CCP News

Tuesday, May 6, 2014
Lucy Ball Honored with Philanthropy Award

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.

Tuesday, May 6, 2014
Council Presents Award to Melville Charitable Trust

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.

Thursday, May 1, 2014
Event to Feature Philanthropic Leadership

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.

Saturday, February 1, 2014
Nonprofits Discover Each Other

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.