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Imagine the possibilities, now and in the future.

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Inform yourself and others about what needs to be done.

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Invest your energy, talent and resources, and get others to invest.

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Inspire others to build a stronger community.

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Working together to build a stronger community – now and forever.


I want there to be a day where there’s a level playing field for women in the workplace and in everything in life – politics, education, everything!

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Ways To Give

The Community Foundation offers a variety of ways that you can achieve your charitable goals.

Wessel Fund Supports Organization Serving Immigrants and Refugees

Nov 24, 2015
A grant from the Morris and Irmgard Wessel Fund to Integrated Refugee and Immigrant Services is particularly personal for the family as they remember their mother’s journey to the United States from Germany in 1939. Read More »

Casher: A Public Servant's Life Memorialized

Nov 23, 2015
Clare Coe Casher's legacy will live on through the memorial Fund established by her husband Sherwin and her children at The Community Foundation. Read More »

Health & Wellness Forum (postponed)

Oct 27, 2015
A discussion about cancer - its history, recent data, research and breakthroughs. Read More »

2015 Annual Meeting

Oct 23, 2015
The President and the Board of Directors of The Community Foundation invite you to join the 2015 Annual Meeting. Read More »

Good to Know

For Donors 

Winning Battles for Connecticut Veterans

Nov 16, 2015
The Connecticut Veterans Legal Center is assisting more CT veterans facing legal issues each year, and improving its capacity to do so at the same time. Read More »

For Nonprofits

Report Profiles New England's Nonprofits

Jun 10, 2015
This report is the newest and most comprehensive look at nonprofit leadership in New England, with recommendations on what supports are needed to ensure nonprofits succeed in the region. Read More »

For You

Family Center Provides Array of Support Services

Nov 23, 2015
Women & Family Life Center guides clients through raising healthy families, navigating retirement, divorce, job loss, financial distress and domestic violence. Read More »


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