What We Fund
The Fund provides grants in education, the arts, community development, health and social services to benefit children, youth and families in the Greater Hartford area. Check out our 2014 Grant Awards.
Receive important information about our grant appications process on a regular basis.
WHO WE ARE
A dynamic board of trustees from the geographic area we serve, Greater Hartford, governs the Fund and has a particular interest and a commitment to our mission. For more information about our Trustees
The Fund seeks to partner with other philanthropies in hopes of increasing impact and effectiveness of our grants.
As a small funder, we can rarely be the sole funder of any project. For more information
The staff of The Fund will be happy to advise and assist any organization planning to apply for a grant.
You may also want to review our listing of Frequently Asked Questions.
Call us at (860) 232-3113
On behalf of the Board of The Fund for Greater Hartford, I am happy to announce the appointment of Kimberley Russo as our Executive Director. Kim Russo has impressed us with her exceptional skill set and years of experience in philanthropy and the nonprofit community. She offers the Fund the kind of passion and leadership we are seeking as we move forward to continue to advance the Fund’s mission of improving the lives of children and families in need in the Greater Hartford region. Click here for more information.
--Nina Elgo, President
The Fund for Greater Hartford
The University of Hartford presented The Fund for Greater Hartford with an award for their support over the years for Educational Main Street. Pictured here are Jan-Gee McCollam, President; Kate Miller, Executive Director; Walter Harrison, UHA President and Milagros Cruz, Board member.
The Fund for Greater Hartford Receives 2012 Creating Opportunity Award at the YWCA Hartford Region 145th Annual Meeting for their commitment to transforming today's young women into tomorrow's leaders. Estela Lopéz, 2012 Board President, and Kate Miller, Executive Director of the Fund, are pictured here accepting the award on The Fund's behalf. Press Release