MEETING EVER-INCREASING NEED
With help from the Community Foundation, the Plainville Community Food Pantry is working hard to meet ever-increasing need.
APPRECIATING OUR SHARED HERITAGE
A SHARED HERITAGE
The New Britain Industrial Museum and Community Foundation share an appreciation for the Hardware City’s rich industrial heritage.
DOWNTOWN & CFGNB: A SHARED VISION
New Britain Downtown District Executive Director Gerry Amodio knows that the vision of a better New Britain is one we all share.
OIC: GUIDING NEW BRITAIN’S YOUTH
New Britain’s Opportunities Industrialization Center helps New Britain youth find their path in life through programs that promote strong values.
BERNACKI: FOUNDATION FILLS VOID
FILLING THE VOID
No one knows about the voids that the Community Foundation helps to fill better than long-time New Britain business and community leader Mark Bernacki.
FAMILY INSPIRES CORI HUMES’ WORK
INSPIRED TO GIVE BACK
Family is at the heart of Community Foundation board member Cori Hume’s dedication to give back to her community.
JOAN AND CHARLES LEACH TALK PHILANTHROPY
Long-time Community Foundation supporters Joan and Charles Leach talk about the important work of the Foundation and passing along the virtues of philanthropy to the next generation.
FOR JAMES JONES COMMUNITY SERVICE IS PERSONAL
A PERSONAL CONNECTION
Community Foundation of Greater New Britain board member James Jones, Dean of Students at New Britain’s Slade Middle School, has a deep, personal connection with the children and community he serves – and a compelling perspective on the important work of the Foundation.
J. LEO GAGNE SHARES HIS INSIGHTS ON CFGNB
Former Community Foundation Chairman J. Leo Gagne offers a quick take on the important work of the Community Foundation.
JUMPSTART NEW BRITAIN (WTNH TV-8 NEWS 2-6-14)
JUMPSTART NEW BRITAIN
Thanks to a collaboration of local philanthropic organizations – including the Community Foundation – low-income preschool children at HRA of New Britain’s Head Start program are getting a better chance to enter kindergarten ready to succeed.
FAMILY RESOURCE CENTER OF SOUTHINGTON
Southington Family Resource Center director Krista Pisano and her outstanding team are doing wonderful work with Southington families, thanks in part to the Community Foundation.