Human Services

Wednesday, October 15, 2014
First Years First Early Childhood Development Initiative Highlights Community Foundation’s Second Round of 2014 Grants

New Britain, Conn. (October 15, 2014) – The Community Foundation of Greater New Britain has awarded more than $177,000 in grants to non-profit organizations and programs serving Berlin, New Britain, Plainville and Southington, including more than $30,000 in grants to boost early childhood development as part of the Foundation’s signature First Years First initiative.

Thursday, July 17, 2014
$27.5 Million Delivered Back to Hard-Working Families in Our Community

United Way of Central and Northeastern Connecticut, in partnership with The Village for Families & Children, Inc. and Human Resources Agency of New Britain, Inc. provided support for VITA’s free tax preparation assistance through a network of municipal and community providers in the Greater Hartford, and Windham regions, and New Britain. This average federal refund in the regional 2014 Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) campaign was $1,850.

Grantmaking Public Charities

From the Connecticut Toolkit for Giving: A list of grantmaking public charities located in Connecticut, including United Ways, Community Health Charities and Jewish Federations.