what WE do

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


Thank you to all who attended our Volunteer Recognition Awards ceremony to honor local volunteers who dedicate their time and talent to help make New Canaan a unique and caring community! View video »

During this year's Holiday Stroll, crowds of children of all ages had fun making ornaments and jingle bell jewelry.  Thanks to all who stopped by to say hello!

what's happening

January 2017

There's still time! Please invest in our community by making a gift to the Foundation's 2016 annual appeal. With your support we can continue to make New Canaan and surrounding towns a better place for everybody. View the 2015-2016 Annual Report »

what's coming up

1/20   YPP Grant Deadline
1/26   Annual Meeting
2/10   Main Grant Deadline