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Listening Tour Recap: Vernon

Feb 27, 2018 On Monday, February 26, our GreaterTogether Listening Tour 2018 made its second stop at the Rockville Public Library in Vernon. [...]

Regional Leaders to Craft Economic Strategy for the Hartford Metropolitan Region

Feb 26, 2018 A coalition of regional leaders in business, transportation, and community development have launched a project to move the region’s economy forward. [...]

Hartford Foundation-Sponsored Survey of Displaced Persons from Hurricanes Moving into Region is Underway

Feb 26, 2018 In the aftermath of the hurricanes Maria and Irma, there has been little data on the long-term impact of displaced individuals and families relocating to Greater Hartford. [...]

Hartford Foundation’s Respond-Rebuild-Renew Fund Awards $200,000 Grant to Support Residents Impacted by Relocation from the Caribbean and other Disaster Areas

Feb 12, 2018 Individuals and families who will be terminated from Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA)-supported transitional housing and others in need of emergency services will continue to receive support thanks to a $200,000 grant from the Hartford Foundation’s Respond-Rebuild-Renew Fund. [...]

Hartford Foundation’s Respond-Rebuild-Renew Fund Awards First Grants to Support Newly Relocated Residents from Natural Disaster Areas

Feb 5, 2018 In November 2017, the Hartford Foundation established the Respond-Rebuild-Renew Fund in response to the growing needs faced by individuals and families relocating to Greater Hartford following natural disasters. [...]

Hartford Neighborhood Development Support Collaborative Receives $440,000 Hartford Foundation Grant to Support Community Development Efforts

Dec 11, 2017 The Hartford Foundation for Public Giving's board of directors has approved a two-year, $440,000 grant to LISC Hartford to continue the Hartford Neighborhood Development Support Collaborative's mission. [...]

Connecticut Fair Housing Center Receives $235,000 Hartford Foundation Grant for New Reverse Mortgage Foreclosure Prevention Project

Nov 14, 2017 Despite having a lower than average unemployment rate, Connecticut has the fourth highest number of foreclosures in the nation. [...]

Hartford Foundation Awards $550,000 in Grants to Support Food Programs, Other Basic Services

Nov 9, 2017 This grant will support 68 nonprofit agencies that provide food and other basic human needs to residents throughout Greater Hartford. [...]

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