Community Improvement & Capacity

Wednesday, March 1, 2017
People's United Community Foundation Awards Over $980K to Nonprofits in Six States

BRIDGEPORT, CT – The People’s United Community Foundation, the philanthropic arm of People’s United Bank, announced today that it awarded $980,683 during its first grant cycle of 2017 to nonprofit organizations throughout the communities it serves in Connecticut, New York, Massachusetts, Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine.

Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Center for Latino Progress Receives $102,000 grant from Hartford Foundation to Establish “Transport Hartford Academy”

HARTFORD, CT -- In response to Greater Hartford's transportation changes, the Hartford Foundation has awarded a one-year $102,449 grant to the Center for Latino Progress to replicate and adapt a community engagement program originally introduced in Denver, Colorado. The Transport Hartford Academy will seek to deepen resident engagement and create a group of active and informed residents who will provide input into the future transportation developments in the Hartford region.