Stories of Grant Impact

The following stories illustrate how the actions of a few, philanthropically-minded individuals have transformed the lives of many in our community. 

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Laying the Foundation for Community Impact

Oct 25, 2017
Griffin Hospital and VCF looks back over the last year at the impact of the 2016 Valley Community Index. Read More »

Ansonia Public Library's Mosaic Makeover

Jun 04, 2016
Restoration to the mosaic tile floor preserves a beautiful piece of history Read More »

Literacy Volunteers of Greater New Haven Recieves 2014 Responsive Grant

Jan 01, 2016
Literacy Volunteers of Greater New Haven receives a grant from the VCF and TCF to provide b asic literacy and English courses for non-English speakers. Read More »

Boy Scouts Housatonic Council & Troop 3 Derby

Sep 16, 2015
supported by VCF in their efforts to groom young men in the Lower Naugatuck Valley to be civic-minded leaders tomorrow Read More »

Youth 2 Youth Peer Advocates Attend National Conference

Sep 01, 2015
VCF helps send Youth 2 Youth Peer Advocates from Shelton attended the National Youth 2 Youth Drug Free Conference. Read More »

Valley Youth Head to State Programs

Sep 01, 2015
The VCF awards sponsorship grants to different American Legion posts across the Valley to send students to state leadership programs. Read More »

2015 VCF Community Grants Awarded

Jun 01, 2015
More than thirty-thousand dollars were invested in 15 community groups serving the Valley through the Community Grants program Read More »

VCF Community Grants Awarded to Support Valley Programs

May 01, 2015
The VCF allocates thousands of dollars to various organizations in the Valley. Read More »

Improving Reading, Writing and Conversational Skills

Feb 15, 2015
With help from a VCF grant, Literacy Volunteers of Greater New Haven is reaching more people in the Valley Read More »

Women in Networking Supports Women Entrepreneurs

Jan 01, 2015
A WIN designated fund through the VCF helps women start businesses or improve their current businesses. Read More »


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