News

  • May 18th, 2017

    The Northwest Connecticut Community Foundation is pleased to announce that Community Foundation offices are moving from 32 City Hall Ave. in Torrington to 33 East Main Street in Torrington. Our offices will be closed May 26th-May30th. We will re-...

  • May 8th, 2017

    The Women & Girls Fund of the Northwest Connecticut Community Foundation has awarded $9,600 in support of local organizations that are working to build economic self-sufficiency for single working mothers and assist young women with career...

  • May 5th, 2017

    The Community Foundation is currently accepting grant applications in the areas of Arts & Culture, Civic & Education, Environment, Health and Human Services. The Community Foundation evaluates grant applications three times each...

  • April 27th, 2017

    The Northwest Connecticut Community Foundation has made awards to 27 area nonprofit organizations, totaling more than $92,450 during its first grant cycle of 2017. The Community Foundation awards discretionary grants to northwest Connecticut...

  • March 30th, 2017

    ​ Dolores Raimo of Goshen has been named to the executive committee of the Women & Girls Fund of the Northwest Connecticut Community Foundation. The Fund annually awards grants that serve women and girls in the development of economic self-...

  • March 22nd, 2017

    The Women & Girls Fund of the Northwest Connecticut Community Foundation, in collaboration with Random Hacks of Kindness Jr. is hosting a “hackathon” for social good for local girls in grades 4th-8th on April 1, 2017, 8:30 am -4:00...

  • March 21st, 2017

    ​Adrian Selby of Litchfield, Conn. has been named to the board of directors of the Northwest Connecticut Community Foundation, which provides philanthropic support to 20 towns in Litchfield County. Adrian Selby grew up on a dairy farm in Devon,...

  • January 25th, 2017

    The Women & Girls Fund of the Northwest Connecticut Community Foundation invites nonprofits to apply for grants that serve women and girls in the development of economic self-sufficiency by means of education, financial literacy and social...

  • January 3rd, 2017

    The Northwest Connecticut Community Foundation has made awards to 22 area nonprofit organizations, totaling more than $90,300 during its third grant cycle of 2016. The Community Foundation makes grants to local charities three times a year: early...

  • December 29th, 2016

    The Northwest Connecticut Community Foundation through the Draper Foundation Fund and the Marion Wm. and Alice Edwards Fund, has awarded 50 charitable organizations serving some of the area’s most economically distressed residents grants...

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