Rockland Community Foundation, Rockland County, New York2020-05-21T21:05:54+00:00

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Rockland Community Foundation COVID-19 Community Crisis Grant

The initial granting cycle for our Community Crisis Fund has been completed. 

We are pleased to announce that the following organizations will receive $1,000 towards their COVID-19 related initiatives.

  1. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Rockland County
  2. Center for Safety & Change
  3. Hillel of Rockland
  4. Homes for Heroes
  5. Hospice
  6. Meals on Wheels
  7. People to People
  8. Pride Center of Rockland
  9. VCS Inc.
  10. YMCA Rockland

Please see below Press Release link:
RCF-COVID-19-Press-Release-2020-GRANTEE-ANNOUNCEMENT

Our hope is to be able to continue this grant. 

Please consider a donation so that we can assist the many nonprofits who are on the front-lines during this crisis.

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GRANTS & SCHOLARSHIPS

The Rockland Community Foundation provides competitive application-based grants, scholarship opportunities and crisis/emergency assistance.

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WHY START A FUND

Create a community fund for a cause you are passionate about.

get started

DONATE TO A FUND

Donate to the community funds of your choice. ​We provide a simple yet effective means to achieve your charitable and tax savings goals.

give now

GRANTS & SCHOLARSHIPS

The Rockland Community Foundation provides competitive application-based grants, scholarship opportunities and crisis/emergency assistance.

apply

OUR MISSION

The cornerstone of the Rockland Community Foundation is to seek and stimulate permanent endowment building and to help ensure that today’s and tomorrow’s charitable needs in Rockland are met. Our focus is to raise the public consciousness of charitable giving in the County, to the benefit of all non-profits in Rockland, and to develop and increase Rockland’s overall capacity to raise private, corporate, public and foundation funds.

OUR MISSION

The cornerstone of the Rockland Community Foundation is to seek and stimulate permanent endowment building and to help ensure that today’s and tomorrow’s charitable needs in Rockland are met. Our focus is to raise the public consciousness of charitable giving in the County, to the benefit of all non-profits in Rockland, and to develop and increase Rockland’s overall capacity to raise private, corporate, public and foundation funds.

FEATURED GRANTS

FOOD PANTRY

2019 marks the thirteenth year that Rockland Community Foundation has partnered with Inserra (Shoprite) Supermarkets to help provide much needed assistance to area food pantries during the Holiday Season. Inserra’s generous dollar-for-dollar match allows us to make a gift of $500.00 in Shoprite Gift Cards to up to twelve Rockland County Food Pantries.

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INNOVATIVE TEACHING GRANT

The Rockland Community foundation Innovative Teaching Grant is available to teachers in Rockland County public or private K-12 schools. Awards of up to $500 for each approved application provide funding to educators to enhance curriculum, standards based learning through hands-on creative programs that otherwise may not be available to students.

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FEATURED GRANTS

FOOD PANTRY

2019 marks the thirteenth year that Rockland Community Foundation has partnered with Inserra (Shoprite) Supermarkets to help provide much needed assistance to area food pantries during the Holiday Season. Inserra’s generous dollar-for-dollar match allows us to make a gift of $500.00 in Shoprite Gift Cards to up to twelve Rockland County Food Pantries.

learn more

INNOVATIVE TEACHING GRANT

The Rockland Community foundation Innovative Teaching Grant is available to teachers in Rockland County public or private K-12 schools. Awards of up to $500 for each approved application provide funding to educators to enhance curriculum, standards based learning through hands-on creative programs that otherwise may not be available to students.

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