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Rensselaer County CFA Review Meeting



Rensselaer County will be hosting a Consolidated Funding Application (CFA) Review Meeting on Wednesday, June 21 from 9 – 11 a.m., at the Quackenbush Building, 30 Third Street, 3rd Floor Conference Room, Troy, NY 12180.

If you are applying for a CFA grant, this is an opportunity for your organization to ask questions and get one-on-one feedback.

In attendance will be Rensselaer County Executive Kathleen Jimino; Andrew Kennedy, President and CEO of Center for Economic Growth; Michael Yevoli, Regional Director of Empire State Development; and Robert Pasinella, Executive Director of the Rensselaer County IDA. If you wish to have an opportunity to review your project with them, please email Cheryl Kennedy immediately with who will be attending, your organization and the CFA funding you are applying for.

Businesses and organizations who are seeking a letter of support from the City of Troy for a CFA, please provide a request to the city by close of business, Monday, June 26. The request should include a sample letter of how you would like your support letter to read including components such as, but not limited to: addressee, your organization name, title of project, mission statement, notable events and/or interaction with community, growth, capacity, and impact of funding on your organization and Troy-at-large.

If your CFA proposal requires a municipal resolution, please request asap, no later than this Wednesday, June 21.

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