Foundation News

Nov 27, 2018
Sixteen not-for-profit organizations received grant awards totaling $800,000 from the Richard S. Shineman Foundation at its November board meeting in the last of three 2018 grant rounds. All funded projects reach a wide... read more
Jul 30, 2018
Twelve Central New York not-for-profit organizations serving Oswego County received grants from the Richard S. Shineman Foundation in its second grant round of 2018 at its July board meeting. Projects encompass a wide... read more
Mar 23, 2018
Shineman Foundation’s $1 million gift to expand and name college's "Sheldon Institute for Barbara Shineman Scholars" Gift supports schoolchildren -- Dr. Barbara Shineman (right) paused for a photo with SUNY Oswego... read more
Mar 28, 2018
Eight not-for-profit organizations were awarded grants totaling $400,000 from the Richard S. Shineman Foundation in the first of three 2018 grant rounds at its March board meeting. Projects reach a wide range of people... read more
Jun 07, 2017
    Teaching Excellence -- Casey Raymond, a chemistry faculty member, recently earned the SUNY Oswego President's Award for Teaching Excellence, an honor reserved for exceptional learner-centered skills and efforts.... read more
May 30, 2017
          We are pleased to announce Kathleen Fenlon as the new Chair of the Richard S. Shineman Foundation. Barbara P. Shineman, Founder, recently decided to pass the "Chairman's baton" to board member Kathleen Fenlon... read more
Nov 28, 2016
The Shineman Foundation Announces Last Grants of 2016 November 15, 2016 (Oswego, New York) – Fourteen not-for-profit organizations received grant awards  totaling $313,500 from the Richard S. Shineman Foundation in the... read more
Sep 08, 2016
  In honor of the Paralympic games running from Sept 7 – 18th in Rio, we would like to invite you to join us for a fun evening watching the Paralympics games and enjoying glass of Guinness at Coleman’s an Authentic... read more
Aug 30, 2016
The Oswego Youth Conservatory, a community-based, SUNY Oswego-led music enrichment program for area children, will add “Group Piano for Kids” this year to its “Choir Boot Camp” offering, thanks to the talent and time of... read more
Aug 30, 2016
Friends of Fulton Parks and city officials are looking to establish what they're calling the Teen Park in Fulton along Lake Neatahwanta, which would also help bridge a gap in an existing city nature trail.  The Teen... read more
Aug 04, 2016
SAVE OSWEGO SPORTS Colloca Estates Winery   What:  Clambake to raise money for Oswego Sports When:  August 13 from Noon to 6:00 Where: Colloca Estate Winery - West Bay Road - Fair Haven Tickets: $100 Donation - What... read more
Aug 02, 2016
August 2, 2016 (Oswego, New York) – Fourteen Central New York not-for-profit organizations, a large percentage of which are based in Oswego County, received grant awards from the Richard S. Shineman Foundation in its... read more