The Art of Giving

In addition to supporting local programs of the Jewish Federation of Ulster County, Fall for Art continues its tradition of selecting a local organization each year to receive our “Special Recipient” gift.

2020

Circle of Friends for the Dying, Food Bank of the Hudson Valley, Jewish Family Services, Hudson Valley LGBTQ, Oncology Support Program, People's Place.

2019

Hudson Valley arts community, People's Place, and local Jewish Federation projects.

2018

The Ulster County SPCA chosen to select $1,000 worth of art from the show to be permanently exhibited at their facility.

2017

The Kingston Library selected art from the show to be permanently exhibited at the Franklin Street facility.

2016

YMCA of Ulster County selected artwork to adorn their lobby area

2015

Mental Health Services at HealthAlliance of the Hudson Valley received artwork to display in their facility

2014

Emerging Artists of the Hudson Valley competition, scholarships awarded to three area high school art students

2013

Arts with a Heart” of the Alzheimer’s Association’s Hudson Valley/Rockland/Westchester, NY Chapter

2012

Saugerties Boys & Girls Club, funds to be used for the arts program

2011

Rosendale Theatre Collective, funds to be used to archive, frame and display a selection of its collection of original movie posters

2010

Shadowland Theater, Ellenville, in support of their children’s theatre programming and classes

2009

Ulster County Executive Office Purchase Award, the County Executive selected art from participating artists whose work best reflected the Quadricentennial theme.

2008

Children’s Annex of Ulster County for the development of a visual arts program for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

2007

SUNY Ulster for the restoration of art work in their permanent collection

2006

Arts Society of Kingston in honor of Katharine McKenna, local artist and gallery owner, who was instrumental in creating Fall for Art

2005

Friends of Historic Kingston

2004

Cancer Center at Benedictine Hospital

2003

Center for Creative Education, Stone Ridge

2002

Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, SUNY New Paltz campus

2001

Fall for Art Logo. Area junior high schools participated in creating the Fall for Art logo. The winner was Will Carr of Saugerties High School.

2000

Ulster Arts Alliance

1999

Gift to the newly renovated Kingston City Hall; Sara Beames was commissioned to design an eternal flame which graces the main hall.