what WE do

Local people giving together to make a difference in our community since 1977.

Featured at New Canaan

The Foundation's 2014 outreach mailing featuring our new brochure arrived in all New Canaan homes in mid-November. We are counting on residents to donate generously and give a helping hand!

Executive Director, Cynthia Gorey spoke to an amazing group of bright and energetic students in the Kids Care club at West elementary school about being thankful and the difference between needs and wants.

What's Happening

Thursday, January 22, 2015
7:00 pm

Ring in 2015 and join the Foundation’s staff, Board members, donors and friends for cocktails and hors d'oeuvres at our Annual Meeting at Waveny House. We will present brief updates on our accomplishments in 2014 and feature a terrific keynote speaker, Emily Tow Jackson of The Tow Foundation. We hope to see you there!

Our Stories

Read real stories about how we touch people's lives.