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In 2019, the Allyn Family Foundation distributed $3,523,025 in grants.

Listed below is a sample of some of the organizations that received grants:



ABC Cayuga, $160,000, to support programs, operations and capital needs

Adapt CNY Inc., $50,000, to support SYNC bike sharing system


A Tiny Home for Good, $35,000, to create a headquarters for A Tiny Home for Good


Auburn Public Theater, $150,000, for facility renovation project and operational support


Blueprint 15, $130,000, for operational support


Booker T. Washington Community Ctr., $103,250, for roof replacement


Catholic Charities of Onondaga County, $49,250, in support of full-time General Manager and Job Coach position for Dignity Works


Centerstate CEO Foundation, $185,000, for operational costs associated with the Community Prosperity portfolio


Dunbar Association, $65,000, to support hiring an Executive Director


Early Childhood Alliance, $96,953, for operational and program support


Everson Museum of Art, $25,000, for community engagement programming


Food Bank of CNY, $25,000, in support of renovations to underutilized area of warehouse


Good Life Foundation, $100,000, Hip Hop Center capacity grant


Home HeadQuarters, $250,000, in support of commercial property acquisitions & development


Hopeprint, $48,800, to support hiring an Executive Director/COO


Huntington Family Centers, $81,000, to support hiring a Marketing Director


Image Initiative, $31,050, to support Program Coordinator position


Merry-Go-Round Playhouse, $30,000, to support upgrades to sound system


Northside Learning Center of Syracuse, $53,500, in support of full-time Asst. Director position


On Point for College, $50,000, support for Career Services staff and program costs


P.E.A.C.E. Inc., $50,000, for Eastside Family Resource Center capital improvements


Redhouse Arts Center, $25,000, toward equipment for rental space


Salt City Harvest Farm, $30,000, to develop long-term economic and ecological sustainability


Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center, $75,000, toward upgrade of mechanical system


Symphoria, $35,000, to support musician salary increases


Vera House, $30,000, to upgrade technology and improve data management


Volunteer Lawyers Project of Onondaga Co., $40,000, to support hiring a Director of Finance & Administration


YMCA of Greater Syracuse, $60,000, to support hiring a Teen Services Director