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Branford Community Foundation

BCF is honored to partner with GSB to enhance the quality of life in Branford!We take #GivingTuesday seriously at GSB and this year is no exception! Starting today and running through the end of December, GSB will match donations up to $10,000 at our local community foundations: Branford Community Foundation, Community Foundation of Middlesex County, The Madison Foundation, and Guilford Foundation. Ready to get matched? Give Today! ... See MoreSee Less

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Helping Children, One Dance at a Time Branford, CT

“Today I do dance class and twirled and twirled…I shy but my teacher say I could dance my dance. She clapped and clapped! I dance colors and songs and now I am a dancing queen. I tell my mommy when I go home!” This 4-year old student is describing her time at the Branford Early…

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The Many Rewards of Giving Back

There’s nothing more rewarding than helping others. Did you know that performing good deeds is clinically-proven to be good for your health? This is one of the many reasons the Branford Community Foundation is proud to fund a project that helps people give back to their community, and feel amazing in the process! Called “Feeding…

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A Warm Welcome to BCF’s New Board Leaders

We’re thrilled to introduce you to the four newly-elected officers of the Branford Community Foundation (BCF) Board of Directors, who began their terms this July. Heather Hackley is Executive Vice President at Guilford Savings Bank. After serving on the BCF board since 2013, she has now stepped into the role of board president. Stephanie Donegan…

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BCF August Blog #2 Honoring Service through Scholarship

An important part of our mission is to support Branford’s youth and ensure a brighter future for our entire community. Thanks to the generosity of our donors, the Branford Community Foundation (BCF) is able to provide 18 scholarship awards each year to Branford High School (BHS) seniors. In addition, BCF occasionally awards a unique, one-time…

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