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Current Funding Opportunities:

Hartford Foundation
The Community Foundation For Greater New Haven
Fairfield County’s Community Foundation
Community Foundation of E Connecticut

Government Offices:

Connecticut State Home Page

Governor Ned Lamont – (860) 566-4840, Hartford

Senator Chris Murphy – (860) 549-8463, Hartford

Senator Richard Blumenthal – (860) 258-6940, Hartford

Other Resources:

Connecticut Council for Philanthropy – an association of grantmakers committed to promoting and supporting effective philanthropy for the public good. CCP’s members are foundations (private, corporate, community), business and corporate giving programs, bank trusts, donor-advised funds, individual philanthropists, and those serving the philanthropic sector. CCP members annually grant more than $1.3 billion from assets of more than $9.5 billion. CCP is dedicated to providing its members with the highest quality programs, resources and services, networking opportunities, and insight and news about grantmaking and philanthropy.

CT Community Nonprofit Alliance –  represents hundreds of nonprofit organizations across all categories, from Health and Human Service programs to Arts and Culture. They share the passion and purpose behind each and every one of our member’s mission and channel that purpose into a powerful, unified voice.

Top Foundations:

Steven & Alexandra Cohen Foundation$88,037,883 
Hartford Foundation for Public Giving$34,542,526 
Newman’s Own Foundation, Inc.$29,165,668 
The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven$27,762,527 
Smith Richardson Foundation, Inc.$22,237,554 
Fairfield County Community Foundation, Inc.$17,209,245 
The Tow Foundation, Inc.$16,756,272 
Deloitte Foundation$12,147,153 
Aetna Foundation, Inc.$11,837,677 
The Community Foundation of Eastern Connecticut$10,582,582 
Dickler Family Foundation, Inc.$8,394,205 
The St. Paul Travelers Foundation$8,006,130 
The Melville Charitable Trust$6,691,884 
The Avangrid Foundation$5,649,412 
The Connecticut Community Foundation$4,593,955 
Eversource Energy Foundation$4,572,361 
Praxair Global Giving$4,275,188 
The Jane Coffin Childs Memorial Fund for Medical Research$4,185,425 
The Jewish Community Foundation of Greater Hartford$3,882,402 
American Savings Foundation$3,390,393 
The New Canaan Community Foundation, Inc.$3,256,671 
The Pitney Bowes Foundation$3,179,130 
The People’s United Community Foundation, Inc.$2,762,883 
The Rosenthal Family Foundation$2,544,638 
William Caspar Graustein Memorial Fund$2,404,826 
Elinor Patterson Baker Foundation$2,370,000 
Connecticut Health Foundation$2,366,514 
Emily Hall Tremaine Foundation, Inc.$2,347,044 
SBM Charitable Foundation, Inc.$2,204,217 
The Community Foundation of Northwest Connecticut$2,186,172 
William T. Morris Foundation, Inc.$2,173,000 
The Huisking Foundation, Inc.$1,560,200 
Lego Community Foundation U.S.$1,396,250 
John Brown Cook Foundation, Inc.$1,372,500 
Meriden Foundation$1,213,040 
The Daphne Seybolt Culpeper Memorial Foundation, Inc.$1,172,835 
Community Foundation of Greater New Britain$1,162,504 
The Patrick and Catherine Weldon Donaghue Medical Research Foundation$1,114,070 
Boehringer Ingelheim Cares Foundation, Inc.$1,097,692 
The Barnes Group Foundation$1,054,163

Community Foundations:

Berkshire Taconic Community FoundationBerkshire County, MA; Columbia County and northeast Dutchess County, NY; and northwest Litchfield County, CT 
Branford Community FoundationBranford, CT area 
Community Foundation of Greater New BritainBerlin, CT; New Britain, CT; Plainville, CT; Southington, CT 
Fairfield County Community Foundation, Inc.CT; National 
Hartford Foundation for Public GivingCapitol region, CT 
Main Street Community FoundationBristol, Burlington, Plainville, Plymouth, Southington and Wolcott, CT 
Meriden FoundationGreater Meriden, CT area 
Middlesex County Community FoundationMiddlesex County, CT, including: Centerbrook, CT; Chester, CT; Clinton, CT; Cobalt, CT; Cromwell, CT; Deep River, CT; Durham, CT; East Haddam, CT; East Hampton, CT; Essex, CT; Haddam, CT; Haddam Neck, CT; Higganum, CT; Ivoryton, CT; Killingworth, CT; Middle Haddam, CT; Middlefield, CT; Middletown, CT; Moodus, CT; Old Saybrook, CT; Portland, CT; Rockfall, CT; Westbrook, CT; Winthrop, CT; 
Orange FoundationOrange, CT 
The Community Foundation for Greater New HavenAnsonia, Bethany, Branford, Cheshire, Derby, East Haven, Guilford, Hamden, Madison, Milford, New Haven, North Branford, North Haven, Orange, Oxford, Seymour, Shelton, Wallingford, West Haven and Woodbridge, CT 
The Community Foundation of Eastern ConnecticutAshford, Bozrah, Brooklyn, Canterbury, Chaplin, Colchester, Columbia, Coventry, Eastford, East Lyme, Franklin, Griswold, Groton, Hampton, Killingly, Lebanon, Ledyard, Lisbon, Lyme, Mansfield, Montville, New London, North Stonington, Norwich, Old Lyme, Plainfield, Pomfret, Preston, Putnam, Salem, Scotland, Sprague, Stafford, Sterling, Stonington, Thompson, Union, Voluntown, Waterford, Willington, Windham, and Woodstock, CT 
The Community Foundation of Northwest ConnecticutBarkhamsted, Bethlehem, Canaan (Falls Village), Colebrook, Cornwall, Goshen, Hartland, Harwinton, Kent, Litchfield, Morris, New Hartford, Norfolk, North Canaan, Salisbury, Sharon, Torrington, Warren, Washington, and Winsted, CT 
The Connecticut Community FoundationBeacon Falls, Bethlehem, Bridgewater, Cheshire, Goshen, Litchfield, Middlebury, Morris, Naugatuck, New Milford, Oxford, Prospect, Roxbury. Southbury, Thomaston, Warren, Washington, Waterbury, Watertown, Wolcott, and Woodbury, CT 
The Guilford Foundation, Inc.Guilford, CT 
The Jewish Community Foundation of Greater HartfordGreater Hartford, CT area 
The Madison FoundationMadison, CT 
The New Canaan Community Foundation, Inc.New Canaan, CT area 
Watertown Foundation, Inc.Watertown and Oakville County, CT