Operating grants

Awarded through the office

  • Samadhi Center —  $40,000
  • Ulster County Immigrant Defense Network — $25,000
  • Ulster County Canines, Saugerties — $10,000
  • Unison Arts & Learning Center, New Paltz — $30,000
  • Arm of the Sea Theater Company, Saugerties – $25,000
  • Rosendale Theatre, Rosendale – $25,000
  • Hudson River Watershed Alliance – $25,000
  • Esopus Library, Town of Esopus – $30,000
  • Red Hook Central School District, Red Hook – $15,000
  • Village of Rhinebeck – $25,000
  • Ulster County Emergency Operations Center – $40,000
  • Port Ewen Fire Department – $40,000
  • Hudson River Sloop Clearwater – $35,000
  • Saugerties Central School District – $30,000
  • Opus 40 – $25,000
  • Upstate Films – $25,000
  • Olive First Aid Unit – $15,000
  • Red Hook Public Library – $15,000
  • Town of Ulster Public Library – $15,000
  • Helping Hands Food Pantry, Gardiner – $10,000

Budget Line Items

Funded through budget line items

  • Sojourner Truth Park Pilot (Kingston) — $578,000
  • Sojourner Truth Park Pilot (Ulster) — $66000
  • Benjamin Center, SUNY New Paltz — $300,000
  • Local Aid to Village of New Paltz – $600,000
  • Homeowner Protection Program (HOPP) —  $40,000,000
  • Public Utility Law Project (PULP) — $2,400,000

Capital Grants

Several direct capital grant applications from $125k to $300k each are in progress, including to build U-CAT bus shelters and upgrade the Tivoli firehouse. Two that have been completed are:

ApplicantProject TitleAward
Woodstock LibraryShelving capital project$165,000
Town of RosendalePlayground repairs$125,000

Grant Support

Through support to grant applications or funding in the budget

ApplicantProject TitleAward
Town of MarbletownOsterhoudt Flats Acquisition Project$500,000
Open Space InstituteLake Awosting Carriage Road Reconstruction$500,000
City of KingstonKingston Point Wetland Restoration and Public Access Improvements$552,500
Mohonk Preserve, Inc.The Brook Farmhouse Project$750,510
Harris Smith Post of the American Legion, TivoliDeck repair$61,974
The Center for Photography at WoodstockTo build full access to four gender-neutral bathrooms atVan Slyke & Horton building$50,000
35 recipients in the districtNYS Council on Arts awards$1,211,500
Total$3,176,484

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