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What is Generous Acts? A Collective Force for Good in the Adirondacks

Generous Acts at Adirondack Foundation is a force for good, backed by generous donors who care deeply about local communities. Since 2014, Generous Acts has awarded more than $1 million in grants to nonprofits, schools, and community-based organizations. How does it work?

It provides a way for donors to become part of something big by giving with Adirondack Foundation. The outcome is powerful – collective generosity coming together to cast a meaningful net of support for Adirondack communities…

Love inspires us to give back to the people and places we care about most…

 

You can become a part of Generous Acts by making a gift below, or scroll down to learn more about its impact. You can learn more about applying to Generous Acts here.

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Fund Purpose: A force for good, backed by generous donors who care deeply about local communities, that supports nonprofits, schools, and community-based organizations in the Adirondack region.

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The Collective Power of Generous Acts, By the Numbers

$1 million+ granted since 2014

 

118 nonprofit recipients in the Adirondacks

 

$3,522 average grant size

 

57% of grants to Basic Needs

 

7 counties served 

 

5,500 lives touched on average each year

 

500+ donors pooling their resources together for food

 

Stanzi Bliss, Director of Giving and Communications at Adirondack Foundation

Stanzi Bliss

Director of Giving and Communications