Community Foundation Matches donations: Nonprofits Raise $435,820 through Northwest Corner Gives

Nonprofits raised $435,820 through the Northwest CT Community Foundation’s (NCCF) Northwest Corner Gives program. In July, 33 nonprofits posted campaigns to, NCCF’s crowdfunding program created to help build awareness and raise matching funds for expenses.

Throughout the month of July, individuals and families donated $217,910 through Northwest Corner Gives. NCCF matched those donations dollar-for-dollar up to campaign goals for a total of $435,820.

Participating nonprofits included:
ASAP!: $21,875
American Mural Project: $12,425
Brooker Memorial: $4,575
Canaan Child Care Center: $7,900
Caring For Bethlehem, Inc.: $6,725
Community Kitchen of Torrington: $9,000
Connecticut Veterinary Medical Foundation: $4,150
Educated Canines Assisting with Disabilities: $12,840
FISH of Northwestern Connecticut: $51,415
Food Rescue US: $8,025
Friendly Hands Food Bank, Inc.: $7,900
Greenwoods Counseling Referrals: $14,550
Grumbling Gryphons Traveling Children's Theater: $10,495
Gunn Memorial Library: $3,650
Housatonic Child Care Center: $4,600
Housatonic Youth Service Bureau: $12,550
The Housing Collective: $28,950
Institute for American Indian Studies: $6,120
Joyful Noise, Inc.: $5,600
KidsPlay Children's Museum: $53,250
LARC, Inc.: $4,950
Little Britches Therapeutic Riding: $3,025
The Little Guild of Saint Francis: $28,675
The McCall Center for Behavioral Health: $14,600
Music Mountain: $15,125
Northwest Connecticut YMCA: $29,250
Pilobolus, Inc.: $12,100
Prime Time House: $10,950
Susan B. Anthony Project: $15,850
Torrington Youth Service Bureau: $5,000
Warren Public Library: $2,450
Winchester Youth Service Bureau: $4,500
Winsted Area Child Care Center: $2,750

Northwest Corner Gives dollar-for-dollar matches were made possible by generous gifts from the Northwest CT Community Foundation’s Draper Foundation Fund, Northwest Corner Gives: Covid-19 Fund, Khurshed Bhumgara Fund, Marion Wm. & Alice Edwards Fund, Edwin M. Stone and Edith H. Stone Fund, Northwest CT Philanthropy Fund, Margaret C. Tupper Fund, Edward W. Diskavich Fund, Lucia Tuttle Fritz Fund, Robert Venn Carr Jr. Fund, Keroden Endowed Fund and Borghesi Family Fund.

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