Does Your Organization Need Help With:

  • Leadership Development?
  • Executive Transition?
  • Strategic Planning?
  • Revenue Development?
  • Accessing Legal Services?
  • More?

Community Foundations throughout Connecticut connect nonprofit organization with resources they need to grow and thrive. Many of these community foundations have extensive nonprofit support programs, as well as free workshops, technical assistance grants, and much more.

CT Main Street Center encourages local community organizations to get to know your Community Foundation! Click here for a complete list of Community Foundations in Connecticut, and the specific towns they serve.

This month we profile the Community Foundation for Greater New Haven.

The Community Foundation is one of the oldest and largest community foundations in the United States and remains the largest grantmaker in a twenty-town region located in the heart of central Connecticut.

As the region’s largest grantmaker, The Community Foundation has many grantmaking programs that support nonprofits. In addition to its grantmaking, The Community Foundation is committed to helping nonprofits through workshops & events; the giveGreater.org database of local nonprofits; the Community Foundation’s Resource Center and more.

Local communities supported include:

Ansonia, Bethany, Branford, Cheshire, Derby, East Haven, Guilford, Hamden, Madison, Milford, New Haven, North Branford, North Haven, Orange, Oxford, Seymour, Shelton, Wallingford, West Haven, and Woodbridge.