Total Assets: $175,494,767 Total Giving: $13,353,458
Arts and Culture, Economic Opportunity, Education and Youth Development, Environment, Grants to Individuals Program, Health and Human Services, Scholarship Funds
The following grants were awarded in 2016: Kent Congregational Church, Kent, Connecticut – $13,000
Saint Pauls Episcopal Church of Fairfield, Connecticut – $10,000
Stanwich Congregational Church of Greenwich, Connecticut – $10,000
First Presbyterian Church of New Canaan, Connecticut – $5,500
Giving limited to the Fairfield County, CT, area from discretionary funds; giving throughout the U.S. from grants made from Donor-Advised funds.
No support for religious purposes, or for start-up or new nonprofit organizations, or for parochial, charter, or private schools.
No grants for endowments, building campaigns, deficit financing, fellowships, annual campaigns, or fundraising events.
The foundation promotes the growth of philanthropy by helping donors achieve their philanthropic goals. The foundation: 1) serves as a leader, catalyst and resource for philanthropy; 2) creates and manages charitable funds; and 3) identifies and addresses community needs through initiatives, partnerships and strategic grantmaking.
Established in 1992 in CT
Phone: (203) 750.3200
Fax: (203) 750.3232
E-mail: [email protected]
40 Richards Avenue
Norwalk, CT 06854
Initial Approach: Submit online letter of inquiry
Officers and Directors:
Juanita T. James C.E.O. and Pres.
Martha Olson Vice-Chair.
Lizanne Galbreath Chair.
Joseph R. Baker V.P., Fin.
Karen Brown V.P., Innovation and Strategic Learning
Fiona K. Hodgson V.P., Devel. and Philanthropic Svcs.
Elaine Mintz V.P., Opers., and Dir., Center for Nonprofit Excellence
Nancy von Euler V.P., Progs.
Jackie Millan Secy.
Steven A. Wolff
Suzanne Brown Peters V.P., Fund for Women and Girls
Abelardo S. Curdumi
Amy C. Downer
Bob Eydt Treas.
Gary A. Kraut
Janet L. Lebovitz
M. Suzette Recinos
Eileen L. Swerdlick
Katharine H. Welling
Michelle K. Garvey