Financial Information

As a public charity, the Community Foundations of the Hudson Valley is fully transparent in its practices and welcomes feedback. We have a responsibility to our donors, benefactors, and broader community which we take very seriously. Accordingly, our federal tax return and audited financial statements are posted on our website and are on file with the New York State Attorney General.

On June 30, 1996, the Foundation's endowment was $5.4 million. As of May 2017, our assets have grown to $60 million, a true testament to the extraordinary spirit of giving in the Hudson Valley region.


We are pleased to offer our financial statements , which include the independent auditor's report from PKF O'Connor Davies.

Form 990

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Federal Form 990 for the Community Foundations is available for your review here and on

The purpose of the Form 990 is to provide the public with a return that summarizes the activity of the Community Foundations.

Investment Strategy

Please click here for information on our investment strategy.


All earnings are posted to funds net of internal investment fees. The current internal investment fees range from 30-35 basis points.

The annual administrative fee for the Community Foundation is generally 1% of the fund balance. Fees are assessed quarterly at the rate of one-quarter of the applicable fee due. Fees vary based on type of fund established. For more information, please Contact Us

Whistleblower Policy

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Donor Privacy Policy

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