News – Impact on the Community

Thank You for Your Support!

From the bottom of our hearts, thank you for your continued support of the Branford Community Foundation (BCF)! We couldn’t do all we do without your generous donations of time and money. BCF also wishes you and your family a very happy and joyous holiday season. Can you believe a new decade is before us?…

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Thank You for Making Branford an Amazing Place to Live!

As you’re preparing for the upcoming holidays, we wanted to take a moment to reflect on our gratitude for you, the amazing Branford community, for your continued support year after year to the Branford Community Foundation (BCF). We couldn’t do all we do without you! Did you know that BCF is the only permanent source…

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Tips for Staying Sane Through the Holidays

Happy Thanksgiving! We have officially entered “the season to be jolly,” but your mounting to-do list and skyrocketing stress level may tell a different story… If you are secretly feeling more melancholy than merry these days, we have some comforting news: You are not alone! In fact, many share these feelings. According to a survey…

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Learn the Tax Advantages to Donating!

With the end of 2019 fast approaching, we encourage those donors who are over 70½ years old to think about using the qualified charitable distribution (QCD) provision to donate a portion of their required minimum distributions (RMD) directly to Branford Community Foundation. The biggest benefit to you is that you will not owe any taxes…

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