Foundation / Corporation
07/01/21 Postmarked or Hand Delivery by 5:00 PM
Grants of up to $25,000 to Connecticut nonprofit organizations and local government agencies to benefit local residents in eligible communities. Funding is intended to support programs in the areas of arts, health and human services, community development, and youth and education.
Eligible communities include: Branford, Centerbrook, Cheshire, Chester, Clinton, Columbia, Coventry, Danielson, Dayville, East Hartford, East Haven, Ellington, Enfield, Essex, Glastonbury, Guilford, Hamden, Hebron, Madison, Manchester, Milford, New Haven, North Branford, North Haven, Old Saybrook, Orange, Putnam, Seymour, South Windsor, Stafford Springs, Storrs, Tolland, Vernon, Wallingford, West Hartford, West Haven, Westbrook, Wethersfield, Willington, Willimantic, Windsor, Woodbridge, and Woodstock.
Types of Grants
General Operating Support - The Foundation will consider unrestricted general operating requests from organizations that:
Program Support - The Foundation will consider requests to support programs that are highly effective and innovative and do not duplicate other programs or services.
Sponsorships - The Foundation will consider, on a limited basis, an event sponsorship request designed to raise funds to support an activity or program directly related to an organization’s mission or purpose. The Foundation invites you to contact them in advance of submitting a request for sponsorship support to discuss your event. Please check the Funding Calendar to plan properly for deadlines and Foundation board meetings.
Capital Campaigns - The Foundation will consider requests for capital support from organizations that meet all other funding criteria. Capital requests include: brick and mortar activities; equipment expenditures; facility construction; capital improvements.
GrantWatch ID#: 175967
The Foundation will consider funding up to 10% of an organization’s annual operating budget or $25,000 maximum. The percentage is based on an organization’s total cash income for the last completed fiscal year. It does not include the assigned value of in-kind contributions.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Submit Your Application To:
Kim A. Healey, Executive Director
195 Church Street, 7th Floor
New Haven, CT 06510
Questions are welcome and should be directed to:
Maryann Ott, Managing Director
Susan Burlingame, Administrative Assistant
Eligible Communities: https://newalliancefoundation.org//support/communities-we-serve/
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