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General Support
  Donate Friends of the Foundation Community Betterment Fund
A gift to this fund helps the Community Foundation remain flexible and be responsive to address key needs across Jefferson, Lewis and St. Lawrence counties. Your gift to the Foundation helps to inspire meaningful change and foster vibrant North Country communities through competitive grants, scholarship awards, innovative programs and more.
  Donate Designate A Fund
Please select this option if you wish to designate your gift to a fund held at the Northern New York Community Foundation and indicate the fund name in the notes box.
Field of Interest
  Donate Dr. James B. and Ruth M. Fish Community Fund
  Donate C. Arthur Pearson and Judith Frank Pearson Fund
  Donate Peyton Lane S. Morse Legacy Foundation
This charitable fund honors Peyton’s love for his community, the fire service and his belief in the equality and fair treatment for all. This mission is accomplished through the distribution of scholarships and community grants.
  Donate Riley Basford Legacy Fund
This fund will carry on Riley’s interests and passions to support youth in their pursuit of safe and meaningful experiences. This purpose will be accomplished through grants to support anti-bullying programming in St. Lawrence County, opportunities for students in need at Potsdam Central School, and support targeted needs for students enrolled at St. Lawrence-Lewis BOCES.
  Donate COVID Memorial Fund
The COVID-19 Memorial Fund is designed to support the establishment and ongoing maintenance of a COVID-19 memorial monument located in Thompson Park, Watertown.
  Donate Maxine Quigg and Terry O'Brien Reach for the Stars Fund
  Donate Maxine Quigg Women in Business Fund
The Maxine Quigg Women in Business Fund will perpetuate the life and legacy of Maxine Quigg by supporting and empowering women entrepreneurs to succeed in their pursuits and realize their full potential.
  Donate Northern New York K9s Fund
This fund was established to provide financial support to law enforcement K9s who serve or have served communities in Northern New York.
  Donate North Country Community Cup
  Donate Richard F. Fabend Scholarship Fund
  Donate Steven R. Wilson Scholarship Fund
  Donate Peter W. Hayes Memorial Scholarship Fund
  Donate Dr. Arthur C. Peckham, Jr. Medical Scholarship Fund
Graduates of high schools located in Jefferson County. The scholarship is intended for students (male or female) pursuing a career as a physician. Scholarship to be paid in two equal installments, one in the summer prior to the fall semester and the other prior to the spring semester upon submitting documentation of successful progress and grades.
  Donate Brittany Walroth Memorial Scholarship Fund
Benefits students with learning disabilities by providing an annual scholarship to encourage children to believe in themselves as they learn and continue to achieve. The scholarship can be used towards a college or technical school. Currently the Scholarship is available to Jefferson County or in tri-county area schools.
Donor Advised
  Donate Urban and Sally Hirschey Family Fund
Other Funds