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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strategic focus.

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Legal Statement

Legal Statement

People's United Community Foundation (PUCF) is the philanthropic arm of People's United Bank (the bank), and is a legally separate entity which operates independently from the bank.

The purpose of this website is to inform the public of our strategic focus, grant guidelines, and charitable giving, as well as provide further support to our grantees and share information through our publications and links to other sites. We do not collect or share personal or financial information for the bank. Information which is collected on this website is used for grant-related inquiries, requests for publications, or other reasons for which information has been voluntarily submitted for use by PUCF.

This web site contains links to third party sites. These links are provided for your convenience and are not under the control of PUCF. PUCF is not to be held responsible for the content on these websites nor does it imply a recommendation or endorsement by PUCF.