Community Foundation CEO Network

CEOs from member community foundations meet quarterly to share best practices, build capacity and awareness, and look for opportunities to advance organizational and collective philanthropy statewide through joint ventures, research, and education.

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Network Leadership

Liza Janssen Petra | Connecticut Council for Philanthropy

Liza Petra
Executive Director
Branford Community Foundation


For more information or to join the Community Foundation CEO Network, contact The Council President Karla Fortunato.


Connecticut Network of Community Foundations Directory

Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation

800 North Main Street, PO Box 400, Sheffield, MA 01257-9503
413-229-0370 |
Serves 9 towns in Northwest Connecticut: Canaan, Cornwall, Goshen, Kent, Norfolk, North Canaan, Salisbury, Sharon, Warren

Branford Community Foundation

PO Box 462, Branford, CT  06405
203-444-4898 |
Serves to town of Branford

The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven

70 Audubon Street, New Haven, CT 06510
203-777-2386 |
Serves 20 towns in the Greater New Haven: Ansonia, Bethany, Branford, Cheshire, Derby, East Haven, Guilford,  Hamden, Madison, Milford, New Haven, North Branford, North Haven, Orange, Oxford, Seymour, Shelton, Wallingford, West Haven, Woodbridge

Community Foundation of Eastern Connecticut

68 Federal Stree, PO Box 769, New London, CT 06320
860- 442-3572 |
Serves 42 towns in Eastern Connecticut: Ashford, Bozrah, Brooklyn, Canterbury, Chaplin, Colchester, Columbia, Coventry, East Lyme, Eastford, Franklin, Griswold, Groton, Hampton, Killingly, Lebanon, Ledyard, Lisbon, Lyme, Mansfield, Montville, New London, North Stonington, Norwich, Old Lyme, Plainfield, Pomfret, Preston, Putnam, Salem, Scotland, Sprague, Stafford, Sterling, Stonington, Thompson, Union, Voluntown, Waterford, Willington, Windham, Woodstock

Community Foundation of Greater New Britain  

74A Vine Street, New Britain, CT 06052
860-229-6018 |
Serves 4 towns in Greater New Britain: Berlin, New Britain, Plainville, Southington

Connecticut Community Foundation

43 Field Street, Waterbury, CT 06702
203-753-1315 |
Serves 21 towns in the Greater Waterbury and the Litchfield Hills: Beacon Falls, Bethlehem, Bridgewater, Cheshire, Goshen, Litchfield, Middlebury, Morris, Naugatuck, New Milford, Oxford, Prospect, Roxbury, Southbury, Thomaston, Warren, Washington, Waterbury, Watertown, Wolcott, Woodbury

Fairfield County's Community Foundation

40 Richards Avenue, 4th floor, Norwalk, CT 06854
203-750-3200 |
Serves 23 towns in Southwest Connecticut: Bethel, Bridgeport, Brookfield, Danbury, Darien, Easton, Fairfield, Greenwich, Monroe, New Canaan, New Fairfield, Newtown, Norwalk, Redding, Ridgefield, Shelton, Sherman, Stamford, Stratford, Trumbull, Weston, Westport, Wilton

The Guilford Foundation

44 Boston Street, PO Box 35, Guilford, CT  06437
203-640-4049 |
Serves the town of Guilford

Hartford Foundation for Public Giving

85 Gillett Street, Hartford, CT 06103
860-548-1888 |
Serves 29 towns in Greater Hartford: Andover, Avon, Bloomfield, Bolton, Canton, East Granby, East Hartford, East Windsor, Ellington, Enfield, Farmington, Glastonbury, Granby, Hartford, Hebron, Manchester, Marlborough, Newington, Rocky Hill, Simsbury, Somers, South Windsor, Suffield, Tolland, Vernon, West Hartford, Wethersfield, Windsor, Windsor Locks

Jewish Community Foundation of Greater Hartford

333 Bloomfield Avenue, Suite D, West Hartford, CT 06117
860-523-7460 |
Serves 37 towns in Greater Hartford: Avon, Berlin, Bloomfield, Bristol, Burlington, Canton, East Granby, East Hartford,  East Windsor, Ellington, Farmington, Glastonbury, Granby, Hartford, Hebron, Manchester, Meriden, New Britain, Newington, Plainville, Rockville, Rocky Hill, Simsbury, Somers, South Windsor, Southington, Stafford Springs, Suffield, Tolland, Unionville, Vernon, West Hartford, West Simsbury, Wethersfield, Windsor and Windsor Locks

Main Street Community Foundation

120 Halcyon Drive, P. O. Box 2702, Bristol, CT 06011-2702
860-583-6363 |
Serves 6 towns in West Central Connecticut: Bristol, Burlington, Plainville, Plymouth, Southington, Wolcott

New Canaan Community Foundation

P. O. Box 1285, New Canaan, CT 06840
203-966-0231 |
Serves the town of New Canaan

Northwest Connecticut Community Foundation

33 East Main Street, Torrington, CT 06790
860-626-1245 |
Serves 20 towns in Northwest Connecticut: Barkhamsted, Bethlehem, Canaan/ Falls Village, Colebrook, Cornwall, Goshen, Hartland, Harwinton, Kent, Litchfield, Morris, New Hartford, Norfolk, North Canaan, Salisbury, Sharon, Torrington, Warren, Washington, Winchester (Winsted)

Valley Community Foundation

253-A Elizabeth Street, Derby, CT 06418
203-751-9162 |
Serves 5 towns in the Naugatuck Valley: Ansonia, Derby, Oxford, Seymour and Shelton