.

TTotal grants received 1998-2016: $11,200.00

  • Received $3,000.00 in 2014 for the purchase of a fax/copy machine.
  • Received $3,970.00 toward tools and equipment for the Council’s new office on Delaware Avenue.

cortlandhousing.org

Cortland Jr./Sr. High School

Total grants received 1998-2016: $13,000.00

  • Received $13,000.00 to purchase ten Dell laptop computers with carrying cases and printing supplies for the English Department’s mobile “Community Storytelling Initiative.”

cortlandschools.org

Cortland Loaves & Fishes

Total grants received 1998-2016: $22,200.00

  • Received $9,000.00 in 2001 toward the replacement of the walk-in freezer door and the purchase of a new industrial dishwasher.
  • Received $3,000.00 in 2005/2006 toward the renovation and expansion of the organization’s existing restroom facilities and the purchase of supplies and equipment.
  • Received $6,200.00 in 2011 to assist in the purchase of a new walk-in freezer.


cortlandloavesandfishes.org

Cortland Memorial Hospital Foundation

Total grants received 1998-2016: $149,400.00

  • Received $15,000.00 toward the purchase of a portable digital x-ray machine.

cortlandregional.org

Cortland Repertory Theatre

Total grants received 1998-2016: $248,956.09

  • Received $6,800.00 in 2003 toward the installation of an elevator at CRT’s Little York Pavilion.
  • Received $2,000.00 in 2007 for the mid-summer performance of “Fiddler on the Roof.”
  • The Cortland Community Foundation has been an annual sponsor of the CRT children’s show since 2008.
  • For seven years the Cortland Community Foundation sponsored a special matinee performance of CRT’s annual family musical. Working with the Cortland County Youth Bureau, tickets were distributed to worthy organizations whose participants would benefit from the performance.
  • Received $45,000.00 from 2012 to 2014 toward the capital campaign for CRT Downtown.

cortlandrep.org

Cortland Rural Cemetery Foundation

Total grants received 1998-2016: $19,875.00

  • Received $8,000.00 in 2012 to help with the much needed repair and resurfacing of the roadways within the cemetery.
  • Received $5,000.00 in 2013 to assist with the repair of the slate roofing system on the Cemetery’s historic house and office building.

cortland-rural-cemetery.com

Cultural Council of Cortland County

Total grants received 1998-2016: $16,050.00

  • Received $3,000.00 in 2002 toward the production and printing of a brochure to promote the Cultural Council.
  • Received $5,000.00 in 2003 to fund the publication of a quarterly newsletter distributed by the Cultural Council.
  • Received $4,000.00 in support of the 2008 Cortland County Art Trail. The funds were used to print the Art Trail map and to purchase easels and frames for displaying artwork.
  • Received $1,000.00 in 2014 toward the purchase of padded folding chairs, folding tables and music stands for visual art and music classes.

culturalcouncilofcortlandcounty.org

Elizabeth Brewster House

Total grants received 1998-2016: $24,750.00

  • Received $15,000.00 toward the replacement of the facility’s call system.
  • Received $5,000.00 in 2011 to assist with cost of renovating the facility’s nurses’ station.

brewsterhouse.org

Family Connections

Total grants received 1998-2016: $7,000.00

  • Received $7,000.00 in 2000 for repairs to the organization’s building.

adoptfamilyconnections.org

Family Health Network (FHN)

Total grants received 1998-2016: $4,811.50

  • Received $3,829.00 toward the purchase of a two new colposcopes and adjunct equipment for the Marathon office.
  • Received $982.50 to sponsor the “Take the Plunge” weight loss program in all five communities served by FHN health centers – Cincinnatus, Cortland, DeRuyter, Marathon and Moravia.

familyhealthnetwork.org

Family Reading Partnership of Cortland County

Total grants received 1998-2016: $23,000.00

  • Received $23,000 since 2008 to expand the organization’s early literacy programs, particularly the “Books to Grow On” initiative.
Franziska Racker Center

Total grants received 1998-2016: $10,000.00

  • Received $5,000.00 toward the construction of a new playground at the organization’s Cortland site.

rackercenters.org

Girl Scout Council of Central New York

Total grants received 1998-2016: $8,000.00

  • Received $4,000.00 to build a four-person A-Frame Cabin at Camp Hoover in the town of Preble. Camp Hoover serves as a year-round leadership development and outdoor education site for children, youth and families.
  • Received $4,000.00 in 2008 toward the renovation of Mark Lodge, which is the center of activities at Camp Hoover. The grant will assist in replacing the deteriorated main porch and staircase to the lodge.

girlscouts.org

Green Thumb

Total grants received 1998-2016: $10,000.00

Habitat for Humanity of Cortland County

Total grants received 1998-2016: $15,200.00

  • Received $15,000.00 in 2010 for the foundation and framing materials to build an environmentally “green” Habitat Home at 33 Arthur Avenue in Cortland.

tchabitat.com

Harvey Kaufman Memorial Scholarship Fund

Total grants received 1998-2016: $3,000.00

  • Received $3,000.00 in 2003 to honor Harvey Kaufman as a past director of the Cortland Community Foundation.
Helping Hands; Caring Hearts

Total grants received 1998-2016: $1,550.00

  • Received $750.00 in 2015 to assist with security deposits for families in crisis that are in need of housing.

facebook.com/HelpingHandsCaringHearts/

Homer Central Schools

Total grants received 1998-2016: $5,750.00

  • Received $2,000.00 toward the purchase of three pottery wheels. Students are now using the pottery wheels to make bowls which are then donated to Cortland Loaves & Fishes for its Empty Bowls fundraiser.

homercentral.org

Homer Farmer’s Market

Total grants received 1998-2016: $500.00

  • Received $500.00 to assist in the purchase of equipment, including tents, tables, chairs, and electrical cords.
Homer History Center

Total grants received 1998-2016: $8,000.00

  • Received $8,000.00 in 2010 for the installation of handicapped accessible restrooms.
Homer Youth Center

Total grants received 1998-2016: $900.00

  • Received $900.00 in 2007 to fund the purchase of an air hockey table, a ping-pong table and the necessary equipment to use the tables.
Hospicare

Total grants received 1998-2016: $23,600.00

hospicare.org

J.M. McDonald Sports Complex

Total grants received 1998-2016: $118,650.00

  • Received $97,500.00 since 2001. These funds have been used toward the initial construction of the Sports Complex; the purchase of supplies and equipment needed to implement the CHAMP after school program; and an upgrade of the ice rink operating system.

jmmcomplex.com

Lamont Memorial Free Library

Total grants received 1998-2016: $16,200.00

  • Received $5,000.00 in 2003 towards the Library’s Capital Campaign, which funded renovations and a new addition.
  • Received $2,000.00 in 2012 to assist with the Library’s Summer Reading Program.
  • Received $2,500.00 in 2014 toward the purchase of three new computers that allow library patrons access to the internet free of charge.
  • Received $5,000.00 to purchase a multi-functional copy machine.

lamontlibrary.org/

Leadership Cortland

Total grants received 1998-2016: $5,500.00

  • Received $5,500.00 since 2002 to assist in funding various Leadership Cortland projects.
Lime Hollow Nature Center

Total grants received 1998-2016: $204,846.06

  • Received $10,000.00 to assist with the cost of school field trips to Lime Hollow during the 2010/2011 and 2011/2012 school years.
  • Received $11,000.00 in 2013 to build an Outdoor Amphitheatre as part of the Environmental Education Center at Lime Hollow.
  • Received $20,000.00 toward the construction of the Lime Hollow Visitors’ Center on McLean Road.
  • Received $8,550.00 to purchase the supplies needed to construct a bog mat walkway for the trail to the Chicago Bog.

limehollow.org

Madison/Cortland ARC

Total grants received 1998-2016: $41,400.00

  • Received $41,400.00 since 2003 toward an annual sponsorship of Camp Arco, a summer day camp for children with disabilities held at Suggett Park in Cortland.

madisoncortlandarc.org

McGraw Historical Society

Total grants received 1998-2016: $1,100.00

  • Received $1,000.00 toward the purchase of a fireproof filing cabinet designed to safely store historical pictures and documents.

mcgrawhistoricalsociety.com/home

McGrawville Baptist Church

Total grants received 1998-2016: $1,000.00

  • Received $1,000.00 in 2013 to assist with the installation of an elevator.
Peck Memorial Library

Total grants received 1998-2016: $7,000.00

  • Received $2,000.00 in 2007 in support of the Library’s Capital Campaign.
  • Received $5,000.00 in 2008 toward a facility expansion designed to accommodate the Library’s growing children’s program.

peckmemoriallibrary.org

Phillips Free Library

Total grants received 1998-2016: $7,590.00

phillipsfreelibrary.org

Preble (Town of)

Total grants received 1998-2016: $186.00

  • Received $186.00 in 2011 for the purchase of genealogy software to be added to the Town website.

preble-ny.org

Preble Children’s Center

Total grants received 1998-2016: $17,545.51

  • Received $16,795.51 since 2010 to assist in the purchase of art supplies and outdoor equipment and to offset costs associated with field trips for the School Age Summer Program. Purchases included: carpets, coat lockers, toy shelves, resting mats, a multi-child stroller, a sand and water table, a Nintendo Wii game console with remotes, a television and a desktop computer.

preblechildrenscenter.com

Randall Elementary School

Total grants received 1998-2016: $1,500.00

  • Received $1,500.00 toward the production and installation of an outdoor school sign.
Salvation Army

Total grants received 1998-2016: $1,700.00

Seven Valley Council on Alcohol and Substance Abuse

Total grants received 1998-2016: $500.00

  • Received $500.00 in 2010 to implement the first secure prescription medication collection event in Cortland County.
Starr Road Park & Recreation Center

Total grants received 1998-2016: $25,000.00

  • Received $20,000.00 toward the initial development of the Starr Road Park & Recreation Center, which provides much needed additional ball fields for the local Little League programs.
  • Received $5,000.00 in 2009 toward the construction of a small pavilion at the park.
St. Paul Lutheran Church

Total grants received 1998-2016: $1,000.00

  • Received $1,000.00 toward the purchase of equipment to start a community quilting class.

splccortland.org

SUNY Cortland Foundation

Total grants received 1998-2016: $13,200.00

  • Received $10,000.00 in support of the Learning by Giving program.

www2.cortland.edu/offices/foundation

TC3 Foundation

Total grants received 1998-2016: $1,000.00

  • Received $1,000.00 in 2011 to provide two $500.00 scholarships for the Fall 2011 semester to members of the Cortland community showing a need for financial assistance.

tc3.edu/foundation/default.asp

Terrance C. Graves Memorial Committee.

Total grants received 1998-2016: $1,000.00

  • Received $1,000.00 to assist in the funding of a memorial for Lieutenant Terrance C. Graves, a Congressional Medal of Honor recipient from Groton, NY, who was killed in Vietnam.
United Presbyterian Church

Total grants received 1998-2016: $52,975.00

unitedpresbyterian.net

United Way

Total grants received 1998-2016: $138,100.00

  • The Cortland Community Foundation has awarded a grant to the United Way for Cortland County annually since 2000.

cortlandunitedway.org

YMCA

Total grants received 1998-2016: $154,500.00

  • Received $13,200.00 in 2010 toward the purchase and installation of four energy efficient windows.
  • Received $100,000.00 toward the renovation of the existing facility, allowing the YMCA to offer up-to-date facilities and services to Cortland County’s youth, adult and families.
  • Received $17,000.00 in 2016-2017 to fund Phase I of the YMCA’s accessibility project.

cortlandymca.org

YWCA

Total grants received 1998-2016: $279,506.48

  • Received $60,000.00 toward the YWCA’s “More Than You Can Imagine” capital campaign to preserve and expand its facilities.
  • Received $10,000.00 as a matching contribution to what the City of Cortland was offering to renovate the historical façade of the building on Clayton Avenue.
  • Received $5,000.00 for the construction of a handicap accessible ramp leading into The Learning Ladder daycare center on Huntington Street.
  • Received $10,000.00 in 2006 for maintenance on the YWCA building on Clayton Avenue, including replacing a portion of the roof and repairing the pool.
  • Received $5,000.00 in 2012 to assist with the installation of flooring and electricity in the new co-ed weight room.

cortlandywca.org

Zonta Club

Total grants received 1998-2016: $5,000.00
zontadistrict2.org/cortland/index.html