|Center for Nonprofit Excellence||The CNE builds a stronger nonprofit community by connecting hundreds of nonprofit staff, board members and volunteers with trainings, education and the tools they need to advance their missions and thrive.|
|Community Impact Fund||Our Community Impact Fund researches the region’s most critical needs, and brings together people and resources to find and implement solutions. It supports our role as a charitable hub where information, knowledge, resources and influence come together to close the opportunity gap in Fairfield County.|
|The Fund for Women & Girls||The Fund for Women & Girls invests in sustainable solutions that support the safety, health and economic security of women and girls across Fairfield County. By helping women improve their lives, we also strengthen families and our greater communities.|
|Social Venture Partners Fund||SVP is a network of local philanthropists aligning passion and purpose to realize greater impact with their collective giving and to strengthen nonprofits. The social impact focus is to close the opportunity gap in Connecticut by supporting innovative nonprofits in education and workforce development.|
|The Fairfield County COVID-19 Resiliency Fund||The Fairfield County COVID-19 Resiliency Fund has been established by Fairfield County’s Community Foundation with the support of generous seed funding from a cross-section of individuals, private foundations, corporations and others.
The new fund will rapidly deploy resources to trusted, frontline community organizations that meet the basic needs of local residents in Fairfield County. The fund’s purpose is to help alleviate the social and economic consequences of this global pandemic and to prevent the widening of inequities and opportunity gaps in education, employment, housing, and health. The fund’s resources will be directed to organizations serving high need, vulnerable populations, including low-income individuals and residents without health insurance and/or access to sick days; immigrants; persons with disabilities; and communities of color, among others.