Funding Sources by State: Connecticut

The de Kay Foundation
Grants given to elderly 65 years of age or older and must be referred by social service agencies and have an assigned social worker living in Fairfield County, CT.
c/o JPMorgan Chase Bank
345 Park Ave., 4th Fl.
New York, NY 10154
Contact: Yvette Boisnier MSW, Prog. Dir.

Henry Farnam Trust
Grants given to poor and meritorious widows residing in Norwich, CT.
City of Norwich, Dept. of Social Services
City Hall Annex, Union Sq.
Norwich, CT 06360
(860) 823-3781
Contact: Beverly J. Goulet, Tr.

Help for the Blind of Eastern CT
Organization focuses on individuals in eastern CT, but will also consider applicants from the entire state of CT. Organization will consider requests for any product or service which would enhance the daily life and/or career aspirations of a legally blind individual. Financial need is a factor in determining eligibility for a potential grant.
P.O. Box 56
Windsor, CT 06095
Contact: John P. Conover, Secy.

Regina M. Holt Trust for Blind Children
Grants given to support blind children who are under 5 years of age and reside in CT.
c/o Fleet Private Clients Group
P.O. Box 6767
Providence, RI 02940-6767

Wilbur A. Johnson Fund
Grants to individuals who are residents of Cornwall, CT.
c/o Thalia H. Scoville
256 Town St.
West Cornwall, CT 06796-1302

David N. Lane Fund
Grants to support primarily for aged, indigent women living in Ansonia, Derby, and Shelton, CT.
c/o Team, Inc.
30 Elizabeth St.
Derby, CT 06418-1846

Larrabee Fund Association
Giving aid to females who are elderly, sick, indigent and needy living in the Hartford, CT, area.
c/o Fleet Private Client Group
777 Main St.
Hartford, CT 06115

William J. Munson Fund
Provides medical aid to local area residents in need, and student aid to local area high school graduates; Watertown, CT.
71 Scott Rd.
Watertown, CT 06795
(203) 274-4288
Contact: Alfred Morency, Chair.

The Laura Norton Fund
Support only for individuals with cystic fibrosis in Connecticut.
1 Financial Plz., Ste. 1600
Hartford, CT 06103-2608
(860) 756-2664
Contact: Roger Gelfenbien, Tr.

Senior Services of Stamford, Inc.
Giving emergency financial assistance to needy elderly living in Stamford, CT.
945 Summer St.
Stamford, CT 06905-5519
Contact: Howard W. Barker, Treas.

L. W. Tiffany Trust
Giving to individuals.
c/o Fleet Private Clients Group
P.O. Box 6767
Providence, RI 02940-6767

Widows Society

Primarily provides aid to needy, single women of Hartford, CT.
c/o Fleet Private Client Group
777 Main St., CTEH40222C
Hartford, CT 06115
Contact: Pat Staffaroni, Trust Off., Fleet National Bank

Yasme Foundation, Inc.
Grants to individuals in Bloomfield, CT.
651 Handley Trail
Redwood City, CA 94062-3925
Telephone: (650) 365-5718
Contact: Charles K. Epps, Treas.

Home Modifications:
Americares Homefront
www.americareshomefront.org
Serving Fairfield, Hartford and New Haven Counties, CT and Westchester County, NY
(800) 486-4357

Corporation for Independent Living

Grants and loans for accessibility modifications through the AccesSolutions Program
(860) 563-6011

General Assistance:
Dr. William Bissell Fund for Hospital Aid, Inc.
Grants to pays for medical bills of indigent residents of Salisbury, CT.
Charlotte Reid, Pres.
45 Porter St.
Lakeville, CT 06039
(860) 435-9801

Blessed Hope Christian Mission Foundation
Grants and scholarships to individuals living in Haven, CT.
Robert J. Rooks, Pres.
P.O. Box 4626 S. Glebe Rd.
Arlington, VA 22204
(703) 979-4772

Blue Horizon Health & Welfare Trust

Provides financial assistance for medical expenses to residents of Salisbury and Sharon, CT.
Judith W. McKernon, Trust Off.
Salisbury Bank & Trust Co.
P.O. Box 1944
Lakeville, CT 06039
(860) 435-4809

Boston Leather Trade Benevolent Society
Grants to needy persons who have been affiliated with the leather trade in New England.
532 E. Broadway
South Boston, MA 02127-4407
(617) 268-3939
Contact: Daniel D. Gallagher, Secy.

Caleb J. Camp Fund

Grants to aid elderly women for medical care and general welfare.
c/o Torrington Area Foundation
P.O. Box 1144
Torrington, CT 06790-1144
(860) 626-1245
Contact: Jim Garfield, Tr.

Alice L. Carlisle Trust for Children of Goshen Trust
Grants are given to individuals for medical bill assistance that are residents of Goshen, CT.
Contact: Peter Weston
c/o Fleet National Bank
P.O. Box 2210
Waterbury, CT 06722-2210

Charitable Society in Hartford
Supports needy residents of Hartford, CT.
c/o Fleet Private Client Group
18 N. Main St.
West Hartford, CT 06117
Contact: Raymond S. Andrews, Jr., Pres.
(860) 561-9011

Marion Isabelle Coe Fund
Provides relief assistance to adult residents of Goshen, Litchfield, Morris and Warren, CT, for general living and medical expenses.
c/o Fleet National Bank
777 Main St.
Hartford, CT 06115
(860) 986-6102 Contact: Peter Weston, Trust Off., Fleet National Bank