Capital Region

Winter 2017 Newsletter- Project Launches

City: Troy

County: Rensselaer County

Type of Organization: The Capital Region’s preeminent proponent of the arts and creative education, expression, and appreciation

Project Type: Training

City: Rensselaerville

County: Albany County

Type of Organization: Non-profit that brings together innovative and dynamic people from around the world to seek creative solutions to the most pressing issues of the day. Areas of focus include agriculture and sustainable communities, humanitarian relief, sustainable development, child rights and education, adolescent girls and women’s rights, art, and music.

Project Type: Training

 

City: Argyle

County: Washington County

Type of Organization: Small NYS farm brewery that produces craft ales using as many locally sourced ingredients as possible

Project Type: Equipment

 

City: Amsterdam

County: Montgomery County

Type of Organization: Leading manufacturer and distributor of Italian style food products

Project Type: Training

City: Troy

County: Rensselaer County

Type of Organization: Company that develops mobile virtual reality software

Project Type: Combination – Training and Consulting

City: Saratoga Springs

County: Saratoga County

Type of Organization: Secondary and adult vocational education organization

Project Type: Training

City: Albany

County: Albany County

Type of Organization: Non-profit that provides a variety of support services to seniors, consistent with Jewish values and traditions

Project Type: Equipment

City: North Creek

County: Warren County

Type of Organization: Manufacturer of handcrafted gourmet chocolate confections

Project Type: Equipment

City: Albany

County: Albany County

Type of Organization: Non-profit workforce development organization that provides job preparation training and coaching to teens and young adults looking to transition into the workforce and/or higher education

Project Type: Equipment

City: Albany

County: Albany County

Type of Organization: Non-profit workforce development organization that provides job preparation training and coaching to women looking to transition back into the workplace

Project Type: Training

**PLEASE NOTE: If the number of employees is listed as "n/a," then the project is targeted to other organizations. For example, building trades unions run training programs for their members, but members are hired separately by general contractors. In other cases, a non-profit may be running a program that serves others.