Richard S. Shineman Foundation

"A Catalyst For Change" - Dedicated to building the capacity of not-for-profit organizations through the highest standards in professional grantmaking

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Drs. Richard & Barbara Shineman

Our Grantmaking

Integrity.  Honesty.  Compassion.  Excellence in grantmaking. Partnership. Join us, today.

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Serving the Oswego Community

Dedicated to enhancing the quality of life in Oswego County by providing grants to not-for-profit organizations that will create a vibrant community life.

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The Pulaski Historical Society

The Pulaski Historical Society was formed to preserve and promote the historical heritage of Pulaski and its’ immediate community. Mindful that history is not only dates...

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Grantmaking

Some of our recent grants:

  • Grants will Help Pay for Repairs to Hulett Park in Fulton Learn More
  • Oswego Renaissance Association moves forward with funds from the Shineman Foundation Learn More
  • Shineman Foundation Supports Newly Founded Oswego Community Foundation Learn More
     

Focus Areas

The Foundation seeks to provide grants in the following areas:

  • Education
  • Human services
  • Civic Benefit
  • Arts and Culture
  • Civic Benefit
  • Health
  • Environment
  • Historic preservation

Focus on Oswego

The Foundation will make grants to organizations that are located in or benefit Oswego County.  Our vision is to be a transformative "Catalyst for Change" to create a vibrant life for all residents in the Oswego County region. 
 
 
 
 
 

Recent News

Below is recent news from the Shineman Foundation

05 Nov
OSWEGO, NY – The Richard S. Shineman Foundation has announced the last round of...
17 Oct
As 2014 comes to an end, the board of the Shineman Foundation has announced the...
03 Oct
OSWEGO -- Karen S. Goetz, former president and CEO of Inforia, Inc., will take over ...

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