January 18, 2018

Posts Categorized: Community Leadership

The Hortense and Louis Rubin Community Health Fund of the Community Foundation for the Greater Capital Region has announced the recipients of their first-ever round ofRead more »

October 19, 2017

Posts Categorized: Community Leadership

The mayors of Albany, Schenectady, and Troy, county officials, nonprofit leaders and others joined today to officially create the nation’s first regional Green & Healthy HomesRead more »

March 22, 2017

Posts Categorized: Community Leadership

From our friends at the Capital Region Chamber and the Capital District Regional Planning Commission (CDRPC): Consolidated Funding Application (CFA) Grant Funding Workshop Wednesday, April 12,Read more »

Breathing Lights (photo credit Hyers + Mebane)
March 17, 2017

Posts Categorized: Community Leadership

Breathing Lights, the unprecedented temporary public art project for which the Community Foundation served as convener and fiscal agent, officially wraps with an afternoon of artRead more »

Dhimiter Cobani addresses his fellow scholars at the Community Foundation for the Greater Capital Region's 2016 Scholarship Reception.
January 30, 2017

Posts Categorized: Community Leadership

The Community Foundation awards more than $500,000 in scholarships each year (click here to view current scholarship opportunities). At our 2016 Scholarship Reception, Dhimiter Cobani, anRead more »

New York Capital Region Nonprofits: A Major Economic Engine
January 10, 2017

Posts Categorized: Community Leadership

The nonprofit sector is a huge driving force in the Capital Region! The Community Foundation is happy to have joined our friends at the New YorkRead more »

Rooted in Community: the Community Foundation for the Greater Capital Region
December 16, 2016

Posts Categorized: Community Leadership

How do community foundations strengthen their communities through philanthropy? View this short video to see how the Community Foundation for the Greater Capital Region is helpingRead more »

Grants from the Community Foundation's Albany Convention Center and Visitors Bureau Hospitality Grants Fund help make shows at Washington Park's Park Playhouse possible.
November 14, 2016

Posts Categorized: Community Leadership

The Albany County Convention & Visitors Bureau (ACCVB) Foundation announced $50,500 in funding for latest round of Hospitality Grant recipients. To date, the three-year old programRead more »

October 18, 2016

Posts Categorized: Community Leadership

From our friends at United Way of the Greater Capital Region, for our nonprofit friends: United Way has developed a local volunteer matching website to helpRead more »

October 04, 2016

Posts Categorized: Community Leadership

Our friends at the Schenectady JCC are looking for a Development Associate to join their team. The Development Associate reports to the Executive Director (ED) andRead more »