The third edition of Metro Hartford Progress Points, driven by the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving, is the result of collaboration between nine stakeholders representing local government, businesses, nonprofits, academic and philanthropic institutions and organizations, and including the United Way of Central and Northeastern CT, committed to making long-term progress in our region.
Facts, Figures, Trends
Individual Connecticut residents donated $3.66 billion to charities in 2013 either through bequests after death ($352 million) or while alive.
TrendCT's tool can be used to explore racial and ethnic achievement gaps on the 2014-15 Smarter Balanced test in many Connecticut school districts.
Resources for further reading related to Giving in Connecticut, published December 2015.
12/27/15 Interview: The award-winning 'For the People,' host John Voket and Connecticut Council for Philanthropy (CCP) President Maggie Osborn discuss high points of the CCP's annual Giving in Connecticut 2015 report to try and learn how the money you give to do good is making a difference.