Adirondack Foundation, IRONMAN Foundation join forces for daycare

Adirondack Foundation recently received a $2,500 award from The IRONMAN® Foundation Community Fund to support the Adirondack Birth through Three Alliance.

Essex Community Fund announces 2015 grants

The Essex Community Fund (ECF) has awarded over $15,000 to organizations serving the town of Essex.

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The Uihlein-Ironman Sports Fund (UISF) of Lake Placid is accepting applications from individuals and organizations for 2015 grants.

Building Vibrant Communities

Community leaders, innovative entrepreneurs and Adirondack citizens will gather in Long Lake to discuss constructive ways to enhance the quality of life in communities across the region.

BT3: A better chance, from the beginning

The first 1,000 days of a child's life set the trajectory for the next 30,000. We're partnering with private foundations to examine the support systems available to parents with 0-3 year olds in Clinton, Essex, and Franklin counties.

Building Community, Sustaining the Region ... Forever

Adirondack Foundation, founded in 1997 as Adirondack Community Trust, is a community foundation serving the Adirondack region of northeastern New York. Adirondack Foundation inspires donors, builds partnerships and mobilizes resources to support the needs of communities, nonprofits and individuals. Adirondack Foundation is the largest private grantmaker in the Adirondack region, focusing on five broad program areas: education, culture, human well-being, environment and community vitality. Adirondack Foundation works proactively to identify current and emerging issues in three key areas – community vitality, connectivity and healthy environment – and develops the resources to address them. Adirondack Foundation maintains Adirondack Gives, a crowdfunding website for Adirondack region nonprofits. Visit For more information about Adirondack Foundation, call (518) 523-9904.