Grantees

In May 2016 RBFI announced its annual grants made in the communities of Stamford and Worcester, NY, and Winchendon, MA. The Foundation made 78 grants to 58 organizations and municipal entities totaling $2,370,531.

To view this year’s grant recipients in each community, click the links below.

    Stamford, NY Grants(34 grants)

  • Catskill Area HospiceTraining
  • Catskill Revitalization Coproration, Inc.Bridge refurbishment
  • Family Planning of South Central NYHealthcare services
  • Friends of Music of Stamford NYMusical concerts
  • Hanford Mills MuseumReplacement of wood shingle roofs
  • Harpersfield Historical SocietyArtifact display building
  • Headwaters Soccer ClubSummer soccer camps
  • MURALArt gallery
  • Roxbury Arts GroupProgram support
  • Sacred Heart ParishFood pantry
  • Sacred Heart ParishParking lot
  • SGC Junior GolfGreens fees for the Junior Golf clinic
  • SCSDistrict grants
  • SCSCommunity grants
  • Stamford Children’s Activity CenterKiddie Kicks
  • Stamford Children’s Activity CenterSupplies, insurance, rent
  • Stamford Christmas Feeling FundHelp for the needy
  • Stamford Fire DepartmentRehab and update ladder truck
  • Robinson TerraceEquipment purchase
  • Robinson Terrace Senior LivingHealth, safety and wellness
  • Stamford Village Improvement AssociationIce rink
  • Stamford Village Improvement AssociationFlower barrels
  • Stamford Village Improvement AssociationSigns
  • Stamford Village LibraryMaterials, programs and technology
  • Town of HarpersfieldSupport in single surface seal coating 4 mile
  • Town of StamfordPurchase used tri-axle dump truck
  • Town of Stamford CemeteryUpkeep and maintenance
  • Village of StamfordPool operations
  • Village of StamfordWater bond
  • Village of StamfordOil and stone
  • Village of StamfordComprehensive plan
  • Village of StamfordBobcat
  • Village of StamfordLED lights
  • West Kortright CenterPrograms and endowment

    Worcester, NY Grants(14 grants)

  • First Presbyterian ChurchBack Pack program
  • First Presbyterian ChurchFood pantry, trailer and food
  • Second Baptist ChurchStain glass window restoration
  • The Storehouse, Inc.Improvement to property
  • Town of WorcesterPool repair and American flags
  • Town of WorcesterMaple Grove cemeteryroad resurfacing
  • East Worcester Fire DistrictNew roof
  • Wieting MemorialBuilding improvements
  • Worcester Baseball Organizationbatting cage
  • Worcester Central SchoolInstruments
  • Worcester Central SchoolArts in ed
  • Worcester Free LibraryFund drive matching funds
  • Worcester Historical SocietyFour concerts
  • Worcester Sports Booster ClubEquipment purchase

    Winchendon, MA Grants(30 grants)

  • Artisan Lodge A.F. & A.M.Assistance to children in need
  • Beals Memorial LibraryLibrary accessibility project
  • Bethany Bible ChapelPlayground
  • A Better Tomorrow Shelter for Cats, Inc.Medical supplies/cages
  • Boy Scout Troop 193Improvement plan
  • Cornerstone ChurchPortable sound system
  • First Congregational ParishMaintenance, insulation, programs
  • Girl Scouts of Central & Western MassachusettsLeadership
  • Heywood HospitalSupport on major project
  • House of Peace & EducationPrograms
  • Immaculate Heart of Mary ChurchKitchen update
  • Mount Wachusett Community CollegeMurdock seniors
  • Mount Wachusett Community CollegeSkills program
  • Mount Wachusett Community CollegeMath instruction
  • Unitarian Universalist ChurchUtilities
  • Unitarian Universalist ChurchMinister
  • Town of WinchendonBoiler
  • Town of WinchendonSoftware upgrade
  • Town of WinchendonGAR Park
  • Town of WinchendonComputer update
  • Town of Winchendon Department of Public WorksSign posts and F350 work truck
  • Town of Winchendon Fire DepartmentAmbulance
  • Town of Winchendon Police DepartmentPalm print Livescan
  • Town of Winchendon Public SchoolsSafety, security, academic support
  • United Parish of WinchendonUpkeep of church/parking lot
  • Wendell P Clark Memorial YMCAProgram support
  • Winchendon Community Action CommitteeBuilding improvement/community programs
  • Winchendon Council on AgingVan/extended hours
  • Winchendon Cub Scout Pack 193Plymouth Plantation overnight
  • Winchendon Historical SocietyMaintenance/track lights/mannequins