Newell D. Hale Foundation
Expanded Wheels to Learning Program Continues its Support for Transportation Funding for School Field Trips
Monday, October 7, 2019
WINDHAM COUNTY, CT -- Wheels to Learning offers transportation funding to all K-12 public schools in Windham County, Connecticut for field trips to designated educational and cultural non-profit institutions.
Connecticut Foundations Launch Pilot Program to Provide Transportation Funding for School Field Trips
Thursday, September 13, 2018
The Scripps Family Fund for Education and the Arts and the Newell D. Hale Foundation are pleased to announce the launch of Wheels to Learning. This pilot program will fund transportation costs for educational field trips during the 2018-19 school year.
Thursday, January 22, 2015
PUTNAM, CT -- After eight years of fundraising, the YMCA has raised broken ground on a new full service YMCA facility for the Northeast region. Hundreds of donors have contributed, the state has given a $3.745 million grant and the Newell D. Hale Foundation started the project with a $3 million donation.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
PUTNAM, CT — The Regional Community YMCA of Northeastern Connecticut is $75,000 closer to its fundraising goal, and perhaps a month away from breaking ground. Citizen’s National Bank committed the money to the YMCA Wednesday, bringing the total amount raised by local fundraising to $2.58 million. Betty Hale and her son, Laurence, kick started the project in 2006 with $3 million from the Newell D. Hale Foundation to kick-start the project.