Dutchess County

Beacon Animal Rescue Foundation

The Beacon ARF is a 100% volunteer, no kill animal shelter and nonprofit organization located in Dutchess County. “We house and care for cats and dogs in need of a second chance or more time to find just the right home.”-ARFBEACON.org . We are grateful for our F&P Volunteers who donate time to this wonderful cause. We are also proud sponsors of the ARF’s annual 5K.


Literacy Connection’s Annual Spelling Bee

Funds from the Literacy Connection’s Annual Spelling Bee supports basic literary education for adults and literacy support and enrichment for children. We are proud to have sponsored and participated in various Spelling Bees over the years!


Axeman MC NY2 Ride to Salute Veterans

The Axeman MC NY2 is a local motorcycle club that hosts an annual fundraiser in Poughkeepsie. We were proud to sponsor the group’s 2017 event. Funds raised during the event went to Paws of War, a non-profit organization that trains and places shelter dogs to U.S. military veterans that suffer from the emotional effects of war.

Hudson River Housing’s Liberty Station

Hudson River Housing (HRC) was created to address homelessness in Dutchess County. The program offers twenty-five separate programs that provide housing and supportive services to those in need, including those with mental health issues, chemical dependencies, victims of domestic violence, and low/moderate income households. Liberty Station is a permanent low-cost housing facility for Veterans in Poughkeepsie. Firm employees have donated clothing, bedding, and food to Liberty Station Veterans.


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