Throughout the world, philanthropy by women and girls and for women and girls has grown, strengthened and become more visible. In Connecticut, women’s and girls’ funds have become a force in philanthropy.
The Connecticut Philanthropy Digest is a summary of recent activities by Connecticut foundations and grantmakers. The Digest is compiled and distributed bi-monthly to media outlets, local legislators and grantmakers in order to raise the profile of philanthropy throughout Connecticut.
The Nancy P. Roberts Award honors a foundation or grantmaking organization for innovation in philanthropy.
Find scholarships and youth opportunities from CCP members.
These guides are designed to help foundations consider how more diverse and inclusive practices might advance their mission by making their work more effective and more reflective of communities served. By highlighting 10 ways foundations can approach diversity, this guide seeks to spark ideas and launch further dialogue.
The John H. Filer Award honors an individual or individuals who have demonstrated leadership in encouraging private action for the public good in Connecticut.
The Martha S. Newman Award honors an individual who has demonstrated outstanding staff performance in serving the philanthropic community.
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From the The Connecticut Toolkit for Giving. The directory lists main contacts and Connecticut towns served by community foundations.