what WE do

The Community Foundation is the most effective and efficient way to turn your compassion into action.


Thank you to all who attended our Volunteer Recognition Awards ceremony to honor local volunteers who dedicate their time and talent to help make New Canaan a unique and caring community! View video »

Our 2016 annual appeal has been mailed! Look for it in your mailbox and please consider making a gift. With your support we can continue to make our community a better place for everybody. Click here to view our annual report »

what's happening

December 2016

The Foundation is thrilled to welcome our new President & CEO, Lauren Patterson and are proud to have her lead NCCF into the next phase of our success!

what's coming up

12/3   Holiday Stroll
12/8   Board Meeting
12/14  YPP Meeting
1/4     YPP Meeting
1/12    Board Meeting
1/26   Annual Meeting