Private Foundation

Wednesday, March 5, 2014
Pomfret Foundation Awards Grants

POMFRET, CT -- At its quarterly meeting on January 29, The 1772 Foundation, a national leader in the field of historic properties redevelopment, awarded grants totaling $807,400.

Thursday, February 6, 2014
Lending a Hand: College Students Help Pre-Schoolers Learn Thanks to Foundation Partnership

NEW BRITIAN, CT – Thanks to a collaboration of four local philanthropic organizations, low-income preschool children at HRA of New Britain’s Head Start programs are getting a better chance to enter kindergarten ready to succeed. That’s because they are now taking part in the Jumpstart early literacy program, funded by $42,500 in grants from Liberty Bank Foundation, the Community Foundation of Greater New Britain, the Farmington Bank Community Foundation, and The Fund for Greater Hartford.