News – Impact on the Community

You Can Help End Child Hunger in Branford!

Nearly one in four students (24%) enrolled in the Branford Public School system receive free or reduced price meals. This alarming statistic is one of many reasons why helping the children in our community is important to the Branford Community Foundation. In 2018, we were proud to provide a $2,500 grant to Feed Branford Kids…

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Thank You, from the Bottom of Our Hearts!

As we close another year, the Board and staff of the Branford Community Foundation would like to extend our deepest gratitude to you, our community and our supporters. 2018 has been a year of growth and continued impact, only made possible thanks to you and others like you who support our work. There are many…

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A Resounding Success for Our First Ever Shoreline Nonprofit Conference and Awards Celebration! Branford, CT

We are thrilled to report that our first ever Shoreline Nonprofit Conference and Awards Celebration was a huge success, attended by no less than 110 nonprofit leaders, volunteers, and staff! The conference, held on November 7, 2018, at Woodwinds in Branford, was a collaboration between the Branford Community Foundation, the Guilford Foundation, and the Shoreline…

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Thanksgiving Is Good for You! Branford, CT

Once a year, we gather with family and friends for a feast. While turkey and all the trimmings are the main event, giving thanks is the true star of the show. Did you know that the simple act of feeling thankful is one of the healthiest things you can do for yourself? Here’s a closer…

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