Community Foundation of Greater New Britain



The Community Foundation of Greater New Britain connects donors who care with causes that matter in Berlin, New Britain, Plainville and Southington.


An independent, nonprofit organization founded in 1941, the Foundation currently invests and administers more than 140 funds with a market value of more than $30 million. We annually distribute approximately $1 million in grants to humanitarian, educational and cultural organizations to make our community a better place to live, work and raise a family.


Web Address

www.cfgnb.org

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Recent News from Community Foundation of Greater New Britain


Chamber Cup supports local chariities
Foundation: Community Foundation of Greater New Britain

The tournament had a philanthropic twist this year, with the Community Foundation of Greater New Britain matching the top three prizes of the...more

Grants to fund school security upgrades in Southington, Plainville, Berlin, New Britain
Foundation: Community Foundation of Greater New Britain

Schaller Auto World Fund, administered by the Community Foundation of Greater New Britain, provided $2,500 to each high school in New...more

New Britain YWCA Opens East Side Center
Foundation: Community Foundation of Greater New Britain

Kaylah Smith, left, with the Community Foundation of Greater New Britain, listens to Kailyn Pierce, 15, as she explains some of the exercises, yoga...more

Central Connecticut Civic Groups Split Nearly $255000 In Grants
Foundation: Community Foundation of Greater New Britain

The Community Foundation of Greater New Britain has awarded more than $250,000 in grants to non-profit groups and programs serving New Britain, Berlin, Plainville and Southington. ... Southington...more

Central Connecticut Civic Groups Split Nearly $255000 In Grants
Foundation: Community Foundation of Greater New Britain

The Community Foundation of Greater New Britain has awarded more than $250,000 in grants to non-profit groups and programs serving New Britain, Berlin, Plainville and Southington. The grants are paid...more

Letter: SEF member thankful for town's support
Foundation: Community Foundation of Greater New Britain

The funds raised that evening will allow the SEF to continue its support of programs, such as the Central Connecticut Statue University technology and engineering partnership with Southington public...more

Hospital for Special Care's Lynn Ricci Assumes Chairmanship of Community Foundation of ...
Foundation: Community Foundation of Greater New Britain

NEW BRITIAN, CT -- Hospital for Special Care President and Chief Executive Officer Lynn Ricci is the new board chair of the Community Foundation of Greater New Britain (CFGNB) and will serve in that...more

Membership Drive Begins for Community Foundation's Catalyst Fund
Foundation: Community Foundation of Greater New Britain

NEW BRITAIN, CT -- Fresh on the heels of having awarded a $10000 Catalyst Fund grant to Plainville Community Schools to support the school system's Alternative Learning Center, the Community...more

Community Foundation of Greater New Britain aids Southington organizations
Foundation: Community Foundation of Greater New Britain

The Community Foundation of Greater New Britain in 2017 awarded three grants to Southington organizations totaling $42,500 in aid. From 2012 to 2017, CFGNB has provided Southington, either to...more

Workshops set to help nonprofits in lean times
Foundation: American Savings Foundation, Community Foundation of Greater New Britain

Nonprofit organizations based in Berlin, New Britain, Plainville or Southington are invited to apply to attend some or all of the workshops. At the end of the series, organizations that attended at...more

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