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Imagine the possibilities, now and in the future.

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Inform yourself and others about the possibilities and opportunities.

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Inspire others to build a stronger community.

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

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October is Nat'l Estate Planning Awareness Month

                                                                                              Make a plan that fits your personal goals


The types of permanent funds that you can establish at The Community Foundation —throughout your lifetime and through your estate—are smart, flexible and tax-efficient by design. 
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Ways To Give

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

Donation Dollars Go Further on Campaign Days

Oct 10, 2018
To help strengthen the local nonprofit sector, The Community Foundation is once again offering Campaign Days. Read More »

Environmental Stewardship Alive and Well Along the Quinnipiac

Oct 10, 2018
The Quinnipiac River Watershed Association, with a crew of concerned citizens, are steadfast stewards of our community’s precious resource. Read More »

Tras la tormenta: Puerto Rico un año después de María

Oct 09, 2018
Únase al Progreso Latino Fund para mirar hacia atrás y mirar hacia el futuro de Puerto Rico un año después del huracán María en nuestro foro anual. Read More »

Tras la Tormenta: Puerto Rico One Year After Maria

Oct 08, 2018
Join the Progreso Latino Fund as we look back to look forward at the future of Puerto Rico one year after Hurricane Maria at our annual forum. Read More »

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For Donors 

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90 Years of Being There “From The Start”

Mar 13, 2018
On the occasion of the 90th anniversary of its founding, The Community Foundation is proud to present a series called “From the Start” — a history of investing in good ideas and talented people. Read More »

For Nonprofits

Telling Your Story to Funders, Part II: Video and Infographics

Jul 03, 2018
Wednesday, October 24, 2018, 10:00 a.m.-200 p.m. Whitneyville Cultural Commons, 1253 Whitney Ave, Hamden. The second in a two-part series on the basics of visual storytelling. Explore the basic elements of what makes a compelling story, and how to tell your story using videos and infographics to illustrate mission and impact. Read More »

For You

Building Talent for the Digital Revolution

Sep 24, 2018
Just a few years ago, Max Johnson was living out of his car after working a series of dead-end jobs. Today he codes software for a New York City tech company. The opportunity he now has, he says, “is a miracle.” Read More »


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