Investing in our community

We partner with nonprofits to bring about lasting change in Greater Hartford. Our grantmaking addresses major issues affecting our community and responds to evolving needs.

Interested in a grant?

We offer multiple ways for nonprofits to engage with and receive grants from the Hartford Foundation. Our grantmaking is guided by our mission and our commitment to dismantling structural racism and achieving equity in social and economic mobility for Black and Latinx communities in Greater Hartford.

Our Grantmaking

Learn about our guiding principles, grant types and if your nonprofit could qualify for a grant.

Grant Opportunities

We periodically call for proposals for specific, timely community needs.

Access Grants

We welcome your ideas to help dismantle racism in Greater Hartford.


2022 Nonprofit Opportunities

View our information session on upcoming opportunities.

Already a grantee?

Visit our Grant Portal


Our outcome areas

As part of our commitment to dismantling structural racism, we have identified five outcome areas for our work. When awarding grants, we consider whether programs or projects will help advance our work in these areas.


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