Mission


The First Niagara Foundation is dedicated to empowering individuals and neighborhoods through investing in education, mentoring, workforce development, and neighborhood revitalization. Additionally the Foundation is committed to supporting programs that will provide long term enhancements to the quality of life primarily in Western New York. Following the acquisition by KeyBank, First Niagara Foundation transitioned to a spend down mode and anticipates continuing grant making until 2022.

 

*First Niagara Foundation accepts applications from organizations located in and serving Western New York.