Periodically, the Hartford Foundation issues a call for proposals from nonprofits serving Greater Hartford to contribute to advancing our strategic priorities in specific ways.

Below is a list of currently available RFPs and grant opportunities.

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Housing Policy and Advocacy

Application Deadline:
EXTENDED TO: Friday, December 17th, 2021 at 11:59pm

The Hartford Foundation for Public Giving is pleased to announce a competitive grant opportunity focused on supporting policy and advocacy activities (such as administrative advocacy, state legislative advocacy and municipal advocacy) aimed at creating pathways to more accessible, affordable, stable and higher quality housing for residents of color, low-income residents, and/or residents experiencing unique housing barriers (such as returning citizens). Proposals may be focused on advocacy at the state level and/or the Greater Hartford region. 

To learn more about this opportunity, please review the Request for Proposals.

On November 9th, the Foundation held an information session about this opportunity. The recording of this session has been made available for those unable to attend or who would like to view again.

Summer 2022 Grant Opportunity

Application Deadline:
Friday, January 21, 2022 at 11:59pm

The Hartford Foundation for Public Giving is pleased to announce a competitive grant opportunity designed to provide summer programming opportunities to Hartford youth and people with disabilities in our 29-town region. The Foundation welcomes requests of up to $45,000 for activities implemented during the summer of 2022.

Please review the Request for Proposals to learn more.

A virtual information session will be held on December 9, 2021 from 2 - 3 p.m., please register here to join.

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