what WE do

The Foundation serves as New Canaan's local partner for advice, leadership and charitable giving.


Nearly 400 supporters attended our luncheon to shine a light on behavioral health, featuring inspiring words from Kevin Breel! His message was both moving and thought-provoking. Please support this critical issue by giving here.


Sapienza Scholarship applications are due this Friday, May 3rd. It's not too late to support spring scholarships for New Canaan students in need of financial assistance. Please help us invest in these student's future success by giving now.

What's Happening

Spring 2019

Over 100 dedicated grant volunteers have completed their review of grant applications, site visits, and finalized their grant recommendations. Grant awards will be announced at our Grant Awards Coffee on May 29th. RSVP »

what's coming up

5/29 Grant Awards Coffee
5/31  NCHS Awards