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Herbert T. Dyett Foundation, Inc.


Last Updated: 2015-09-24

At A Glance

Herbert T. Dyett Foundation, Inc.

1002 N. George St.

Rome, NY United States 13440-3414

Telephone: (315) 337-3617

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2011-12-31)

Assets: $1,621,688

Total giving: $59,385





Additional Contact Information

Application Address: 218 N., Washington St., Rome NY, 13440


Established in 1957 in NY

Purpose and Activities

Scholarship awards to graduates of Rome Free Academy and Rome Catholic High School, New York, for their first two years of higher education; support also for human services and community funds.

Program Area(s)

The grantmaker has identified the following area(s) of interest:

Grants to Individuals Program

Scholarships for the first two years of college only to financially needy graduating seniors at Rome Free Academy and Rome Catholic High School, both in Rome, NY. Applicants must have attended the schools for two years prior to graduation and rank in the top third of their classes.

Fields of Interest

  • Child welfare
  • Higher education
  • Human services
  • Nonprofits
  • Public charities

Financial Data

Year ended 2011-12-31

Assets: $1,621,688 (market value)

Expenditures: $65,878

Total giving: $59,385

Qualifying distributions: $59,385

Giving activities include:

$59,385 for 62 grants to individuals (high: $1,250; low: $625)