Applying for a Grant
The Hartford Foundation embraces its role as Greater Hartford’s community foundation. Our mission is to improve the quality of life for residents throughout the region.
We can’t fulfill this mission without you – the nonprofit agencies which help make our community a vibrant place to work, live and play.
To receive funding from the Hartford Foundation, organizations must meet at least the following criteria:
- Is a 501 (c) (3) nonprofit
- Serves residents in the Hartford Foundation’s 29-town region
- The organization’s board of directors and staff represent the community it serves
- The organization uses affirmative action with respect to all hiring and employment practices
We encourage you to explore this section of the website, which provides information about our
All of this information can also be found in our publication, Guidelines for Grantseekers (PDF).
We look forward to hearing from you.