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Are You Ready for Night Fall?

Jul 9, 2018 Poet Matsuo Bashō describes the scene perfectly, “On this road, where nobody else travels, autumn nightfall.” The first Saturday evening in October [...]

Summer Programs Directory 2018: Download Here

Jun 18, 2018 A directory of the summer learning programs, produced by the Hartford Foundation and Hartford Public Schools, can be found at Hartford schools, local libraries and community centers. [...]

Simsbury Historical Society Prepares to Celebrate Town’s 350th Anniversary

Jun 13, 2018 May 12, 2020 will mark the 350th anniversary of the incorporation and naming of the Town of Simsbury. [...]

Local High School Student Creates Timely News Show

Jun 6, 2018 Thanks to a $95,768 grant awarded by the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving (HFPG), Community Voice Channel is in the process of upgrading its television studio with new high definition equipment, and plans to train staff and local volunteer residents on its use [...]

What Do Pets, Education and the Arts in Manchester All Have in Common?

May 17, 2018 The answer is H. Louise Ruddell, a lifelong resident of Pearl Street in Manchester. [...]

Hartford Foundation Awards Nearly $800,000 to Region's Summer Programs

Jun 8, 2017 These grants are expected to help more than 10,000 school-age youth in Greater Hartford participate in summer learning programs. [...]

Hartford Foundation’s Record-Breaking Grantmaking Topped $33.3 Million in 2016

Feb 27, 2017 A vibrant and strong Greater Hartford requires that all residents have equitable opportunities to flourish. [...]

Urban League Receives $36,000 Hartford Foundation Grant to Revisit “The State of Black Hartford”

Jul 6, 2016 Urban League of Greater Hartford receives grant to produce a new edition of their 1994 publication. [...]

Connecticut State BioBlitz Sets New World Record With 2,765 Species Identified in Single Day

Jun 21, 2016 Connecticut State BioBlitz set a world record by collecting and identifying 2,765 different animal, plant and other species in the span of just 24-hours. [...]

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