The Hartford Foundation for Public Giving has established a $100,000 Community Fund for the Town of Wethersfield.

The purpose of the Community Funds is to:

  • support the community in taking ownership around the needs in their towns
  • encourage broad and inclusive civic engagement and
  • anchor the Hartford Foundation in each town.

Your town will form an advisory committee that is inclusive and reflective of all town residents, to manage a participatory process to identify your town's needs and allocate community funds.


Selection Committee Members

The role of the selection committee is to select the first Advisory Committee members and ensure that it is inclusive and reflective of all town residents.

The selection committee members for your town are:
Steven Berry, Ryan Biggs, Peter DeNegre, Joe Distin, Gary Evans, Juan Garcia, Anne Guernsey, Darka Jara, Kevin Sullivan, Erica Texeira, Bruce Thompson

The Wethersfield Selection Committee is Now Accepting Advisory Committee Applications
If you are interested in applying to serve on Wethersfield’s Advisory Committee, please complete the application here.

Please complete and submit the application by May 31 to wethersfieldcommunityfund@gmail.com.

Click here to read the Selection Committee Conflict of Interest Policy


Community Funds Toolkits

We have created toolkits for Community Funds participants and selection committee members. Click here to view or download the toolkits, and for frequently asked questions about funding