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Welcoming Our New Board Members

Welcoming Our New Board Members

We would like to announce some new developments within our Board of Directors as we welcome four new additions to help guide us as we move forward.

Truth, Justice, and the CNY Way

Truth, Justice, and the CNY Way

Over the past decade, The Volunteer Lawyers Project of Onondaga County has grown by more than tenfold, providing an ever-increasing range of legal services to disenfranchised residents.

Taking Animal Rescue to the Next Level

Taking Animal Rescue to the Next Level

How did a small group of CNY residents grow an idea into a thriving and innovative nonprofit? We explore the history and growth of Helping Hounds Dog Rescue.

A View Into NTL

A View Into NTL

Nourishing Tomorrow’s Leaders (NTL) was launched six years ago to address a troubling lack of diversity among nonprofit leadership in CNY.

Congratulating our ADVANS 6 Graduates

Congratulating our ADVANS 6 Graduates

Congratulating our ADVANS 6 Graduates! The two year program helped five nonprofit organizations self-assess under the guidance of trained consultants, with the intention of growing their impact and helping them function more efficiently.            Gifford team...

Power 3 Cohort Graduation

Power 3 Cohort Graduation

Congratulating our Power 3 Cohort Graduates! The diverse group of CNY based non-profit organizations have spent the past year working with specially trained consultants to grow their strength and implement a work plan tailored to their specific needs.            On...

Broadening Perspectives: Beyond the Money

Broadening Perspectives: Beyond the Money

The Gifford Foundation operates as a team and without the team we would not be able to compliment and challenge each other. This is why change and diverse viewpoints are embraced at the foundation; we believe that without continuous change and self-evaluation we would be not be able to make impactful grants and connections.