News – Impact on the Community

BCF Awards Grant to Guilford’s Women & Family Life Center!

The Branford Community Foundation is thrilled to announce a recent award grant to the Women & Family Life Center in Guilford! The Women & Family Life Center was awarded $3,500 to help expand a program they offer in partnership with the Branford Counseling Center. This program provides financial education consults through weekly appointments with a…

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Registration Is Now Open! Join Us for Our 2nd Annual 2019 Nonprofit Conference

Please join us on November 13 from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. for the 2nd annual Non Profit Conference and Awards Celebration 2019, a collaboration between Branford Community Foundation, the Guilford Foundation, and the Shoreline Chamber of Commerce. Last year’s conference was a huge success, drawing more than 100 nonprofit leaders, volunteers, and staff from…

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The Art of Giving

The Branford Community Foundation (BCF) was honored by one of Branford’s very own local artists! Martha Link Walsh, whose celebrated art gallery at 188 North Main Street, Route 1, in Branford, is part of the Shoreline Arts Trail, generously donated her original paper cutting [pictured, right] which depicts Branford’s 375th birthday celebration! “I know of…

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Best of Luck to Branford High School’s Class of 2019!

We can’t believe that another summer has passed, and Branford’s recent high school graduates are now or will soon be attending their college, trade school, or vocation of choice! Only a few months back, on June 12, our seniors were up all night for Branford’s Project Graduation, a substance-free, all-night event at Branford High School….

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