News

  • August 25th, 2022

    The Northwest CT Community Foundation Draper Foundation Fund recently awarded area nonprofits $895,775. The Fund awarded $637,875 to 19 designated nonprofits and $257,900 in donor-advised grants to nonprofits that provide essential programs and...

  • August 12th, 2022

    Nonprofits raised $435,820 through the Northwest CT Community Foundation’s (NCCF) Northwest Corner Gives program. In July, 33 nonprofits posted campaigns to www.northwestcornergives.org, NCCF’s crowdfunding program created to help build...

  • July 21st, 2022

    The Northwest CT Community Foundation has awarded more than $291,000 in scholarships and awards to local students for the 2022-2023 academic year. Scholarships and awards are made possible by Northwest CT Community Foundation Funds, established...

  • June 17th, 2022

    Elizabeth Brayboy of Harwinton and Patrique Fearon of Torrington have been named to the board of directors of the Northwest CT Community Foundation, which provides philanthropic support to 20 towns in Litchfield County. Liz Brayboy has...

  • May 27th, 2022

    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...

  • May 15th, 2022

    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 9th, 2022

    The Northwest CT Community Foundation has awarded grants to 23 area nonprofit organizations, totaling $126,700 during its first grant cycle of 2022. The Community Foundation awards discretionary grants to Northwest Connecticut charities three times...

  • April 13th, 2022

                Application Available The Application is now available for Northwest Corner Gives, the Community Foundation's crowdfunding grant round. The Community...

  • March 30th, 2022

    The Northwest CT Community Foundation Women & Girls Fund welcomes Professional Speaker Krista Rizzo, CPC to their annual meeting on May 12 from 5:30pm-7:30pm at the Torrington Country Club. Rizzo will discuss the importance of...

  • March 17th, 2022

    The Community Foundation is pleased to sponsor the 2022 Connecticut Nonprofit Compensation and Benefits Report. Compensation data is crucial to sustaining nonprofits’ missions.   It is important for nonprofit leaders to have...

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