Grant Applications and Deadlines

See below for the schedule of funding opportunities. To start an application, click on the “apply” link, which will bring you to the Foundation’s online grant portal. The Foundation will open up the grant round approximately two months before a deadline.

Grant Area Application Deadline(s)

Building Equitable Opportunity

Apply

February 15, 2021
October 15, 2021

Health and Environmental Justice Apply February 15, 2021
October 15, 2021

Older Adults

  • Grants over $3,000
  • Mini-grants (up to $3,000)
  • Town Conversations on Aging
Apply February 15, 2021
October 15, 2021
Strengthening Nonprofits Grants Apply

February 15, 2021
October 15, 2021

Grassroots Leadership Apply Rolling
Arts and Culture

Available December
2021

February 2022

Special grant opportunities:

Grant Area Application Deadline(s)

Herbst Fund for Eye Research

Apply October 15, 2021
Saunders Fund for the Sick and Infirm of Naugatuck Available December
2021
February 2022
Southbury Community Trust Fund Apply February 15, 2021
October 15, 2021
Whittemore Travel Scholarship Fund for Youth Apply Rolling

Women’s Funds

  • Women’s Fund
  • Lois Livingston McMillen Memorial Fund
Available December
2021
February 2022
Women’s Giving Circle Available Spring 2022 

May 2021

Pride in the Hills Fund

  • LGBTQ+

 

Apply

October 15, 2021

Grant Area Application Deadline(s)

Herbst Fund for Eye Research

Apply October 15, 2021
Saunders Fund for the Sick and Infirm of Naugatuck Available December
2021
February 2022
Southbury Community Trust Fund Apply February 15, 2021
October 15, 2021
Whittemore Travel Scholarship Fund for Youth Apply Rolling

Women’s Funds

  • Women’s Fund
  • Lois Livingston McMillen Memorial Fund
Available December
2021
February 2022
Women’s Giving Circle Available Spring 2022 

May 2021

Pride in the Hills Fund

  • LGBTQ+

 

Apply

October 15, 2021

Please contact us with questions about your grant proposal or our grant application process.