Community

The Hudson Valley is about much more than natural beauty and touring. It is also about community and people. Here is a list of not-for-profit organizations that strive to maintain the social, environmental, historical and cultural balance of the Hudson River Valley.

Cerebral Palsy of Westchester

Cerebral Palsy of Westchester

Cerebral Palsy of Westchester is a provider of disabilities related services and programs tailored for most individuals with a variety of conditions.


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Filed in: Community, New Rochelle NY, Rye Brook NY, Westchester County NY, White Plains NY
Woodstock Farm Animal Sanctuary

Woodstock Farm Animal Sanctuary

Woodstock Farm Animal Sanctuary provides shelter for rescued cows, pigs, chickens, turkeys, ducks, sheep, goats, and rabbits.


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Filed in: Community, Contains Video, Pets & Animals, Ulster County NY, Willow NY
Teatown Lake Reservation

Teatown Lake Reservation

Teatown Lake Reservation is a nonprofit, environmental organization with an 1,000 acre nature preserve and education center in the Lower Hudson Valley.


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Filed in: Community, Kids, Kids Camps, Kids Programs, Ossining NY, Westchester County NY
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Newburgh

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Newburgh

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Newburgh is dedicated to eliminating substandard housing through constructing, rehabilitating and preserving homes.


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Filed in: Community, Newburgh NY, Orange County NY
The Human Accord

The Human Accord

It is the objective of Human Accord to implement a comprehensive Vocational Training Program and job opportunities in the Newburgh NY area.


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Filed in: Community, Newburgh NY, Orange County NY
UlsterCorps

UlsterCorps

UlsterCorps is a countywide resource dedicated to fostering a culture of volunteerism, collaborative work and community service.


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Filed in: Community, Stone Ridge NY, Ulster County NY
The Family Resource Center

The Family Resource Center

The Family Resource Center in Peekskill, NY, builds support and resources within communities that strengthen and empower individuals and families, .


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Filed in: Community, Peekskill NY, Westchester County NY
FarmOn Foundation

FarmOn Foundation

FarmOn! Foundation, a 501c3 non-profit organization was founded to reinvigorate a respect for farming and a awareness of local food choices and sources.


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Filed in: Columbia County NY, Community, Contains Video, Copake Lake NY, Country Delights, Farms and Orchards, Other Farms
Middle Main Initiative

Middle Main Initiative

Through advocacy, collaboration and action, Middle Main is working to build a strong, vibrant and creative neighborhood of choice in Poughkeepsie, NY.


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Filed in: Community, Contains Video, Dutchess County NY, Poughkeepsie NY
Food Bank Of The Hudson Valley

Food Bank Of The Hudson Valley

The Food Bank of the Hudson Valley is dedicated to alleviating hunger in the Hudson Valley, while preventing the waste of wholesome food.


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Filed in: Community, Sojourner's Picks
Rebuilding Together Dutchess County

Rebuilding Together Dutchess County

Rebuilding Together Dutchess County brings volunteers and communities together to rehabilitate the homes of low-income homeowners.


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Filed in: Community, Dutchess County NY, Poughkeepsie NY
Friends of Lindenwald

Friends of Lindenwald

The Friends of Lindenwald are a not-for-profit organization advancing the preservation of Lindenwald and the artifacts associated with President Van Buren.


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Filed in: Columbia County NY, Community, History, Kinderhook NY, Museums
Hudson Valley Honor Flight

Hudson Valley Honor Flight

Hudson Valley Honor Flight is a nonprofit organization which “Honors American Veterans” for all their sacrifices. We transport these heroes to Washington, D.C. to visit their memorials at no cost to them. We are a local hub of the National Honor Flight Network (which consists of over 100 independent non-profit “hubs” across America). Hudson Valley […]


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Filed in: Community, Orange County NY, Walden NY
Sound and Story Project

Sound and Story Project

The Sound and Story Project, a non-profit organization, builds community memory and sense of place by recording and sharing our stories and regional sounds.


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Filed in: Community
Fishkill Historical Society & Van Wyck Homestead Museum

Fishkill Historical Society & Van Wyck Homestead Museum

The purpose of the Fishkill Historical Society shall be to gather and preserve information, objects, and resources relating to the history of Fishkill, NY.


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Filed in: Community, Dutchess County NY, Fishkill NY, History, Museums
Friends of the Fishkill Supply Depot and Encampment

Friends of the Fishkill Supply Depot and Encampment

Friends of the Fishkill Supply Depot advocates for the preservation, study, and proper interpretation of the Fishkill Supply Depot and Encampment.


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Filed in: Community, Dutchess County NY, Fishkill NY
Community Family Development Center

Community Family Development Center

Community Family Development Center provides infant, toddler, pre-school, universal pre-kindergarten, after school care, and summer programming.


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Filed in: Community, Dutchess County NY, Kids, Kids Programs, Poughkeepsie NY
Hudson Valley Farm To School

Hudson Valley Farm To School

Hudson Valley Farm To School offers a comprehensive resource for schools to promote student wellness through the use of fresh, local farm produce.


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Filed in: Community, Education, Education Resources, Garrison NY, Kids, Kids Programs, Putnam County NY
Let’s Play It Forward

Let’s Play It Forward

The Let’s Play it Forward mission is to help charitable youth organizations and individuals in need to obtain the gear needed to play the sports they love.


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Filed in: Community, Contains Video, Somers NY, Westchester County NY
The Volunteer Center of United Way

The Volunteer Center of United Way

The Volunteer Center of United Way encourages adults to serve, youth to build character, families to bond, and businesses to address community needs.


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Filed in: Community, Tarrytown NY, Westchester County NY
Greater Newburgh Symphony Orchestra

Greater Newburgh Symphony Orchestra

The Greater Newburgh Symphony Orchestra provides opportunities for young and old to experience live orchestral music at a moderate price.


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Filed in: Community, Creative & Performing Arts, Newburgh NY, Orange County NY
The Queens Galley

The Queens Galley

The Queens Galley is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization providing awareness, education, relief and prevention of food insecurity in the Hudson Valley.


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Filed in: Community, Kingston NY, Ulster County NY
Riverkeeper

Riverkeeper

Riverkeeper is a member-supported watchdog organization dedicated to defending the Hudson River and its tributaries and protecting the water supply.


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Filed in: Community, Ossining NY, Westchester County NY
Woodstock Comedy Festival

Woodstock Comedy Festival

The Woodstock Comedy Festival is held in Woodstock, NY, with comedy ranging from stand up to sketch, improv to comedy panels, film screenings and more.


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Filed in: Community, Fairs & Festivals, Ulster County NY, Woodstock NY
Tilly Foster Farm Museum

Tilly Foster Farm Museum

Tilly Foster Farm Museum is a preservation, farming and educational endeavor of the Society for the Preservation of Putnam County Antiquities and Greenways.


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Filed in: Brewster NY, Community, Contains Video, Country Delights, Education, Education Resources, Farms and Orchards, History, Kids, Kids Programs, Museums, Other Farms, Putnam County NY
Empire State Railway Museum

Empire State Railway Museum

Located in the Catskill Mountains of New York State, Empire State Railway Museum brings alive the history of the railroads, their people and towns.


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Filed in: Community, Contains Video, History, Museums, Phoenicia NY, Ulster County NY
Mohawk Hudson Humane Society

Mohawk Hudson Humane Society

The Mohawk Hudson Humane Society is a non-profit organization that has been providing shelter for lost, abused and unwanted animals since 1887.
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Filed in: Albany County NY, Community, Menends NY, Pets & Animals
Delaware & Hudson Canal Museum

Delaware & Hudson Canal Museum

The D&H Canal Historical Society was established in 1966 to preserve, protect and perpetuate the unique history of the Delaware & Hudson Canal, particularly in Ulster County.


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Filed in: Community, High Falls NY, History, Museums, Ulster County NY
F.W. Vanderbilt Garden Association

F.W. Vanderbilt Garden Association

The Frederick W. Vanderbilt Garden Association, Inc. is a non-profit organization dedicated to rehabilitate and maintain the formal gardens at the Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site, in Hyde Park, NY. The Frederick W. Vanderbilt Garden Association, Inc. began in 1984 as a small group of gardeners who wanted to bring some life back to a […]


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Filed in: Community, Dutchess County NY, Gardening & Landscaping, History, Hyde Park NY
The Vanaver Caravan

The Vanaver Caravan

The Vanaver Caravan weaves tapestries of dance and music with effortless skill and precision.


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Filed in: Community, Creative & Performing Arts, New Paltz NY, Ulster County NY
Catskill Mountain Artisans Guild

Catskill Mountain Artisans Guild

The Catskill Mountain Artisans Guild strives to capture, unify and support the creative spirit of the Catskill region.


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Filed in: Community, Crafted In The Hudson Valley, Creative & Performing Arts, Delaware County NY, Margaretville NY
Dutchess County Healthy Families

Dutchess County Healthy Families

Dutchess County Healthy Families is a home visiting program designed to aid expectant families in giving their babies a healthy start to life. They serve families of Poughkeepsie, Hyde Park, and Beacon. The services are free, voluntary, and entirely confidential. The Dutchess County Healthy Families program is educational and a gateway to resources of the community. […]


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Filed in: Beacon NY, Community, Dutchess County NY, Health & Wellness, Kingston NY, Orange County NY, Poughkeepsie NY, Ulster County NY
Winnakee Land Trust

Winnakee Land Trust

Winnakee Land Trust protects and preserves the agricultural, recreational, architectural, cultural, scenic, historical, and open space of northern Dutchess County.


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Filed in: Community, Dutchess County NY, History, Rhinebeck NY
Cold Spring Living

Cold Spring Living

Cold Spring is located 50 miles north of manhattan on the Hudson River in a rural area steeped in history and rich in natural treasures, rolling hills, biking trails, babling brooks.


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Filed in: Cold Spring NY, Community, Directories & Guides, Putnam County NY
Beacon Arts Community Association

Beacon Arts Community Association

Beacon Arts Community Association fosters and encourages the development of the Beacon community as an arts and business center.


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Filed in: Beacon NY, Community, Creative & Performing Arts, Dutchess County NY
Zadock Pratt Museum

Zadock Pratt Museum

The museum is dedicated to preserving the history of Prattsville and the surrounding Catskill Mountain areas.


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Filed in: Community, Greene County NY, History, Museums, Prattsville NY
Catharine Street Community Center

Catharine Street Community Center

Catharine Street Community Center offers a diversity of community based programs for kids, parents, and families.


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Filed in: Community, Dutchess County NY, Kids, Kids Programs, Kids Sports, Poughkeepsie NY, Youth Services
Catskill Mountain Club

Catskill Mountain Club

Catskill Mountain Club is an association of outdoors-people enjoy nature and non-motorized outdoor recreational pursuits in the Catskill Mountains.


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Filed in: Clubs, Community, Kids, Kids Programs, Pine Hill NY, Recreation and Sports, Trails, Paths, and Hiking, Ulster County NY
Daughters of Sarah Senior Community

Daughters of Sarah Senior Community

A senior community with multi-level continuum of care. Located on 40 acres of wooded property, the community offers kosher meals, skilled nursing care, medical adult day services,


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Filed in: Albany County NY, Albany NY, Community
Maple Grove Restoration

Maple Grove Restoration

Located in a residential area of Poughkeepsie, New York, Maple Grove is part of a collection of farm estates which once lined South Road (Route 9).


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Filed in: Community, Dutchess County NY, History, Poughkeepsie NY