News

  • September 4th, 2020

    The Third Cycle grant application and Year-end Critical Needs grant application are now available.  The Third Cycle Grant of 2020 will continue to prioritize requests centered on the economic impact of the COVID-19...

  • September 4th, 2020

    From June 15th-July 31st, more than 50 Northwest Connecticut nonprofits posted giving campaigns to www.northwestcornergives.org, a crowdfunding program of the Northwest Connecticut Community Foundation, to raise funds to meet the challenges of...

  • September 1st, 2020

    The Northwest Connecticut Community Foundation has awarded more than $180,000 in scholarships and awards to local students for the 2020-2021 academic year. Scholarships and awards are made possible by Northwest Connecticut Community Foundation Funds...

  • August 27th, 2020

    Since May, the Northwest Connecticut Community Foundation has provided more than $747,250 in grant support to local nonprofits. As the pandemic took hold in Northwest Connecticut, the Community Foundation quickly  established the...

  • July 31st, 2020

    The Northwest Connecticut Community Foundation Women & Girls Fund has awarded $5,000 in grants in support of two local child care centers that are working to mitigate the effects of COVID-19 at their facilities. Winsted Area Child Care Center...

  • July 24th, 2020

      From June 15th - July 31st, more than 50 nonprofits are participating in Northwest Corner Gives, a crowdfunding giving platform, created by the Northwest Connecticut Community Foundation to help local nonprofits raise matching funds for...

  • June 26th, 2020

    Northwest Connecticut Community Foundation has launched Northwest Corner Gives (www.northwestcornergives.org), a crowdfunding giving platform, created by the Community Foundation to help Northwest Connecticut nonprofits build awareness and raise...

  • June 23rd, 2020

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  • June 15th, 2020

    Dear Friends and Neighbors, For the past several months, the Northwest Connecticut Community Foundation has dedicated itself to addressing the crisis in our communities created by the corona pandemic. Our philanthropy exists to lift up and...

  • May 20th, 2020

    The Northwest Connecticut Community Foundation has awarded $110,470 in Rapid Response Grants to nonprofits providing for basic needs in Northwest Connecticut. As part of a comprehensive response to the effects of COVID-19 on the Northwest Corner...

Contact your Community Foundation staff at: (860) 626-1245 to discuss your charitable giving options and goals.