How to Apply

About Our Grantmaking

Learn how to seek funding from The Foundation and whether you are eligible to apply. Look up past grant awards.

Current Opportunities

Grant Programs

Application-based grant programs are offered throughout the year, ranging in size from small grants and sponsorships to larger multi-year commitments.

Build Capacity

Nonprofit Workshops

A full slate of workshops and training opportunities are offered throughout the year.

Knowledge for Impact

Nonprofit Resource Center

Explore our curated information resource designed to help anyone involved with nonprofit work, from professional staff to volunteers and board members.

Working With Donors

Planned Giving Services

Ensure the long-term success of your organization.

Organization Endowed Funds

Investment Services

Nonprofit assets placed with The Community Foundation are managed according to the highest industry standards and best practices.

Hundreds of local nonprofits are now on Keep your profile up to date for fundraising opportunities throughout the year, including the GreatGive.

A mentor and student with Elm City Internationals, a program that combines academic preparation and soccer for first-generation immigrants. Credit: Ian Christmann

Supporting work in the community

Our Impact

Nonprofit work supported by The Foundation is improving lives and building a stronger community throughout Greater New Haven.