President Joe Biden has named
state education Commissioner Miguel Cardona, a former Berlin
public school student teacher and Central Connecticut State University graduate, to lead the
U.S. Department of Education. Miguel was also the 1998 recipient of our Alma Exley Scholarship.
The CFGNB has announced the
three 2020 Champion Award
recipients: 5 Churches Brewing
of New Britain, Jason Howey
and OKAY Industries of New
Britain, and Andrea Tarantino
and Napcon Communications
The Community Foundation of
Greater New Britain’s Capacity Building Initiative is offering multiple opportunities for local nonprofits who serve the communities of Berlin, New Britain, Plainville, and Southington.
How you Can Help
The Community Foundation of Greater New Britain, Main Street Community Foundation, and The United Way of Central and Northeastern Connecticut have responded quickly to help the most vulnerable in this crisis.
OUR WORK DURING COVID-19
Your Community Foundation
of Greater New Britain has responded without delay as a result of the current health emergency caused by COVID-19. We created funding options for local organizations serving the residents of Berlin, New Britain, Plainville, and Southington as well as participated in a face shield project for our healthcare heroes.
Foundation Directory online
The CFGNB has a subscription to the Foundation Directory Online (FDO), a powerful resource that contains information on more than 225,000+ grant makers. Due to the pandemic, we are able to make it available remotely through the end of the year so you can do searches from your location.