Grantmakers learned about challenges and opportunities affecting Connecticut’s growing aging population, and heard about the priorities and resources the State is providing.
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TORRINGTON, CT— The Community Foundation of Northwest Connecticut has made awards to 12 area nonprofit organizations, totaling more than $36,200 during its second grant cycle of 2014. The Foundation makes grants to local charities three times a year: early spring, late June and late fall.
Materials from the December 8, 2016 Education Affinity Group Meeting.
Access resources from the Program Officer Network meeting, Maximizing and Communicating Your Grant Strategies, held on June 7, 2016.
Access resources for the Greater Hartford Funder Network meeting held on May 5, 2016.
A Healthy Early Childhood Acton Plan: Policies for a Lifetime of Well-being, from the Trust for America’s Health, is an extremely comprehensive summary of early childhood policy, research and practice and contains excellent data on the benefits of certain policies, programs and interventions.
Access resources from Navigating Legal, Public Policy and Ethical Issues in Philanthropy
Foundations and state and local governments have a long history of working together and a common goal of supporting the quality of life in their communities.
Separate documents for each component of the self-assesment tool: directions, administration, communications/disclosure, evaluations, finance, governance, grantmaking, mission, strategy, and public policy.
Use this checklist to ensure that your foundation is complying with the law. (All the legal items in the checklist are also included in the Accountability Self-Assessment Questionnaire).