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  • December 5th, 2020

    John and Cynthia Reznick built their lives in Northwest Connecticut. John, a Torrington High School graduate, began working in the electrical distribution industry shortly after high school. Throughout a 40 year career, he worked his way up from...

  • 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...

  • 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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  • 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...

  • May 19th, 2020

    Northwest Corner Gives: COVID-19 Rapid Response Fund Donors  The Northwest Corner Gives: COVID-19 Rapid Response Fund was established by the Northwest Connecticut Community Foundation in March 2020 to provide rapid response grants to...

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