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A special note to all the organizations who applied for the CARES UP grants. Thank you for the thought and time that went into the development of your applications. We also want to thank you for your service to our country, our counties, cities and communities every day.

List of Awardees:


  • Albany County Sheriff’s Office
  • Allegany County Sheriff’s Office
  • Suffolk County Sheriff’s Office

Emergency Medical Services:

  • Clifton Park & Halfmoon Emergency Corps Inc.
  • Town of Colonie EMS Department

Fire Department:

  • City of Olean Fire Department
  • City of Watervliet Fire Department

Law Enforcement:

  • Albany Police Department
  • Town of Clarkstown Police Department
  • Erie County Sheriff’s Office
  • Village of Mamaroneck Police Department
  • Port Chester Police Department

Veteran Serving Organizations:

  • PFC Joseph P. Dwyer Peer Support Program – Rensselaer County
  • Tioga County Veterans’ Service Agency
  • WNY Heroes

Congratulations to all our awardees! Thank you all for your dedication to this important work.

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