what WE do

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


The Foundation celebrated it's 40th anniversary at Waveny House with almost 200 friends and partners who came out to toast 40 successful years of serving our community. 
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Members of NCCF’s Board joined YMCA’s Board President and Executive Director to celebrate the opening of the brand-new YMCA café-commons funded by a $100,000 grant from NCCF.

What's Happening

November 16, 2017

Join us for our Volunteer Recognition Awards ceremony on Thursday, November 16th at 5:30pm at New Canaan Town Hall when we'll honor local volunteers who dedicate their time and talent to local nonprofit organizations, and help make New Canaan the unique, caring community we are proud to call home. Click here for a list of the 2017 awardees and committee members.

what's coming up

11/9   Board Meeting
11/15  Kids Care at West
11/16  Volunteer Recognition
            Awards Ceremony

IN THE media »

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