Grantee Spotlight:
Chautauqua Striders

Chautauqua Striders is dedicated to the mentoring and guidance of youth through education, advocacy and athletics. Originally founded in 1979 as a local track club, Chautauqua Striders has since developed into a multifaceted community organization, proudly offering diversified programs that incorporate its mission to “Mentor and guide youth through education, advocacy and athletics.” 

The not-for-profit agency, based in Jamestown, New York, provides tutoring, mentoring, outreach and athletic programs to more than 1,200 Chautauqua County youth annually.

The goal of Chautauqua Striders is to help youth graduate high school inspired with the knowledge, skill, and confidence required for successful college and career experiences.

Thank you to the Chautauqua Striders program and our generous donors who made this program possible.