Regional Needs Assessment

In 2015 we contracted for a comprehensive needs assessment which will inform our grant making for the future.

Click here to find the assessments for: Broome, Chenango, Delaware, OtsegoTioga Counties and for the resources and reports used, for further reading.

Click here for a two-page summary.

On Exhibit in the Foundation Offices
Hidden Beauty: Binghamton, Brooklyn, New York City, Jersey Shore
By John Denninger

We are pleased to announce that we are currently exhibiting John Denninger’s stunning abstract photographs. Stop by to view his work, M-F 8am to 4pm.

2017 Annual Report

You can view the 2017 Annual Report celebrating our 20th Anniversary; Deep Roots, Broad Branches, by clicking here.
County by county, we highlight 2017 accomplishments and grants, while taking an historical look at our first twenty years of building a better region through engaged philanthropy.

2016 Annual Report

You can view the 2016 Annual Report, All in Together; Philanthropy in Action, by clicking here.
Read about our journey from assessment to action; transforming knowledge gained through our needs assessment into collaboration with community organizations, funders, governmental agencies, our donors and friends making our communities a better place to live.

2015 Annual Report

You can view the 2015 Annual Report, Vision; Reflecting the Past, Honoring the Present, Shaping the Future, by clicking here.
Read about how, as regional and local needs, donor priorities and economic circumstances shift over time, we keep our vision broad, with an eye toward where we have been, where we are now and where we are headed.

2014 Annual Report

You can view the 2014 Annual Report, Connect-Collaborate-Create, by clicking here.
Read about how we have been connecting donors to organizations meaningful to them, collaborating with other nonprofits to provide services to those in need and helping create a better quality of life in the region through targeted and impactful grantmaking.

2013 Annual Report

You can view the 2013 Annual Report, Generations, by clicking here.
Read about the Foundation’s commitment to philanthropy across the lifespan and the geography of the region.

2012 Annual Report

You can view the 2012 Annual Report, Landmarks, by clicking here.
Read about the Foundation’s fifteen years of “connecting donors who care with causes that matter” and the good work carried out and supported in our region by committed community members.

2011 Annual Report

You can view the 2011 Annual ReportFriends and Neighborsby clicking here.
Learn how your friends and neighbors are accomplishing extraordinary things through philanthropy.

2015 Women’s Fund Mental Health Focus Group Report

In March 2015, the Women’s Fund Leadership Committee held a focus group of area providers to assess the mental health needs of women and girls and the services available to meet those needs. Find the full committee report here

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