what WE do

The Community Foundation is the most effective and efficient way to turn your compassion into action.


Congratulations to this year's Volunteer Recognition honorees whose time and efforts make our community a better place! Click here for a list of the 2015 awardees and committee members.


Our annual giving campaign has begun. This year's committee has a record number of 54 amazing New Canaan volunteers!  Please include us in your year-end charitable giving plans and help make a difference in our community.

What's Happening

December 3rd

The Foundation will be hosting a Holiday Wine Tasting event at New Canaan Wine Merchants this Thursday from 6:00 - 8:00pm.  Enjoy a glass of wine, ring in the holiday season and meet some of our board and staff members. Ten percent of purchases made in person or by phone any time on Thursday will be donated back to the Foundation.

what's coming up

12/3   NC Wine Merchants Event
12/5   Holiday Stroll
12/9   Kids Care at West
12/9   YPF Meeting - Silvermine
12/10  Board Meeting