HARTFORD, CT – The Connecticut Council for Philanthropy named LUCY BALL, executive director of the Lone Pine Foundation, the recipient of the 2014 Martha S. Newman Award. Lucy, a resident of Darien, was honored for her demonstrated, sustained and exemplary service to one or more organizations and the philanthropic sector in the state.
HARTFORD, CT – The Connecticut Council for Philanthropy presented the inaugural Nancy P. Roberts Award to THE MELVILLE CHARITABLE TRUST. The award honors a grantmaking organization for demonstrated innovation in philanthropy.
HARTFORD, CT – One hundred years ago, the community foundation concept was born in the Midwest, giving rise to a new philanthropy, a new way of participating in community, and a new vision for the future.
NEW HAVEN, CT -- More than 250 philanthropists, grantmakers and community leaders will gather on May 2 at the New Haven Lawn Club for the Connecticut Council for Philanthropy’s annual luncheon. The event, centering on philanthropic leadership, will feature a panel discussion; presentations of the Council’s annual philanthropy awards; and the introduction of the Council’s new board leadership.
BRIDGEPORT, CT -- FSW and two other family service agencies have collaborated on a database system. The article cites reports from the Connecticut Council for Philanthropy and Fairfield County Community Foundations.
HARTFORD, CT — Andy Eder of Guilford is one of three philanthropists honored earlier this month by the Connecticut Council for Philanthropy at the organization’s annual Connecticut Philanthropy Summit.