Higganum, CT - Youth and Family Services of Haddam-Killingworth, Inc. is seeking an Executive Director.
Hartford, CT - The Connecticut Early Childhood Funders Collaborative (CT ECFC), which is a project of the Connecticut Council of Philanthropy, is seeking an Executive Director. The CT ECFC Executive Director reports administratively to the president of the CT Council for Philanthropy. Day-to-day work is directed by the CT ECFC co-chairs. Annual compensation for this contractual position (average 20 hours/week) is $75-85,000 based on reported hours.
DERBY, CT (August 24, 2021) – The Valley Community Foundation (VCF) recently released a report on the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DE&I) Landscape of the Valley.
Hartford, CT – Ellen Carter, an experienced leader in nonprofits and philanthropy, is joining the Connecticut Health Foundation as vice president of program. She will oversee the foundation’s programmatic strategy, which includes grantmaking, policy, strategic communications, leadership, and evaluation.
Waterbury, CT - Connecticut Community Foundation’s members have elected four community leaders with a history of service in Greater Waterbury and the Litchfield Hills to join their Board of Trustees. Avery Gaddis, Tomas Olivo, Jean Solomon and Saran D. White will join a board composed of local residents from across 21 towns in the Foundation’s service area.
HARTFORD, CT -- The Connecticut Council for Philanthropy today announced the election of two new members to the organization’s Board of Directors effective July 2021. Alexis Bivens and Elysa Gordon add a myriad of experiences to the Council board and are a welcome addition.
BRISTOL – The Main Street Community Foundation (MSCF) has recently surpassed $1 million in grants awarded for covid-19 relief in Bristol, ...
(Norwalk, CT) — For the past several years, the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving, The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven and Fairfield County’s Community Foundation have been working together on collective strategies to help dismantle structural and systemic racism and achieve equity in social and economic mobility in their communities. In support of these efforts, the trio of Connecticut community foundations have hired Cesar Aleman to serve as Director of the CUOC.
NEW LONDON, CT -- The Community Foundation of Eastern Connecticut announced today grants of $2,306,126 in support of four strategic priorities: youth empowerment, basic needs and rights, environmental conservation and education, and animal welfare.
HARTFORD, CT -- In May 2021, Travelers released the Travelers 2020 Community Report. The report provides an overview of their charitable initiatives and shows the ways in which their community contributions of nearly $23 million were allocated.
Hartford, CT - The Hartford Foundation is launching the Action Fund for Racial Justice, a new fund that will supplement the organization’s immediate ability to support nonprofits and build upon the Foundation’s long-term commitment to racial justice.
Derby, CT – The Valley Community Foundation (VCF) announced it has awarded a total of $22,000 in its annual Community Grants Program to 11 community groups serving the Valley. These grants will support youth programs, athletics, and more in the region.
Hartford, CT – Barbara Fernandez has been named chair of the steering committee for the Latino Endowment Fund at the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving, the community foundation serving the 29-town Greater Hartford region.
Hartford, CT - In an effort to grow assets in order to distribute more dollars to the community, further engage donors in its strategic work and steward the charitable assets it manages, the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving has restructured its development team.
Hartford, CT – Nicole Porter of Hartford has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving, the community foundation for Hartford and 28 surrounding communities. She will serve out the remainder of Mathew’s five-year term which ends on December 31, 2023.
Hartford, CT – In September, the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving announced a new structure and leadership to maximize the Foundation’s impact in the community. As part of this effort, the Foundation is pleased to introduce four new additions to its Community Impact team.
Hartford, CT - After more than a year of intensive community outreach and engagement, the Community Funds advisory committees in Ellington, Glastonbury and South Windsor have made their inaugural grants to local nonprofits to address pressing issues in their communities.
New Britain, CT – The Robert T. Kenney Scholarship Program at the American Savings Foundation and Wheeler have joined together to pilot a new Scholar Assistance Program.
Finding and affording quality childcare are the top issues for working parents in Connecticut, according to a new survey released today.