Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday: An Ideal Time to Support Your Community Foundation

New Britain, Conn., November 27, 2017 – Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving (in the U.S.) and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday kicks off the charitable season, when many focus on their holiday and end-of-year giving.

STACKED_0Since its inaugural year in 2012, #GivingTuesday has become a movement that celebrates and supports giving and philanthropy with events throughout the year and a growing catalog of resources (

Since 1941, the Community Foundation of Greater New Britain has been the area’s signature resource for those who, like us, aspire to make our community a better place. Our mission is to inspire philanthropy, manage permanent charitable assets, and partner to address key community issues through strategic leadership.

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