New Canaan Community Foundation is the local charitable partner for all New Canaan residents and offers a wide range of philanthropic and educational services. The Foundation collaborates with donors to help each individual achieve their personal giving goals.
Volunteer leaders guide the Foundation’s work and help the Foundation maximize its impact in our community. Building on New Canaan’s spirit of generosity, the Foundation makes careful investments in area nonprofit organizations and awards scholarships to college students.
The GreenLink Trail crosses three of the New Canaan Land Trust's properties and was completed with support from the New Canaan Community Foundation, he said. To make the trail safe for pedestrians,...more
Those seeking to reserve a seat ($100) may do so through the Community Foundation's website. The co-chairs of the luncheon are Michelle Leone Riley and Leo Karl III and the event committee includes...more
The program is sponsored by the New Canaan Community Foundation in partnership with New Canaan Library and the Norwalk Symphony Orchestra. National security: Karen Greenberg will speak about her most...more
If Waveny Park is known as the crown jewel of New Canaan, Mead Park is said to be the gateway to the town for the most newly-arrived families. It is considered foundational with a cornerstone of...more
With a nonprofit fund housed at the New Canaan Community Foundation, the group is working toward a $200,000 fundraising goal to more than match the $190,000 that the town already has set aside for...more
Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving, #GivingTuesday kicks off the charitable season, when many focus on their holiday and end-of- year giving. This year, The Community Fund of Darien and...more