(HARTFORD, CT) Kate Miller, executive director of The Fund for Greater Hartford, has been named recipient of the 2012 Martha S. Newman Award by the Connecticut Council for Philanthropy.
A bequest established the Stella Margaret McHenry Fund to help low income seniors with their housing needs.
In her Last Will and Testament, Emma P. Pelton of Cheshire, Connecticut established the John P. and Cora E. Phelps Fund at The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven in memory of her grandfather and mother to “benefit … elderly people who are residents of the Town of Hamden.” Since the fund was established over forty years ago, more than 65 grants have been made to eight organizations serving Hamden’s older adults.
A giving story from The Connecticut Toolkit for Giving. "I want to do something for the city of Hartford"
A giving story from The Connecticut Toolkit for Giving. Westmoor Park