Funding Opportunities from The Community Foundation for Nonprofit Grantseekers

Thursday, February 8, 2018

Responsive Grant Process Open

NEW HAVEN, CT -- The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven, the region’s permanent charitable endowment and largest funder of area nonprofits, is now accepting  grant applications from nonprofits serving its 20-town region. Interested 501 (c) (3) organizations are encouraged to visit The Foundation’s website at for eligibility criteria, deadlines and training opportunities.

A Grantseeker Information Webinar is also available on our website as a resource for nonprofits. The webinar is particularly helpful for those organizations interested in applying for a 2018 responsive grant for program, general operating or capacity building support.

Deadline to apply through the Responsive grant process is Thursday, March 29, 2018 at 5:00 p.m.

About The Community Foundation
Thanks to the generosity of three generations of donors, The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven has awarded approximately $30 million in grants and distributions in 2017. The endowment is valued at more than $600 million and composed of hundreds of individually named funds. In addition to its grantmaking, The Community Foundation helps build a stronger community by taking measures to improve student achievement, create healthy families in New Haven, promote local philanthropy through® and encourage better understanding of the region. The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven’s 20 town service area includes: Ansonia, Bethany, Branford, Cheshire, Derby, East Haven, Guilford, Hamden, Madison, Milford, New Haven, North Branford, North Haven, Orange, Oxford, Seymour, Shelton, Wallingford, West Haven, Woodbridge. For more information about The Community Foundation, visit



Ratasha Smith
Communications Officer
The COMMUNITY Foundation for Greater New Haven

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