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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Gifts that Keep on Giving Branford, CT

As you scurry to find the perfect presents this holiday season, we can’t resist reminding you of a fabulous gift idea that can actually boost your health! Did you know that donating to a good cause not only boosts your happiness but promotes wellness and longevity? Making a donation in a loved one’s name is…

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A Warm Welcome to Our New Board Members!

As we reflect on all the things we are thankful for this month, we are truly honored to introduce our four newest board members for the Branford Community Foundation (BCF): Rita Berkson, Stephanie Donegan Dietz, Bob Mobeck, and Colin Sheehan. These generous Branford residents have pledged their time to furthering BCF’s mission to connect people…

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Give Thanks by Giving Back this Holiday Season

Thanksgiving is certainly a time for giving thanks. Each year we sit down to feast and reflect on all the goodness in our life, from friends and family to the roof above our heads. In addition to planning and preparing your lovely Thanksgiving meal, we urge you to take a moment out of your day…

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Hooray for Giving! Record-Breaking Funding at BCF

From the bottom of our hearts, the Branford Community Foundation (BCF) wants to thank you! Because of your support and generous donations, we’ve been able to give more money than ever before—$111,190 for 2017! With your help, the BCF has reached an all-time-high in funding for numerous community causes and needs, from feeding the hungry…

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