Out-of-School/After School

Monday, June 26, 2017
United Way of Western Connecticut Announces Education Funding for Region

STAMFORD, CT -- United Way of Western Connecticut (UWWC) announced today that they have invested $635,000 into early childhood, afterschool and educational enrichment programs in greater Danbury, greater New Milford and Stamford. All grant dollars are tied to program support for families living within the ALICE® (Asset Limited, Income Constrained, Employed) income threshold (see household budget below). The grant funding period for these allocations is January 2017- June 2018.

Thursday, December 8, 2016
Miles for Moe Fund Supports Camperships at Camp MOE

TORRINGTON, CT -- On Wednesday, November 30, representatives of the Miles for Moe Fund of the Northwest Connecticut Community Foundation presented a check for $15,000 to Camp MOE to support camperships and camp needs.

Tuesday, December 6, 2016
Black Giving Circle Fund at the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving Makes Inaugural Grant to Support Early Literacy

Catholic Charities’ Parker Memorial Family Center’s Fatherhood initiative, which has been working to support fathers in Hartford’s North End, has just received a $10,000 grant from the Black Giving Circle Fund  to provide fathers with the education and supports they need to build strong social-emotional connections with their children in order to ensure that their children are reaching literacy proficiency.

Monday, May 9, 2016
Summer Programs For Youth Awarded $790,000 By Hartford Foundation

HARTFORD, CT -- More than 10,000 school-age youth in Greater Hartford are expected to participate in summer learning programs thanks to $790,000 in grants from the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving. The grants have been awarded to support 57 programs, operated by 43 agencies, including 35 campership (reduced fees), nine tutorial, nine counselor-in-training, and four enrichment programs.