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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 Foundationís work and help the Foundation maximize its impact in our community. Building on New Canaanís spirit of generosity, the Foundation makes careful investments in area nonprofit organizations and awards scholarships to college students.

Recent News from New Canaan Community Foundation


New Canaan wins 'most generous' competition with Darien raising $270k, two ... - Stamford Advocate
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The New Canaan Community Foundation has invested more than $19 million in nonprofit organizations since its inception to help individuals...more

Letters to the Editor | NewCanaanite.com
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Erica has served as co-president of the West School PTC, co-chaired the annual appeal of the New Canaan Community Foundation where she now serves on...more

New Canaan Community Foundation Welcomes New Members - Patch
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New Canaan Community Foundation Welcomes New Members. New board members joining this summer include Monica Capela Chimera, Jim Clayton, Dan...more

Letter: 'Thank You' for Making 5th Annual Community Addition Awareness Vigil a Success ...
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First, I would like to specifically call out thank our fiscal and community partner, the New Canaan Community Foundation, which was Co-Host of our...more

NC Community Foundation Awards Nearly $550000 In Grants
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The New Canaan Community Foundation (NCCF) recently announced $545,528 in grant investments supporting a total of 76 nonprofit...more

Merrill Lynch, community foundation, Karl join color drop
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... New Canaan Community Foundation board chair and Steve Karl, vice president of sales at Karl Chevrolet, have joined the New Canaan Color...more

NC Community Foundation Continues Emergency Response Investments
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New Canaan Community Foundation announced the fifth round of grants awarded through their COVID-19 Response Fund and related efforts....more

Nonprofits rely on virtual fundraising through community funds as COVID cancels in-person events
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The program was made possible through with funds raised during the Fairfield County Community Foundation's annual Giving Day this...more

Collection benefits New Canaan residents in need
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The New Canaan Community Foundation is collecting the donations. Contributions are tax refundable. The commission is finishing collection of...more

New Canaan Community Foundation hosts virtual luncheon
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Editor, Advertiser: On Oct. 22 the New Canaan Community Foundation hosted its Annual Philanthropy Luncheon ‚ÄĒ and took it virtual! Like...more



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A Toronto-based organization, Youth Social Innovation (YSI), has recently announced two investments that involve Growth Mosaic and MENTORnetwork. The two companies will each receive a $10,000 loan.




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