News – Impact on the Community

BCF Awards $9,500 to Community Organizations

The Branford Community Foundation, the leader in supporting local philanthropic needs, programs and services for more than 35 years, has closed the first of four grant review periods for 2017 and awarded $9,500 to: Child Development Center of the First Congregational Church ($3,000) To support the completion of renovations for a safe outdoor learning playground…

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BCF Helps to Preserve and Protect Land

The Branford Community Foundation, the leader in supporting a variety of local philanthropic needs, programs and services for more than 35 years, has distributed a $2,000 grant award to the Branford Land Trust, Inc. toward the acquisition funding of 29 acres of land known as the Red Hill Woods and Spectacle Island properties. Founded in…

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Women & Family Life Center Receives Grant Award from BCF

The Branford Community Foundation, the leader in supporting a variety of local philanthropic needs, programs and services for more than 35 years, has distributed $2,600 to Women & Family Life Center, Inc. to support capacity expansion for the Guided Referral Program. Guilford based Women & Family Life Center is a 501(c)3 organization that provides vital…

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Branford Community Foundation Invests $60,000

The Branford Community Foundation, the leader in supporting a variety of local philanthropic needs, programs and services for more than 35 years, has distributed $58,325 in the community between April and June of this year through eleven grants to area not-for-profit organizations. A diverse group of community needs, programs and services will be addressed with…

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