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Albany Barn
Business Name: Albany Barn
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We are a not-for-profit arts organization providing affordable live and work space for Albany residents

Business Website Address: http://Albanybarn.org
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Albany Center Gallery
Business Name: Albany Center Gallery
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We promote and exhibit contemporary visual art produced by emerging and established artists living primarily in the region and to inspire interest and provide enjoyment to an increasingly diverse audience.

Business Website Address: http://www.albanycentergallery.org
Albany City School
Business Name: Albany City School
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The mission of the City School District of Albany is to work in partnership with our diverse community to engage every learner in a robust educational program designed to provide the knowledge and skills necessary for success.

Business Website Address: https://www.albanyschools.org/
Albany City School
Business Name: Albany City School
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The mission of the City School District of Albany is to work in partnership with our diverse community to engage every learner in a robust educational program designed to provide the knowledge and skills necessary for success.

Business Website Address: http://www.albanyschools.org
Albany County Crime Victim & Sexual Violence Center
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Provides a comprehensive range of services to emotionally and physically injured crime victims in Albany County. Services are available to anyone of any age who has experienced a sexual assault or other violent crime at any time in their life, or who has been affected by someone else's assault.

Albany Police Athletic League, Inc.
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Youth Organization

Business Website Address: http://Albanypal.org
Albany Public Library
Business Name: Albany Public Library
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Albany Public Library strives to educate, entertain, and empower the people of Albany.

Business Website Address: https://www.albanypubliclibrary.org/
Albany Stratton VA Medical Center
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We serve all military veterans in the in Albany and surrounding counties.

Business Website Address: http://www.albany.va.gov
Alpha Pregnancy Care Center
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Providing parenting educational and material resources to men and women in the city of Albany

Business Website Address: http://Alphacare.org
American Red Cross
Business Name: American Red Cross
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Disaster relief, blood collection and services to military & veterans

Business Website Address: http://www.redcross.org/eny
Boys & Girls Clubs of the Capital Area
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We inspire and enable young people of the Capital Area to realize their full potential as productive, responsible and caring citizens.

Business Website Address: http://Bgccapitalarea.org
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Capital City Rescue Mission
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Capital City Rescue Mission proclaims the Gospel to the homeless and needy of the Capital Region while providing for the whole person, body, mind, and spirit, to help them return to society as productive citizens.

Business Website Address: http://Capitalcityrescuemission.org
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Capital Region Sponsor – A – Scholar
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Sponsor-A-Scholar provides mentoring, tutoring and college access programming to students at Albany High School

Business Website Address: http://www.crsas.org
Capital Roots
Business Name: Capital Roots
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Our mission is to nourish healthy communities by providing access to fresh food and green spaces for all. We do this in the city of Albany by way of our many programs including, but not limited to, the Veggie Mobile, our Community Gardens Program, and our Squash Hunger Program.

Business Website Address: https://www.capitalroots.org/
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Christ’s Church Albany
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Christ’s Church Albany helps people take steps forward in Trusting Jesus, Authentic Relationship, and Doing Great Things in the World.

Business Website Address: http://www.christschurchalbany.org
Christs Church Guilderland
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Who we are, what we do, and who we want to become is deeply rooted in our faith in Christ; He is at the center of everything. The values of our church community are drawn out of the life that Jesus lived and our desire to emulate Him so that Christ’s prayer of renewal on earth as it is in Heaven may be a reality.

Citizens Action
Business Name: Citizens Action
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Winning the world that we want is possible. It’s a world that meets every person’s basic needs. It’s a world full of opportunity, love, respect and dignity. It’s a world where democracy reigns and each person is able to reach their fullest potential. It’s a world worth fighting for, but one that will only exist if we work together.

Business Website Address: https://citizenactionny.org
City of Albany Cultural Affairs Office
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Free entertainment events for the City of Albany; City of Albany Tree Lighting; Raised thousands of dollars for Cash for Coats;

Business Website Address: http://albanyevents.org/
Connect Center for Youth
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We give away clothes, food and supplies to the local youth.

Connecting the Dots CDC
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We provide a platform for small businesses to be known and a network of resources to provide free services for the community.

Business Website Address: http://Connectingthedotscdc.com
Downtown Albany Business Improvement District
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Promoting, strengthening, and revitalizing the historic downtown Albany neighborhood through public events and projects.

Business Website Address: http://www.downtownalbany.org
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FOCUS Churches of Albany
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Direct service in Breakfast and Pantry Programs; advocacy: food insecurity, racism, housing, immigration

Business Website Address: http://www.focuschurches.net
GLSEN
Business Name: GLSEN
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GLSEN New York Capital Region works to ensure that all LGBTQ+ K-12 youth are protected, supported, included, and empowered in their schools, point blank. Through each of these core components, we are able to support public and private schools in all eight counties that make up the Capital Region and teach school administrators, teachers, librarians, and staff alike how to be an informed ally to their LGBTQ+ K-12 students.

Business Website Address: http://Glsennycr.org
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Grassroot Givers
Business Name: Grassroot Givers
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We give away books, clothing and housewares to people in need in the City of Albany.

Business Website Address: http://www.grassrootgivers.org
Habitat for Humanity Capital District
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Habitat for Humanity Capital District builds strength, stability and self-reliance through affordable homeownership. Our vision is a world where everyone has a decent place to live. We build or fully renovate homes in the City of Albany, which are then sold low-to-moderate income first-time homebuyer. Habitat has built 139 homes in the Capital District since 1988

Business Website Address: https://www.habitatcd.org/
Homeless and Travelers Aid Society
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24 hour homeless hotline, supportive housing, re-entry services, mental health services, provides furniture, and more.

Business Website Address: http://www.hatas.org
IPH (formerly Interfaith Partnership for the Homeless)
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IPH addresses the needs of the homeless and low-income community by providing a continuum of services to encourage self-sufficiency, empowerment, and stability.

Business Website Address: http://www.iphny.org
Literacy Volunteers of Rensselaer County
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We teach adults English as a new language and provide a Sewing & English Workplace skills program for women.

Business Website Address: http://www.lvorc.org
Mission Accomplished Transition Services
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We provide industry-specific career education, coaching, mentoring and sponsorship services for un/underemployed rising young professionals and entrepreneurs seeking to work in four key industries: construction, fashion, event planning, or social entrepreneurship.

Business Website Address: http://Matransitionservices.org
Orange Street Cats
Business Name: Orange Street Cats
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We take cats off the street or from residents who can no longer care for them and find them forever homes, and we match fixed income senior residents with senior cats, covering veterinary costs while senior individuals provide love and a good home for senior cats.

Business Website Address: http://www.orangestreetcats.org
Park Playhouse & Playhouse Stage Company
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Providing free summer theatre and year-round arts education programming to youth in our City.

Business Website Address: http://www.parkplayhouse.com
Pulse
Business Name: Pulse
Rebuilding The City
Business Name: Rebuilding The City
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Provides services and support to children, families, men and women in the City of Albany through various programming, including vocational training, supportive housing, STEM based youth group, and meal for kids.

Business Website Address: https://rtcalbany.org
RISSE
Business Name: RISSE
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Our mission is to equip refugees and recent immigrants to build sustainable, independent lives by offering language and literacy instruction, as well as support with life skills and integration into US culture and community.

Business Website Address: http://www.risse-albany.org
South End Children’s Café
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We offer a free, healthy dinner among with academic assistance, enrichment programs and exercise to children residing in and around the South End of Albany.

Business Website Address: http://Www.southendchildrenscafe.org
STRIDE Adaptive Sports
Business Name: STRIDE Adaptive Sports
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Sports and recreation programs for special needs and disabled youth and also for disabled veterans.

Business Website Address: http://www.stride.org
The Fresh Air Fund
Business Name: The Fresh Air Fund
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We recruit Albany families to host a child from New York City for a week during the summer

Business Website Address: http://www.freshair.org
The JC Club
Business Name: The JC Club
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The JC Club is an opened feeding center specifically for children ages 4 -18. Our program runs all year long, provided lunches in the summer and dinner during the school year. We also offer assistance with homework and give children access to tutoring.

Business Website Address: http://www.jcclubalbany.com
The U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants
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We address the needs and rights of persons in forced or voluntary migration worldwide by advancing fair and humane public policy, facilitating and providing direct professional services, and promoting the full participation of migrants in community life.

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The Wizard’s Wardrobe
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We provide free one-to-one literacy tutoring to elementary school-age children of the South End of Albany.

Business Website Address: http://www.wizardswardrobe.org
Trinity
Business Name: Trinity
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Our interlocking programs and services push the urban renewal agenda through strategic investments in nutrition security, the promotion of peace-building by preventing violence at its source, early childhood development and language formation, wholesome after school and summer camp opportunities, strengthening families, health and wellness programs for all ages, income security through financial literacy education and adult education and career training experiences.

Business Website Address: http://www.trinityalliancealbany.org/
TRU Heart
Business Name: TRU Heart
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We build future leaders through Mentorship, Volunteerism and Education

Business Website Address: http://www.truheart.org
United Way of the Greater Capital Region
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United Way fights for the education, economic mobility and health of every person in every community.

Business Website Address: http://www.unitedwaygcr.org
Vegetable Project
Business Name: Vegetable Project
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We lead school gardening programs at Albany schools, focusing particularly on building connections with kids who are not thriving in school and who could benefit from adult connections and experiences in and with nature.

Business Website Address: http://Vegetableproject.org
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WithOurVoice, Inc.
Business Name: WithOurVoice, Inc.
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We build community, grow leaders, and foster authentic relationships grounded in the celebration of differences by increasing the capacity for civil discourse through the sharing of stories.

Business Website Address: http://Withourvoice.org
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Youth FX
Business Name: Youth FX
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Youth FX is designed to empower young people ages 10-24 by teaching them the technical and creative aspects of digital film making and media production. Based in the City of Albany, NY, our primary mission is to work with diverse groups of youth from communities that have been historically under-served and in need of opportunities to learn filmmaking and acquire skills in emerging media technologies. Youth FX hands-on programming develops leadership skills, creativity, and critical thinking, through the collaborative and artistic process of making films, amplifying the voices of young people in the capital region of New York State and around the world.

Business Website Address: http://www.youthfx.org
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