Our grantmaking is guided by our mission and our commitment to dismantling structural racism and advancing equity in social and economic mobility in Greater Hartford's Black and Latine communities. Understanding our grantmaking practices and strategic priorities will put your organization in a stronger position when you apply for a grant.
The Hartford Foundation typically awards grants to nonprofits working in Greater Hartford whose mission or programs align with our strategic priorities and/or outcome areas. Find out if your organization is eligible for a grant from the Hartford Foundation.
Learn whether your work aligns with our priorities and outcome areas:
Organizations that currently have an open grant from the Foundation should contact their Community Impact Officer before applying to other opportunities.
Our application process begins with an inquiry and a conversation.
Our dedicated Community Impact team will work with your organization to determine whether your proposed program aligns with our grantmaking strategy, and guide you through the application process.
Our Application Process
From inquiry to application to grant approval, here's what to expect when you apply for a grant.
Do you currently have an open grant with the Foundation?
How to manage your grant
We recently made changes to our grant application process. Learn how this may affect your grant.
Questions? Not sure where to begin? Let's have a conversation. Email email@example.com to get in touch with our Community Impact staff.