Wednesday, June 12, 2019
NORWALK, CT -- Four Connecticut-based family foundations and one of the state’s largest community foundations today announced the launch of the Collective Impact Opportunity Fund within Fairfield County’s Community Foundation. The Fund will make collective grants to public agencies and non-profit organizations striving to close educational, workforce, and other opportunity gaps among children, youth, and their families in Connecticut.
Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Arthur Levitt Challenges Community to Reinvent the Creative Arts Economy
Wednesday, November 18, 2015
REDDING, CT -- The Music Empowers Foundation founder Andy Davis has decided that after 5 years of incredible growth, having touched the lives of thousands of students, it’s time for the Foundation to wind down. He has decided to pass the Music Empowers Foundation torch to SpreadMusicNow, a subsidiary of the beFoundation, to continue his mission of providing music education to underserved children across the country. Music Empowers will now become a part of SpreadMusicNow.
Thursday, June 4, 2015
FAIRFIELD, CT -- Connecticut-based BeFoundation provided a $25,000 grant to the SpreadMusicNow Fund at Fairfield County's Community Foundation to match donations raised by the coalition of 13 nonprofits collaborating to strengthen music and arts education for needy Connecticut youngsters.
Monday, April 20, 2015
FAIRFIELD, CT -- SpreadMusicNow and Band Together – Connecticut-based non-profits dedicated to improving children's lives through music education, today announced a benefit concert for Connecticut students. All proceeds from the event will support a coalition of organizations that provide music education to needy students, helping them develop skills for college, career and life success.