New! Downtown Financing Navigator – CMSC created this new tool to allow downtown organizations to quickly and easily see what funding sources are available. Simply enter your search criteria on the left and the color-coded matrix on the right will let you know what programs match your needs.

Bank of America Historic Tax Credit Fund – This link takes you to the National Trust website. Search for “Historic Tax Credit” for information about the Fund.

Connecticut Council for Philanthropy – A resource for networking, news and information on grantmaking and philanthropy in Connecticut.

GuideStar – The National Database of Nonprofit Organizations.

Hartford Foundation for Public Giving – The community foundation for the capitol region – building successful partnerships with donors and nonprofits to enhance the quality of life for people in our community.

National Trust for Historic Preservation – Financial Assistance Programs

National Trust Small Deal Fund

Save America’s Treasures Federal Grants – Administered by the National Park Service in partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts, the National Endowment for the Humanities, the Institute of Museum and Library Services and the President’s Committee on the Arts and the Humanities.

The Foundation Center – Helping grantseekers succeed, helping grantmakers make a difference.

United Way of the Capitol Area – A nonprofit organization that has been meeting human care needs in the 40 towns throughout north central Connecticut .

CT Trust for Historic Preservation – Funding resources for preservation. Click on Preservation Help – Restoration Help – Funding Directory.

Certified Local Government Program – A program through the National Park Service and State Historic Preservation Offices. Local, State and Federal partnership which provides technical assistance and small grants to local governments.