community grants

Applications for the Valley Community Grants Program are considered through a request for proposal process. These grants are responsive to community groups that are volunteer or nonprofit in nature that serve Ansonia, Derby, Oxford, Seymour and/or Shelton and have less than 2 full-time or less than 4 part-time staff. 

Grants can be for new or recurring programs and will support civic and community engagement efforts. Grants range from $250 to $2,500; up to $40,000 is budgeted for this grant process. 

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For more information about the VCF Community Grants program, please email Valerie Knight-DiGangi or call her at 203-751-9162.


253-A Elizabeth Street
Derby, Connecticut 06418


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