The Connecticut Council for Philanthropy is an association of grantmakers committed to promoting and supporting effective philanthropy for the public good.

CCP believes in encouraging philanthropy that is guided by the values
of transparency, accessibility, ethical conduct, and responsiveness to diverse populations. Further, we value a diverse workforce and diverse leadership, because we believe that this enriches and elevates our work and community. Learn More >>


Recent News

The JUNE 2018 DIGEST includes feature headlines: $5 Billion Marks a High Point in Connecticut Giving By Individuals and Foundations; Tauck Family... more »

HARTFORD, CT - Individuals and foundations in Connecticut gave $5 billion in charitable contributions during 2015, according to the Connecticut... more »

HARTFORD, CT -- The Hartford Foundation is seeking a creative, innovative change agent who is passionate about the organization’s mission, and about... more »

TORRINGTON, CT -- The Draper Foundation Fund, a fund of the Northwest Connecticut Community Foundation, recently awarded area nonprofits $664,800.... more »

NEW HAVEN, CT -- To celebrate their 25th Anniversary, DataHaven has announced the inaugural DataHaven Innovation Awards designed to recognize... more »

WEST HARTFORD, CT -- The Aurora Women and Girls Foundation has announced it will award grants in 2018 totaling $110,000 to (5) organizations in... more »

NEW YORK, NY -- MarketWatch comments on findings from Giving USA 2017 report. The U.S. cleared a generous milestone in 2017, with Americans donating... more »