Key Policies

Our Policies

Your Foundation is accountable and committed to the public good. We believe in absolute transparency, integrity and honesty–the highest level of responsibility and stewardship of resources. We have a deep respect for the worth and dignity of individuals. We believe in inclusiveness and social justice. We respect pluralism and diversity. We are committed to excellence.  We are committed to the Community of Northwest Connecticut.

Because of our complete beliefs in transparency, accountability and stewardship, we adhere to policies regarding gift acceptance and spending that protect and benefit the Foundation, the non-profits who receive support and the generous donors who provide that support through the Foundation.

Gift Acceptance Policy

Fundraising Policy

Spending Policy

Statement of Value and Code of Ethics

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