The Make a Difference Fund was established by the Community Foundation of Orange and Sullivan to provide grants to local organizations that provide services and programs to children of low-income, disadvantaged or distressed families. It is a fund, like all of our funds, to which anyone may donate. The needs are endless and your generosity is appreciated.
The board of directors is proud to announce 2014 grant recipients from the Make a Difference Fund:
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Orange County, Inc. – a grant of $1,500 for the Site Based Mentoring Program with Mount Saint Mary College which matches youth facing adversity with one-to-one mentoring relationships.
United Way of Sullivan County, Inc. – a grant of $1,500 for the Snack Pack Program which provides supplemental child-friendly, nutritional foods to children who are at risk of food instability.
About the Community Foundation of Orange and Sullivan:
The Community Foundation, a 501(c)(3) public charity, is celebrating its 15th year of charitable leadership and philanthropy. The Foundation has significantly increased local charitable funds and empowered donors to make a profound difference in the qualityof life in our region with the creation of over 190 funds that will provide grants and scholarships forever!
Contributions to The Make A Difference Fund may be made to CFOS-Make A Difference Fund and sent to the Community Foundation of Orange and Sullivan, 30 Scott’s Corners Drive, Suite 203, Montgomery, NY 12549. Secure online donations may also be made at www.cfosny.org. The Community Foundation of Orange and Sullivan is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. All gifts are tax deductible under current tax laws. For more information, call the Community Foundation at (845) 769-9393.
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