TRUMBULL, CT -- CT by the Numbers has published Part I of CCP's May 13, 2016 Conference Keynote address by Ambassador James Joseph.
Philanthropy, Voluntarism & Granting
NORWALK, CT -- CT Post reports on a new Fidelity Charitable report on donor advised fund giving. Representatives from Fairfield County's Community Foundation and CCP President Maggie Gunther Osborn are quoted. CCP's "2016 Giving in Connecticut" is also referenced.
NORWALK, CT -- This blog post chronicles Russell Berkowitz's creation of two donor-advised funds at Fairfield County's Community Foundation, The Berkowitz Law Firm LLC Charitable Fund and the Across the Globe Children’s Foundation, and the impact he is making with his donor-advised fund philanthropy.
HARTFORD, CT -- In a recent op-ed piece ("Could Hartford Foundation help solve city's budget crisis?" June 13, 2016), the author suggested the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving might lessen the burdens of government for the city of Hartford as it struggles with long-term budget deficits. In this opinion piece Linda J. Kelly, president of the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving, describes how "Hartford, in fact, receives a significant portion of the Foundation's grant dollars."
TORRINGTON, CT -- The Community Foundation's new name and logo represent their immutable service to Northwest Connecticut—service that continues to forge new and innovative approaches to community leadership, to preserve and protect philanthropic partnerships—service that is deeply rooted in the Northwest Corner.