Children at the Well

Sponsors & Gifts

Funding provided, in part, by:

The Seymour Fox Memorial Foundation

Thanks also to Price Chopper’s Golub Foundation, to our Giving Tuesday donors, and to those who donate throughout the year!

Awards We’ve Received

Awards won by Children at the Well (C@W) and Our Staff:

  • The Interfaith Community of Schenectady: Robert and Dorothy Ludwig Award, November 18, 2020
  • Turkish Cultural Center Albany: Peace Education Award, 2012
  • Capital Area Council of Churches: James and Pearl Campbell Peace and Justice Award, June 20, 2011
  • Global Citizenship Award for Community Outreach, 2009
  • NY State Senator Neil Breslin: Proclamation honoring Children at the Well for Exemplary Citizenship, 2009
  • The Interfaith Community of Schenectady: Dorothy S. Ludwig Award, May 2008
  • National Storytelling Network: Brimstone Award, 2006

Awards won by C@W Alumni:

  • Winner Best Student Film, 2014 Peace on Earth Film Festival, Chicago, March 9, 2014, John Lyden, C@W member 2007-2009
  • Vassar College: Tanenbaum Fellowship in Inter-Religious Practice, September 2013, Adah Hetko, C@W member 2006-2009
  • Oberlin College: Barrows Medal for Interfaith Leadership, May 26, 2013, Adah Hetko, C@W member 2006-2009
  • 2013 Torchbearer, National Youth Storytellers Showcase, February, 2013, Aditya Agashe, C@W member 2009-2013
  • New York State Women In Communication Scholarship Winner, April, 2012, Illyssa Simsek, C@W member 2006-2012