In 2018, the Allyn Family Foundation distributed $3,212,351 in grants.

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



​ABC Cayuga, $175,000, to support programs, operations and capital needs

ACR Health, $30,000, for relocation and renovation of Q Center and additional programming


Auburn Public Theater, $100,000, for facility renovation project


Booker T. Washington Community Ctr., $32,000, for replacement of two vans


Catholic Charities of Onondaga County, $85,000, for business development of the Culinary Arts for Self-Sufficiency (CASS) program and Project Joseph


CNY Works Inc., $150,000, Summer Youth Employment program


E. John Gavras Center, $150,000, for facility renovations


Elmcrest Children’s Center, $35,000, to support expansion of Casey’s Place for respite services


Frank H. Hiscock Legal Aid Society, $40,853, for Cancer Legal Advocacy & Support Project


Girl Scouts of NYPENN Pathways, $20,000, to serve girls living in Syracuse and Auburn


Habitat for Humanity – Cayuga Co., $10,000, to rehabilitate a single-family home


Hillside Children’s Foundation, $50,000, to support Senior Satellite & “Rock Your Brain” programs


Home HeadQuarters, $275,000, in support of commercial property acquisitions


Housing Visions Consultants, $200,000, toward Butternut Crossing revitalization project


Image Initiative, $30,000, to support Program Coordinator position


Jubilee Homes of Syracuse, $40,000, to upgrade computer lab & expand workforce training programs


Merry-Go-Round Playhouse, $45,000, to replace equipment & support Cayuga Kids program


Near Westside Initiative, $60,000, partnership with Home HeadQuarters to hire a Near Westside Coordinator


Nick’s Ride 4 Friends Inc., $75,000, in support of Director position


Northside Learning Center of Syracuse, $35,000, in support of full-time Director position


Onondaga Earth Corps, $25,000, to purchase a pickup truck


Ophelia’s Place, $30,000, for Body Project program


Orenda Springs Experiential Learning Ctr., $25,000, to create functional indoor space


P.E.A.C.E. Inc., $45,000, for Eastside Family Resource Center capital improvements


Rescue Mission Alliance of Syracuse, $100,000, toward the capital campaign for the Syracuse Food Service Center


Rescue Mission Alliance of Syracuse, $40,000, to support operations of the Auburn Rescue Mission


Skaneateles Early Childhood Center, $25,000, for capital improvements


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


United Way of CNY, $100,000, in support of the Work Train Collaborative


United Way of CNY, $75,000, in support of the Syracuse Financial Empowerment Center


Vera House, $25,000, for strategic plan implementation


Volunteer Lawyers Project of Onondaga Co., $25,000, to support hiring a Director of Finance & Administration


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