Social profit building in the Adirondack region

Strengthening the community through philanthropy includes supporting the capacity of the diverse organizations throughout the Adirondack region.

Foundation chair joins APA board

Adirondack Foundation applauds the appointment of Board Chair John Ernst to be a commissioner of the Adirondack Park Agency Board.

Legacy donor honored

Four years of grant awards have had an enormous impact on the community of Clifton-Fine.

How to count social profit

How do you assess your nonprofit’s impact? How do you measure the impact of a program when metrics and data are hard to come by?

Youth Exchange celebrates diversity, nature

A February 2016 gathering of young people from the Adirondacks, the Capital Region, and beyond marked the beginning of a new program that celebrates diversity and the great outdoors.

Building Community, Sustaining the Region ... Forever

Adirondack Foundation is the community foundation working to increase the power of generosity to benefit all our communities. We do this through personal donor services, charitable asset stewardship—having been entrusted with $47 million in more than 200 personalized charitable funds created by individuals and organizations—legacy administration, and supporting nonprofit organizations through grants, training and networking. Since our founding in 1997, we have distributed well over $28 million in grants.