Improving the lives of children
and families of greater Hartford...

by investing in their academic and social success.

Who We Are

The Fund for Greater Hartford, a private, independent foundation, believes in the power of stakeholders working together to ensure children in our region are academically and socially proficient. The Fund provides thought leadership and financial support to nonprofit organizations and collaborations that apply best practices to their work and demonstrate measurable outcomes.

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Grant Guidelines

The Fund provides thought leadership and financial support to nonprofit organizations and collaborations that apply best practices to their work and demonstrate measurable outcomes.

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Important Dates

We have provided a listing of the important dates for our two grant opportunities: The Trauma-Informed Practice Fund and the Letter of Intent process. Click on the button below to learn more.

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Key Partnerships

The Fund for Greater Hartford, a private, independent foundation, believes in the power of stakeholders working together to ensure children in our region are academically and socially proficient.

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The Fund for Greater Hartford believes that every child deserves a strong foundation in which to grow and develop.

Latest News and Updates

August 29, 2017 in News

To Be a Trauma-informed City Takes a Cultural Shift and Partnership

When a kid acts out in New Britain, the first question teachers, administrators and mental health professionals are asking is no longer, “What’s wrong with you?” but, “What happened to…

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August 7, 2017 in News

Consolidated School District of New Britain holds Funders’ Day for XTREME and Summer Enrichment Experience

On Wednesday, August 2, 2017, the district hosted community funders at the Summer Enrichment Experience and XTREME.  To learn more about event, download the Fact Sheet and view pictures taken…

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July 7, 2017 in News

Early Childhood: An Effective Long-term Investment in Connecticut’s Children

Usually, but especially when resources are limited, good investments are those that are based on research about what really works and have promise for making a positive and long-term impact….

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