The mission of the Fostering Philanthropy Fund is to continue the important work that the Rockland Development Council (RDC) has accomplished in Rockland County since 1999. The fund will perpetuate RDC's signature Philanthropy Day event, typically held each year in early November. It provides an opportunity to honor philanthropic community members and organizations as well as to provide an impactful message on the power of philanthropy. The fund may also be used for other activities which will educate, support and inspire individuals in the field of fundraising, encourage community collaboration, and promote philanthropy.
The Tuxedo STEM Fund provides funding for projects related to the STEM program at George F. Baker High School in Tuxedo, NY.
The Mega-Mrs. Faye Project was created to inspire youth and the local community to garden, plant trees, learn about the environment and, go outside and get dirty!
The Tomorrow’s Hopes Fund produces targeted, community-related documentaries that will be gifted to local charities or 501 (c)(3) organizations to increase the visibility of the work they do. The subject matter will be related to poverty, veterans affairs, health care, immediate needs or other areas that impact children and adults.
The Tuxedo Volunteer Ambulance Corps Fund was created to support the Corps’ Mission to save lives and serve the community of Tuxedo, New York through the purchase of emergency equipment and the provision of education and training for its members.
The We Love Nyack fund was set up to support various events and initiatives that the amazing Village of Nyack has planned - especially in conjunction with festivities relating to community and village milestones.
The Kenneth Zebrowski Memorial Fund was established to promote awareness of the growing Hepatitis C epidemic in 2011. The memorial fund was established in memory of the late Kenneth Zebrowski a former NYS Assemblyman and long time elected official in Rockland County.
The STEM Exploratory Research Program Fund was supported through a grant from AT&T, the fund fosters STEM initiatives for high school students through the Rockland Community College Technology Center in Haverstraw.
SuffrageForward’s mission is not only to celebrate women’s right to vote, but to empower women now and in the future and create awareness among all people of the strength and resiliency of girls and women.