The Long Island Sound Funders Collaborative

Community Foundation of Eastern Connecticut

The Community Foundation provides donors with an easy and convenient way to give back to our community with joy and impact. We make grants to nonprofit organizations in support their efforts to strengthen our community.

Fairfield County’s Community Foundation

We bring you together with other passionate people and trusted resources to create lasting change in Fairfield County, CT. As a trusted community leader, we invite to the table leading experts, bold leaders and far-sighted funders to work together on solving our region’s challenges.

The Goodnow Fund

The Goodnow Fund supports projects that help vulnerable children, advances new research about the causes and cures for Alzheimer’s disease, increases educational opportunities for low income students, and improves the environment.

GRACE Communications Foundation

GRACE Communications Foundation develops innovative strategies to increase public awareness of the critical environmental and public health issues created by our current food, water and energy systems, and to promote a more sustainable future.

Jeniam Foundation

The Jeniam Foundation’s mission is to provide venture philanthropy to the arts in Memphis, Tennessee, elder care and education in New Canaan, Connecticut, and national and international conservation.

Long Island Community Foundation

The Long Island Community Foundation is a nonprofit, charitable organization that connects donors with the full spectrum of charitable organizations within our community.

McCance Foundation

The McCance Foundation gives in the U.S., with an emphasis in CT, MA and NY in the areas of Education, Environment, Natural Resources, Health Organizations and Human Services.

National Fish and Wildlife Foundation

Since our creation by Congress in 1984, NFWF has become one of the world’s largest conservation grant-makers. We work with both the public and private sectors to protect and restore our nation’s fish, wildlife, plants and habitats.

New York Community Bank Foundation

The New York Community Bank Foundation is proud to help to improve the quality of life for our neighbors on Long Island and Queens, with grants totaling over $28 million dollars to date.

New York Community Trust

Through the generosity of New Yorkers who have set up charitable funds with us, we are able to make grants for a huge range of charitable activity so important to the well-being and vitality of our city. We are New York City’s community foundation, and one of the largest funders of City nonprofits.

Prospect Hill Foundation

The mission of the Prospect Hill Foundation is to advance the human experience while ensuring the well-being of the earth. The Prospect Hill Foundation is a private foundation established in New York in 1959 by the late Elizabeth G. Beinecke and William S. Beinecke.

Rauch Foundation

We invest in smart and bold ideas. The Rauch Foundation is a Long Island–based family foundation that invests in ideas and organizations that spark and sustain systemic change in our communities.

Westchester Community Foundation

The Westchester Community Foundation connects generous people to the causes they care about and invests in transformative ideas and organizations to strengthen our community and improve lives.

If you are part of a foundation, we hope you’ll consider joining us!


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