BCF was pleased to support Read to Grow in their efforts to provide free books to Branford children!More free books from Read to Grow will be available this year to Branford children thanks to a $2,000 grant from the Branford Community Foundation. Children’s books will go to Branford organizations that serve children, including the East Shore District Health Department Nurturing Families Network. We thank the Branford Community Foundation! ... See MoreSee Less

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Announcing Our New Grant Process for 2018!

Our goal is to make Branford a better place to live now and for generations to come, and we strive to make prudent community investments to further this cause. In an effort to be more transparent, proactive, and responsive to Branford’s needs, the Branford Community Foundation (BCF) has revised its grant-making process. Starting February 1st,…

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New Grant Making Procedures for 2018

In an effort to improve transparency and effectiveness of its grants, the Branford Community Foundation (BCF) has revised its grant making procedures and updated its grant application for 2018. BCF will accept completed grant applications for 2018 between February 1 and March 15, 2018. Cick here for the updated grant application. The revised grant making…

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2017 Branford Community Snapshot

As part of our mission to help meet the most pressing needs of our community, we strive to keep Branford citizens in the know. This past year, we partnered with the Community Foundation for Greater New Haven and DataHaven to provide an in-depth look at all aspects of our community wellness, from demographic trends to…

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Your Gifts in Action! Highlights from Grant Recipients Branford, CT

As 2017 comes to a close, it’s a fitting time to reflect on our accomplishments. With joy in our hearts, we are thrilled to say that it was an amazing year for the Branford Community Foundation (BCF)! We were able to donate more money than ever before—$111,190—to a number of vital causes in our community,…

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