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Organizations We Support

The Peter and Jeri Dejana Foundation is very proud of its efforts to help as many residents of Port Washington and surrounding communities as possible by enriching the existing programs and services its recipient organizations are able to offer.

These are the kinds of organizations of 501(c)(3) non-profit organizations the Foundation supports. The list is constantly growing and it's impossible to name them all. It’s hard to resist worthwhile causes!

Houses of Worship

Health Care Organizations

Environmental Agencies

Sports & Athletics


Special Needs Programs


Scholarships Funds


and many more...

Grant Administrator

Jean-Marie Posner is the Grant Administrator for the Dejana Foundation. She has more than 15 years of experience serving on public and private nonprofit board of directors, including being elected to the board of education, appointed treasurer of the Village of Sands Point and served on the Nassau County Planning Commission. Ms. Posner is a Port Washington resident since 1996.

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