The Leever Foundation
Friday, November 16, 2018
WATERBURY, CT -- The Leever Foundation is delighted to welcome Saran D. White as its inaugural Executive Director effective December 3, 2018.
Wednesday, July 8, 2015
NEW HAVEN, CT -- An innovative, collaborative effort to end family homelessness in Connecticut, Secure Jobs Connecticut, is set to begin across the state this month. The Melville Charitable Trust, along with more than two dozen funders are awarding $500,000 in grants, with an additional $200,000 from the Connecticut Department of Housing, to help formerly homeless families obtain and maintain employment. The Trust provided a match for every philanthropic dollar local partners collected, up to $50,000 per region.
Thursday, July 2, 2015
WATERBURY, CT -- In this letter to the editor Connecticut Community Foundation Board Trustee Robert Bailey publicly thanks "the New Milford Spectrum readers from New Milford and beyond for their overwhelming support of the third annual “Give Local Greater Waterbury & Litchfield Hills” campaign on May 5-6." Mr. Bailey also thanks Give Local sponsors: Ion Bank Foundation, Crystal Rock, Alexion Pharmaceuticals, the Leever Foundation and Southbury Community Trust Fund.
Brass City Charter School Showcases Partnership with Connecticut Science Center & The Leever Foundation
Monday, February 23, 2015
HARTFORD, CT -- Brass City Charter School and the Connecticut Science Center have partnered to develop a science curriculum and implement teacher training that will prepare teachers for challenging new state science standards.