Community Works Campaign Kicks Off November 1st10 Local Nonprofits to Benefit from Donors’ Generosity

Vassar is gearing up to help some local agencies make the community a better place. November 1 marks the kickoff of the college’s annual Community Works campaign, which raises funds for a rotating roster of local non-profit organizations. Now in its 18th year, Community Works has provided more than $1 million in grants to more than 50 groups since its inception.

All organizations that receive Community Works funding must have a 501(c)(3) legal status and agree to adhere to Vassar’s non-discrimination policy. This year’s Community Works recipients are:

This year’s goal is $75,000. Everyone in the Vassar Community will be receiving an email explaining how to make a donation, and Community Works volunteers will be on hand at the Benefits Fair. Additional information may be found at Community Works, or by contacting Tracy Sutherland, 2019 Chair of Community Works, at communityworks@vassar.edu.