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I am Family Philanthropy: William Graustein

The National Center for Family Philanthropy's new video series, I Am Family Philanthropy, shared the reflections of CCP member William Graustein of the William Caspar Graustein Memorial Fund. Bill reflects on his father's legacy and the history of the William Caspar Graustein Memorial Fund. He also shares how the Community Leadership Program in New Haven, CT is helping the community connect and build relationships across boundaries of difference.

Family Foundation News

Wednesday, December 11, 2019
Age Well Ambassadors Program to Launch in Greater Danbury

DANBURY, CT -- United Way of Western Connecticut  launches new program to improve food access for Danbury’s older adults will be launched over the coming year, with support from the Peter & Carmen Lucia Buck Foundation and the Tufts Health Plan Foundation.

Tuesday, August 27, 2019
Children's Reading Partners Seeks Volunteers for New School Year

WEST HARTFORD, CT -- Children's Reading Partners, an initiative of the Jewish Community Relations Council is looking for reading partners and is offering trainings in September. Major grant funding is provided by the Jewish Community Foundation of Greater Hartford, SBM Charitable Foundation, the Jeffrey P. Ossen Family Foundation, People's United Community Foundation, and George A. & Grace L. Long Foundation at Bank of America.