Dryden Youth Opportunity Fund
Providing Enrichment with Every Gift
Dryden Youth Opportunity Fund (DYOF) encourages philanthropy and uses these gifts to support our youth by providing grants for programs and activities offered in both school and community based organizations. The DYOF began in 2003 with the sole purpose of funding enriching opportunities and experiences for Dryden area chidren. Through the generosity of many individuals and businesses the DYOF has been able to provide over $174,000 to 267 different programs enriching the lives of children in our community. The DYOF is a volunteer led charitable organization recognized by the Internal Revenue Service under tax code section 501(c)(3). Current Board members include:
Patricia Ard Geoff Dunn Erik Eshelman
Julie Faber Tom Harkenrider Deb Holtz
Evan Kurtz Kathleen Murphy Lyndsi Prignon
Dean Russo Barney Schug Randy Stewart
Paul Streeter Tiffany Strickland Eric Toftegaard
Previous Grant Recipients
Ways To Give
Dryden Youth Opportunity Fund capital is mostly from community members like yourself. You have the opportunity to impact and enhance the lives of Dryden area youth. All contributions to the DYOF are tax deductible. It is with gratitude that we seek your support for this worthy effort to help area youth. Please consider writing a check to DYOF or having your group dedicate a fundraiser to this purpose. DYOF sends a fundraising letter once a year, usually in November, requesting donations.
"It takes dedicated people, devoted time, and donated dollars to solve problems."
- Ken Blanchard
Donate by mail
Send a check or money order to:
Dryden Youth Opportunity Fund PO Box 1076 Dryden, NY 13053