Warsaw, N.Y. — The Wyoming Foundation, a geographic division of the Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo, announced awards totaling more than $21,000 to six Wyoming County nonprofit organizations for its 2023 grant cycle. Grants were awarded to programs in Wyoming County with a preference for requests that either increase job readiness for youth or connect residents to the County’s arts and cultural gems.
2023 Wyoming Foundation grant recipients include:
- Arts Council for Wyoming County – $3,360
- Eagle Free Library – $2,025
- Perry Rotary Foundation/Perry Literacy Center – $2,000
- Shake on the Lake – $5,000
- WNY Rural Area Health Education Center – $4,007
- Wyoming Free Circulating Library Association – $4,876
Established in 1974 by Dr. James MacCallum and now a division of the Community Foundation, the Wyoming Foundation makes the most of the generosity of its clients to benefit all Wyoming County residents. With more than $4.8 million under its care, the Wyoming Foundation’s endowment has distributed nearly $900,000 in grants to support a wide variety of cultural, educational and human services organizations that specialize in enhancing the county’s arts and cultural institutions, improving literacy and strengthening the county’s cradle-to-career pipeline.
For more information about the Wyoming Foundation and its annual grant process, please visit www.wyomingfoundation.org.
About the Wyoming Foundation
The Wyoming Foundation was established in 1974 and is a division of the Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo. The Wyoming Foundation actively supports a wide variety of cultural, educational and human services organizations in Wyoming County.
About the Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo
For more than a century, the Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo has enhanced and encouraged long-term philanthropy in the Western New York community. A 501 (c)(3) organization, the Community Foundation’s mission is: Connecting people, ideas and resources to improve lives in Western New York. Established in 1919, the Community Foundation has made the most of the generosity of individuals, families, foundations and organizations who entrust charitable assets to the Community Foundation’s care. Learn more at cfgb.org.