Our Mission

Our Mission is to invest in programs and services that enhance the quality of life for residents, promote the economic development and well-being of neighborhoods and support the educational and developmental needs of children and youth, with special emphasis given to programs and services in low-income areas.

Grantmaking

People's United Community Foundation awards grants to nonprofit organizations in the communities served by People's United Bank.

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Grant Recipients

People's United Community Foundation would like to thank all of the organizations that applied for grants and to which we have made investments to. We appreciate your work in helping to improve the quality of life in our communities.

For the third grant cycle of 2018, People's United Community Foundation awarded $875,500 to 171 nonprofit organizations in the communities we serve. The funding was distributed within the foundation’s three areas of focus, with 43 percent allocated to community and economic development, 37 percent to youth development, and 20 percent to affordable housing initiatives.

In 2018, People’s United Community Foundation awarded nearly $3 million in grants to more than 500 nonprofit organizations throughout the communities it serves in Connecticut, New York, Massachusetts, Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine.

Click here for a full list of 2018 grant recipients.


People's United Community Foundation

Grant Recipients - 3rd Trimester Grant Cycle 2018

Grant Recipient

City

State

Burroughs Community Center

Bridgeport

CT

Caroline House, Inc.

Bridgeport

CT

Connecticut Zoological Society

Bridgeport

CT

Habitat for Humanity of Coastal Fairfield County

Bridgeport

CT

Hall Neighborhood House

Bridgeport

CT

Housatonic Community College Foundation, Inc.

Bridgeport

CT

Nourish Bridgeport

Bridgeport

CT

Supportive Housing Works Inc.

Bridgeport

CT

Wakeman Boys & Girls Club

Bridgeport

CT

Kids in Crisis, Inc.

Cos Cob

CT

Adelbrook

Cromwell

CT

Shepherds

Darien

CT

Family Centers Inc.

Greenwich

CT

Billings Forge Community Works

Hartford

CT

Capital Workforce Partners

Hartford

CT

Connecticut Invention Convention

Hartford

CT

Girl Scouts of Connecticut Inc.

Hartford

CT

Hartford Area Habitat for Humanity

Hartford

CT

Hartford Food System, Inc

Hartford

CT

International Hartford Ltd.

Hartford

CT

Northside Institutions Neighborhood Alliance

Hartford

CT

Oak Hill

Hartford

CT

OPERATION FUEL INC

Hartford

CT

Manchester Area Conference of Churches, Inc.

Manchester

CT

Greater New Britain Teen Pregnancy Prevention, Inc.

New Britain

CT

Agency on Aging of South Central Connecticut

New Haven

CT

Central Connecticut Coast YMCA

New Haven

CT

City Seed Inc

New Haven

CT

FISH of Greater New Haven

New Haven

CT

Leadership, Education and Athletics in Partnership, Inc.

New Haven

CT

Neighborhood Housing Services of New Haven

New Haven

CT

New Reach

New Haven

CT

St. Martin de Porres Academy

New Haven

CT

The Hole in the Wall Gang Fund, Inc.

New Haven

CT

Yale New Haven Hospital

New Haven

CT

Eastern Connecticut Housing Opportunities (ECHO)

New London

CT

Habitat for Humanity of Eastern CT

New London

CT

Family & Children's Agency, Inc.

Norwalk

CT

Food Rescue Us Inc

Norwalk

CT

Higher Education Literacy Professionals Incorporated

Norwalk

CT

Norwalk Education Foundation

Norwalk

CT

STAR, Inc., Lighting the Way...

Norwalk

CT

United Cerebral Palsy of Eastern Connecticut, Inc.

Quaker Hill

CT

The Boys & Girls Club of the Lower Naugatuck Valley

Shelton

CT

Building One Community

Stamford

CT

Stamford Museum and Nature Center

Stamford

CT

Women's Business Development Council, Inc.

Stamford

CT

Young Mens Christian Association of Stamford

Stamford

CT

Sterling House Community Center

Stratford

CT

Susan B. Anthony Project, Inc.

Torrington

CT

The Kennedy Center, Inc.

Trumbull

CT

The Cornerstone Foundation

Vernon/Rockville

CT

Waterbury Youth Services, Inc.

Waterbury

CT

Jewish Federation of Greater Hartford

West Hartford

CT

The ChildrenÂ’s Museum, Inc.< /o:p>

West Hartford

CT

Best Buddies Massachusetts

Boston

MA

Big Sister Association of Greater Boston

Boston

MA

Bridge Over Troubled Waters

Boston

MA

International Institute of Boston

Boston

MA

Lovin' Spoonfuls

Boston

MA

Operation A.B.L.E. of Greater Boston, Inc.

Boston

MA

The Steppingstone Foundation

Boston

MA

Year Up

Boston

MA

Tutoring Plus of Cambridge, Inc.

Cambridge

MA

Heading Home

Charlestown

MA

Roca, Inc.

Chelsea

MA

Neighborhood of Affordable Housing Inc.

East Boston

MA

NewVue Communities

Fitchburg

MA

South Middlesex Opportunity Council

Framingham

MA

The Literacy Project, Inc.

Greenfield

MA

The Food Bank of Western Massachusetts, Inc.

Hatfield

MA

Boys and Girls Club of Greater Holyoke

Holyoke

MA

Southwest Boston CDC

Hyde Park

MA

Bread and Roses

Lawrence

MA

Family Services of the Merrimack Valley

Lawrence

MA

Entrepreneurship For All, Inc.

Lowell

MA

Merrimack Valley Housing Partnership

Lowell

MA

UTEC, Inc.

Lowell

MA

Community Harvest Project

North Grafton

MA

Sociedad Latina, Inc.

Roxbury

MA

Springfield Boys & Girls Club Inc

Springfield

MA

Springfield Rescue Mission, Inc.

Springfield

MA

The Gray House, Inc.

Springfield

MA

YMCA of Greater Springfield

Springfield

MA

Community Farms Outreach, d/b/a Waltham Fields Community Farm

Waltham

MA

Abby's House

Worcester

MA

Pernet Family Health Service

Worcester

MA

Regional Environmental Council

Worcester

MA

Straight Ahead Ministries

Worcester

MA

Veterans Inc.

Worcester

MA

Worcester Common Ground

Worcester

MA

Young WomenÂ’s Christian Associati on of Central Mass

WORCESTER

MA

Jobs for Maine's Graduates

Augusta

ME

Bangor YMCA

Bangor

ME

Good Samaritan Agency

Bangor

ME

Coastal Enterprises, Inc.

Brunswick

ME

Four Directions Development Corporation

Orono

ME

Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Maine

Portland

ME

Goodwill Industries of Northern New England

Portland

ME

LearningWorks

Portland

ME

SCORE Portland

Portland

ME

Furniture Friends

Westbrook

ME

My Place Teen Center

Westbrook

ME

Cooperative Fund of New England, Inc.

Wilmington

NC

Girl Scouts of the Green and White Mountains

Bedford

NH

CATCH Neighborhood Housing

Concord

NH

Crotched Mountain Foundation

Greenfield

NH

Shelter from the Storm

Jaffrey

NH

Child and Family Services of New Hampshire

Manchester

NH

Spaulding Youth Center

Northfield

NH

HAVEN Violence Prevention and Support Services

Portsmouth

NH

Boys And Girls Club Of Greater Salem Inc

SALEM

NH

Lighthouse Mission Outreach, Inc.

Bellport

NY

South Bronx Overall Economic Development Corporation

Bronx

NY

CAMBA, Inc.

Brooklyn

NY

Girl Scouts of Suffolk County, Inc.

Commack

NY

Feeding Westchester

Elmsford

NY

Life's WORC Family Center for Autism

Garden City

NY

Debt Counseling Corp.

Hauppauge

NY

Hispanic Counseling Center Inc

Hempstead

NY

Interfaith Nutrition Network

Hempstead

NY

Family Service League, Inc.

Huntington

NY

Tri Community and Youth Agency

Huntington

NY

Abbott House

Irvington

NY

Community Center of Northern Westchester

Katonah

NY

New Ground Inc.

Levittown

NY

Habitat for Humanity of Suffolk, Inc.

Middle Island

NY

Meals on Wheels Programs & Services of Rockland, Inc.

Nanuet

NY

Keep Rockland Beautiful, Inc.

New City

NY

The Susie Reizod Foundation

New Paltz

NY

Accion East, Inc.

New York

NY

Bottomless Closet

New York

NY

INCLUDEnyc

New York

NY

Neighborhood Housing Services of New York City, Inc.

New York

NY

New Destiny Housing Corporation

New York

NY

New York Cares Inc

New York

NY

Trinity Community Connection

New York

NY

Helping Hands - Interfaith Coalition for the Homeless of Rockland County, Inc.

Nyack

NY

L I Child And Family Development Services Inc

Patchogue

NY

Girl Scouts Heart of the Hudson, Inc.

Pleasantville

NY

Family Services of Westchester, Inc.

Port Chester

NY

Hudson River Housing

Poughkeepsie

NY

Leviticus 25:23 Alternative Fund

Tarrytown

NY

Cardinal McCloskey Community Services

Valhalla

NY

Mommas Inc

Wantagh

NY

El Centro Hispano, Inc

White Plains

NY

Latino U College Access

White Plains

NY

Today's Students Tomorrow's Teachers

White Plains

NY

YMCA of Central and Northern Westchester Inc

White Plains

NY

Opening Word Program Inc

Wyandanch

NY

Foundation, Inc.

Yonkers

NY

JCY-Westchester Community Partners

Yonkers

NY

Operation Warm, Inc.

Chadds Ford

PA

Capstone Community Action

Barre

VT

Our Place Drop-In Center

Bellows Falls

VT

Windham & Windsor Housing Trust

Brattleboro

VT

Generator

Burlington

VT

Greater Burlington YMCA

Burlington

VT

King Street Center

Burlington

VT

Age Well

Essex Junction

VT

Milton Family Community Center

Milton

VT

Northeast Organic Farming Association of Vermont

Richmond

VT

BROC-Community Action in Southwestern Vermont

Rutland

VT

Habitat for Humanity of Rutland County, VT

Rutland

VT

Cathedral Square Corporation

South Burlington

VT

Lake Champlain Maritime Museum at Basin Harbor, Inc.

Vergennes

VT

COVER Home Repair

White River Junction

VT

Twin Pines Housing

White River Junction

VT

Green Mountain Habitat for Humanity

Williston

VT

Windsor County Partners

Windsor

VT

Dismas of Vermont INC

Winooski

VT