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.


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

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giving guidelines
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Grant Agreements

Organizations will be required to accept the terms and conditions of the grant, which will indicate the purpose of the grant and use of the funding. Be sure to thoroughly review the grant agreement letter, as it may be a variation from the requested use of funding described in your application.


If you are a previous recipient and have not submitted a report for your 2016 grant, you will be required to submit a summary report before reapplying for a new grant. Please use this PUCF Progress Report Template and attach it to your new grant application.