During their 35-year marriage, Shirley and Toby MacCallum shared many things, an antique business, three children and a strong sense of connection and responsibility to animals in their community. A deep respect for animals was instilled in...
September 13th, 2013
August 15th, 2013
Mary Coutant, who succumbed to chronic health problems October 9 at the age of 71, will be remembered as a dynamic and steadfast champion of children’s causes. A Torrington icon, Mary was revered for her advocacy work, much of which she...
August 10th, 2013
Torrington, CT— The Community Foundation of Northwest Connecticut has made awards to 15 area nonprofit organizations, totaling more than $81,357.00 during its first grant cycle of 2013. The Foundation makes grantsto local charities...
April 2nd, 2013
On March 11, 2013, John T. and Jane A. Wiederhold Foundation Trustees met and voted to approve $481,261.85 in grants to animal care and rescue groups to support their efforts to provide disaster recovery services, rescue shelters and...
March 28th, 2013
The Litchfield Garden Club established the The Litchfield Garden Club Centennial Fund in honor of the 100th anniversary of the Club’s 1913 founding. This endowed charitable fund, established with The Community Foundation of Northwest...
February 28th, 2013
In the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy, many Connecticut residents continue to struggle to recover their livelihoods and to provide nutritious food, safe shelter, transportation, clothing, and medical supplies for their families. A philanthropic...
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