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CFGNB Supports Southington’s Apples & Arts Project

  (The Community Foundation of Greater New Britain is a proud sponsor of Apples & Arts, a collaborative public art project to benefit Bread for Life, Southington Community Services, Southington Community Cultural Arts and United Way of Southington. As part of the project the Foundation sponsored an apple core, designed with and painted by Stephanie [...]

2018-10-25T13:35:38+00:00

Catalyst Presentations to be Made

Community Foundation Catalyst Members to Hear from Finalists Presentations to be Made this Week by Programs Seeking to Provide Services for Young Adults with Autism and their Families; Grant Award Slated for November New Britain, Conn., September 18, 2018 – Representatives of three programs seeking to provide services for young adults with autism and their [...]

2018-09-18T13:52:19+00:00

$280,000 in Grants Awarded

Community Foundation Awards More than $280,000 in Grants Funding Supports Programs Serving Berlin, New Britain, Plainville, Southington New Britain, Conn., September 18, 2018 – In its second round of funding of the year, the Community Foundation of Greater New Britain has awarded more than $280,000 in grants to a wide variety of community programs serving [...]

2018-09-18T13:21:16+00:00

Schaller Auto World Donates School-Safety Grants

(The following story appeared in The New Britain Herald on August 20, 2018) Schaller Auto World Donates School-Safety Grants By Charles Paullin New Britain Herald BERLIN - Schools in the area are the beneficiary of grants given out by a local dealership to help increase school security measures. Schaller Auto World of New Britain gave [...]

2018-09-17T18:18:09+00:00

A Buzzworthy Cause July 17 at Witchdoctor Brewing

“A Buzzworthy Cause” Event Offers Young Professionals Opportunity Become Engaged with their Local Community Happy Hour Event July 17 at Witchdoctor Brewing in Southington Part of Community Foundation’s “Young Philanthropy” Initiative New Britain, Conn., June 21, 2018 – Following up on its initial, successful foray last fall into engaging local, young professionals in philanthropy and community [...]

2018-06-21T14:06:18+00:00

More Than $175,000 in Scholarships Awarded

Local Students Receive More Than $175,000 in Scholarship Awards from Community Foundation of Greater New Britain 61 Students, Most from Berlin, New Britain, Plainville and Southington, Honored New Britain, Conn., June 21, 2018 – The Community Foundation of Greater New Britain has awarded $176,400 in scholarships to 61 students from Berlin, New Britain, Plainville, Southington and [...]

2018-06-21T13:49:14+00:00

CFGNB Gaining New Fans Thanks to New Initiatives

Community Foundation of Greater New Britain Gaining New Fans through Wide Variety of New Initiatives Efforts to Boost Community Engagement, Diversify Support, Increase Impact and Make Philanthropy Accessible Gaining Traction New Britain, Conn., May 16, 2018 – For more than 75 years, the Community Foundation of Greater New Britain has known that to fulfill its role as [...]

2018-06-21T14:07:44+00:00

June 7 Catalyst Fund Meeting Open to Public

More Members Than Ever Before Expected for Year 16: Public Invited to Join or Explore The Catalyst Group at June 7 Meeting Reenergized Membership Adopts Autism for Focus of 2018 Funding; University of Saint Joseph Expert to Discuss Current Trends and Gaps in Services New Britain, Conn., May 16, 2018 – Thanks to a new member [...]

2018-05-15T23:36:07+00:00

More than $250,000 in Grants Awarded

More than $250,000 Awarded as Community Foundation of Greater New Britain Makes First Grants of 2018 Grants Benefit Berlin, New Britain, Plainville, Southington; Summer Education and Enrichment Programs for New Britain Students Gain Major Support New Britain, Conn., April 17, 2018 – The Community Foundation of Greater New Britain’s first grant awards of 2018 have been [...]

2018-04-16T20:12:38+00:00

Opinion: Charitable giving under threat with new tax law

  (The following opinion piece authored by Community Foundation of Greater New Britain President David Obedzinski was published in the April 16, 2018 edition of The Hartford Business Journal.  Localized versions were also published in The New Britain Herald and Berlin Citizen. To download a copy of this article, click here).   Charitable giving under threat [...]

2018-04-16T18:39:39+00:00