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.

In 2016, People's United Community Foundation awarded a total of $2,575,359 in grants to 416 nonprofit organizations throughout the communities it serves in Connecticut, New York, Massachusetts, Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine.

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For the first grant cycle of 2017, People’s United Community Foundation awarded $980,683 to 140 nonprofit organizations in the communities we serve. Congratulations to the following grant recipients:


People's United Community Foundation

Grant Recipients - 1st Trimester Grant Cycle 2017

Grant Recipient

 

City

State

Action For Boston Community Development

Boston

MA

Action For Bridgeport Community Development Inc

Bridgeport

CT

Applied Behavioral Rehabilitation Institute Inc

Bridgeport

CT

Asian Community Development Corp

Boston

MA

Big Brothers Big Sisters Of New Hampshire

Manchester

NH

Big Brothers-big Sisters Of Hampden County Inc

Springfield

MA

Black River Good Neighbor Services Inc

Ludlow

VT

Bottom Line Inc

Boston

MA

Boys & Girls Club Of Central New Hampshire Inc

Concord

NH

Boys And Girls Club Of Burlington Inc

Burlington

VT

Boys And Girls Club Of Worcester

Worcester

MA

Boys And Girls Clubs Of Hartford Inc

Hartford

CT

Bridgeport Public Education Fund Inc

Bridgeport

CT

Cardinal Shehan Center Inc

Bridgeport

CT

Center For Arts Education Inc

New York

NY

Center For Human Development Inc

Springfield

MA

Central Nassau Guidance & Counseling Services Inc

Hicksville

NY

Cerebral Palsy Of Westchester Inc

Purchase

NY

College Bound Dorchester Inc

Dorchester

MA

Committee On Temporary Shelter

Burlington

VT

Community Adolescent Resources And Education Center Inc

Holyoke

MA

Community Economic Development Fund Foundation Inc

Meriden

CT

Community Housing Innovations Inc

White Plains

NY

Community Solutions International Inc

New York

NY

Community Soup Kitchen Inc

New Haven

CT

Community Teamwork Inc 1

Lowell

MA

Connecticut Association For Human Services Inc

Hartford

CT

Connecticut Coalition To End Homelessness Inc

Hartford

CT

Connecticut Food Bank Inc

New Haven

CT

Connecticut Science Center Inc

Hartford

CT

Covenant To Care Inc

Hartford

CT

Cradles To Crayons Inc

Brighton

MA

Cross Roads House Inc

Portsmouth

NH

Discovery Museum Inc

Bridgeport

CT

Dismas House Of Massachusetts Inc

Worcester

MA

Easter Seals Maine Inc

Portland

ME

Economic Mobility Pathways Inc

Boston

MA

Fairfield County’s Community Foundation Inc

Norwalk

CT

Farm To Family Inc

Avon

CT

Fellowship Place Inc

New Haven

CT

Fidelco Guide Dog Foundation Inc

Bloomfield

CT

Fiver Children’s Foundation Inc

New York

NY

Fresh Start Furniture Bank Inc

Hudson

MA

Furniture Bank Of Southeast Connecticut Inc

Gales Ferry

CT

Generations Incorporated

Boston

MA

Girl Scouts Of Eastern Massachusetts Inc

Boston

MA

Girls Incorporated Of Long Island

Deerpark

NY

Girls Incorporated Of Westchester County

White Plains

NY

Girls Incorporated Of Worcester

Worcester

MA

Good Shepherd Food-bank

Auburn

ME

Governors Partnership To Protect Connecticut’s Workforce Inc

Wethersfield

CT

Grace Academy Inc

Hartford

CT

Greater Hartford Consortium For Higher Education

Hartford

CT

Green Village Initiative Inc

Bridgeport

CT

Groundworks Collaborative Inc

Brattleboro

VT

Habitat For Humanity International Inc

Willimantic

CT

Habitat For Humanity International Inc

Danbury

CT

Habitat For Humanity International Inc

Bangor

ME

Habitat For Humanity International Inc

New Haven

CT

Habitat For Humanity International Inc

New York

NY

Habitat For Humanity International Inc

Middle Island

NY

Habitat For Humanity Metrowest - Greater Worcester Inc

Worcester

MA

Hartford Youth Scholars Foundation Inc

Hartford

CT

Home Share Now

Barre

VT

Horizons At Greens Farms Academy

Green Farms

CT

Human Resources Unlimited Inc

Springfield

MA

Human Services Council Inc

Norwalk

CT

Intervale Center Inc

Burlington

VT

Jeremiahs Inn Inc

Worcester

MA

John W Graham Emergency Shelter Services Inc

Vergennes

VT

Kingsborough Community College Foundation

Brooklyn

NY

Lawrence Boys Club & Girls Club Inc

Lawrence

MA

Legal Services Of The Hudson Valley

White Plains

NY

Lifting Up Westchester Inc

White Plains

NY

Literacy Volunteers Of Central Connecticut Inc

New Britain

CT

Local Initiatives Support Corporation

New York

NY

Long Island Children’s Museum

Garden City

NY

Lva School Incorporated

Danbury

CT

Madison Square Boys & Girls Club Inc

New York

NY

Maine Audubon Society

Falmouth

ME

Maine Special Olympics

S Portland

ME

Mercy Connections Inc

Burlington

VT

Metropolitan Boston Housing Partnership Inc

Boston

MA

Middlebury Transitional Care Coalition Inc

E Middlebury

VT

Mobius Inc

Burlington

VT

Mystic Area Shelter And Hospitality Inc

Mystic

CT

Nativity School Of Worcester Inc

Worcester

MA

New Hampshire Food Bank

Manchester

NH

New Haven-urban Resources Initiative Inc

New Haven

CT

New Leaders

New York

NY

Northside Center For Child Development Inc

New York

NY

Notre Dame High School

Lawrence

MA

Open Door Shelter Inc

Norwalk

CT

Open Pantry Community Service Inc

Springfield

MA

Operation Hope Of Fairfield Inc

Fairfield

CT

P T Barnum Foundation Inc

Bridgeport

CT

Pacific House Inc

Stamford

CT

Partnership For Strong Communities Inc

Hartford

CT

Partnership With Children Inc

New York

NY

Penquis C A P Inc

Bangor

ME

Person To Person Inc

Darien

CT

Port Washington Parent Resource Center

Port Washington

NY

Prudence Crandall Center Inc

New Britain

CT

Rainbow Child Development Center Inc

Worcester

MA

Read To A Child Inc

Boston

MA

Share Outreach Incorporated

Milford

NH

Solar Youth Inc

New Haven

CT

Southeastern Vermont Community Action Inc

Westminster

VT

Special Olympics Connecticut Inc

Hamden

CT

Special Olympics Massachusetts Inc

Malborough

MA

Special Olympics New Hampshire Inc

Manchester

NH

Special Olympics Vermont

S Burlington

VT

Spectrum Inc

Burlington

VT

Springfield College

Springfield

MA

St Joseph Community Services Inc

Merrimack

NH

Stern Center For Language & Learning

Williston

VT

Thames Valley Council For Community Action Inc

Jewett City

CT

The B E L L Foundation Inc

Dorchester

MA

The Center For Family Justice Inc

Bridgeport

CT

The Front Door Agency Inc

Nashua

NH

The Granite Ymca

Manchester

NH

The Match Foundation Inc

Boston

MA

The Mentor Connector

Rutland

VT

The New Haven Reads Community Book Bank Inc

New Haven

CT

The Opportunity Alliance

Portland

ME

Uaspire Inc

Boston

MA

United Way Of Coastal Fairfield County Inc

Bridgeport

CT

Vermont Foodbank

Barre

VT

Vermont Works For Women Inc

Winooski

VT

Veterans Support Foundation

Silver Spring

MD

Westchester Arts Council Inc

White Plains

NY

Windham Child Care Association Inc

Brattleboro

VT

Women And Families Center

Meriden

CT

Women’s Institute For Housing And Economic Development Inc

Boston

MA

Worcester Interfaith

Worcester

MA

Worcester Youth Center Inc

Worcester

MA

X-cel Inc

Jamaica Plain

MA

YMCA Of Greater Nashua

Merrimack

NH

YMCA of Metropolitan Hartford Inc

Hartford

CT

YWCA White Plains & Central Westchester Inc

White Plains

NY