Community Foundation of Northwest Connecticut - Women and Girls Fund*
33 East Main St.
P.O. Box 1144
Torrington, CT 06790
Maximum Grant Amount
Community Foundation of Northwest Connecticut is accepting grant applications to the Women's and Girls Fund. The Fund supports programs that serve women and girls in the development of economic self-sufficiency by means of education, financial literacy and social services.
Proposed programs and services must benefit women and girls in the 20 town service area: Barkhamsted, Bethlehem, Colebrook, Cornwall, Falls Village/Canaan, Goshen, Hartland, Harwinton, Kent, Litchfield, Morris, New Hartford, Norfolk, North Canaan, Salisbury/Lakeville, Sharon, Torrington, Warren, Washington, and Winsted/Winchester.
Applicants may request up to $5,000 for programs and/or $1,500 for capital goods or equipment. A capital good is a product that is used in the delivery of services of the nonprofit, i.e. mattresses for a residential treatment program. Equipment is an item that creates efficiency for the operation of the nonprofit, i.e. printer or refrigerator
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