Double H Ranch

The Double H Ranch exists in that place between, “What if we…” and “That could never work.” They make the impossible possible for children living with a life-threatening illness and their families. Co-founded by Charles R. Wood and Paul Newman, Double H provides summer camp with a ropes course and swimming, an adaptive ski program […]

City of Oneonta

The City of Oneonta has two colleges, a beautiful downtown, and aspirations of introducing itself to more people. Oneonta, perched between exposed bedrock cliffs and expansive farmland, has long been known as the “City of the Hills.” Oneonta is preparing to roll out a 21st-century welcome mat with an ambitious way-finding signage update, a facade […]

L.E.A.P

L.E.A.P., formerly known as the Washington County Economic Opportunity Council, has been a vital safety net in Washington County for those living both below and slightly above the poverty line for more than fifty years. They help the elderly, the unemployed, pre-k and school-age kids, as well as families expecting a baby. L.E.A.P. aggressively pursues […]

Hudson Healthwaters Health Network

Hudson Headwaters Health Network is a miraculous triumph of vision, tenacity, and expertise. Founded by physicians who saw a need for healthcare in the rural and remote parts of the Adirondacks, HHHN has become a template for regional community health care. Growing into a Federally Qualified Health Center with 19 community health centers that cover […]

Adirondack Theater Festival

Founded locally, respected regionally, the Adirondack Theatre Festival is a vital part of the Glens Falls economy. The company mounts beautiful productions throughout the summer with equity actors. The focus is on new works, and often the shows go on to have a life in New York City or at other regional theatres. There is […]

UMaine

The University of Maine at Augusta is a part of the University of Maine System. Their campuses in Augusta and Bangor, and nine UMA Centers, as well as online courses, offer students a wealth of options for completing their degree. Dedicated to transforming the lives of students of every age and background, UMA is a […]

Ames Goldsmith

Ames Goldsmith dates back to 1860 when a self-taught chemist and astronomer from Poultney, Vermont, Merritt Ames, made a discovery. The lantern slides he was creating for his photography endeavors were generating waste that contained silver. Ames was a renaissance man; from there, he developed refinement techniques that produced material usable by photographers, the U.S. […]

CMJ

CMJ has arguably the most in-depth knowledge and expertise in tax law in the area. Their business, established in 1988, has grown to include forensic accounting, retirement planning administration, thorough business valuations, and merger and acquisition services. Their accuracy in the field draws clients from all over the country. They pride themselves on pulling no […]

SUNY ESF

SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry offers students three distinct campuses in one. A longstanding partnership with Syracuse University allows students also to enjoy large campus amenities in addition to the small, specialized college experience. What people don’t immediately know is that they also have a campus tucked away in one of the most […]

SeriousFun Children’s Network

Paul Newman with campers

Paul Newman’s legacy lives on at camp. The parent company of Double H Ranch, SerioüsFun, along with their sister organization: Newman’s Own Foundation, operate camps around the world—offering unforgettable experiences to seriously ill children and their families. SerioüsFun brings the message of philanthropy to the international stage. At places like Barretstown in Ireland or the […]