Recent Grantees

2024

  • Abilities Without Boundaries     $5,000
  • American Association of University Women     $5,000
  • Birthright of Greater Meriden     $4,000
  • Easterseals Greater Waterbury     $3,500
  • Friends of the Meriden Public Library     $4,000
  • Girls Inc. of Central CT     $21,600
  • In a Heartbeat     $12,000
  • Junior Achievement of SW New England     $1,300
  • Meriden Farmers Market     $3,000
  • Social Sabby Sponsorships, Inc.     $3,500
  • The Renaissance Club    $5,000
  • Women and Families Center     $10,000
  • American Cancer Society     $4,000
  • Arts & Crafts Association     $15,000
  • Council of Neighborhoods     $750
  • Franciscan Life Center     $3,000
  • GUS Robotics     $9,250
  • Kuhn Employment    $5,000
  • Meriden-Berlin New Britain     $5,000
  • MidState ARC     $9,400
  • Summer Campership Program     $12,500
  • QRWA     $20,000

2023

  • Beat the Street Community Center, Inc.     $25,000
  • Covenant to Care for Children, Inc.     $4,000
  • Horace Bushnell Memorial Hall Corporation     $5,000
  • Literacy Volunteers of Greater New Haven, Inc.     $7,000
  • Meriden New Britain and BerlinYMCA     $100,000
  • Meriden Historical Society     $5,000
  • TriCircle     $4,000
  • American Cancer Society      $3,000
  • Boys and Girls Club of Meriden     $25,000
  • Council of Neighborhoods     $500
  • CT Jumpstart Coalition for Financial Literacy     $1,000
  • Franciscan Life Center     $2,500
  • Gaylord Hospital/Gaylord Specialty Healthcare     $69,000
  • GUS Robotics Team     $6,000
  • Kuhn Employment Opportunities     $2,300
  • Middlesex Community College Foundation     $2,500
  • MidState Medical Center     $2,500   Matching Grant
  • New Opportunities     $2,500
  • South Meriden Festivals     $5,000
  • Summer Campership for Meriden and Wallingford     $12,500
  • The Hometown Foundation     $5,000
  • Abilities Without Boundaries     $5,000
  • American Association of University Women     $5,000
  • Easterseals Greater Waterbury     $5,000
  • Friends of the Meriden Public Library     $4,000
  • In A Heartbeat, Inc.     $20,000
  • Meriden Farmer's Market     $3,000
  • Nutmeg Big Brothers Big Sisters     $3,000
  • United Way of Meriden and Wallingford     $25,000
  • Women and Families Center     $10,000

2022

  • MidState Arc     $14,000
  • Women and Families Center     $14,000
  • Girls Inc.     $14,000
  • Master's Manna     $14,000
  • Boys and Girls Club of Meriden     $14,000
  • Meriden YMCA     $14,000
  • Beat the Street Center    $14,000
  • Horace Bushnell     $5,000
  • Literacy Volunteers     $2,800
  • Master's Manna     $6,000
  • The Cove Center     $5,000
  • TriCircle     $4,000
  • American Cancer Society     $3,000
  • Communidad Hispana de Wallingford, Inc.     $5,000
  • Franciscan Life Center     $2,000
  • Restore With The Arts     $3,000
  • Social Sabby Sponsorships     $4,000
  • South Meriden Festivals     $5,000
  • Summer Campership for Meriden and Wallingford     $10,000
  • The Hometown Foundation     $5,000
  • AAUW   $5,000
  • Boys and Girls Club of Meriden     $30,000
  • Easterseals Greater Waterbury     $5,000
  • FCC of Meriden d/b/a Olde Church Acoustic Series     $4,500
  • Gaylord Hospital/Gaylord Specialty Healthcare     $25,000
  • In A Heartbeat, Inc.   $15,000
  • Meriden Farmers Market     $3,000
  • Meriden Historical Society     $35,000
  • Middlesex Community College Foundation     $1,300
  • MidState Arc, Inc.     $10,000
  • Nutmeg Big Brothers Big Sisters     $3,000
  • The Cove for Grieving Children     $3,000
  • The RiseUP Group, Inc.     $4,000
  • United Way of Meriden and Wallingford     $25,000
  • Women and Families Center     $10,500

2021

  • AAUW   $5,000
  • Birthright of Greater Meriden     $4,000
  • Center Congregational Church - Dot's Place     $5,000
  • Easterseals Greater Waterbury     $5,000
  • In A Heartbeat, Inc.   $12,000
  • Meriden Farmers Market     $3,000
  • New Opportunities, Inc.     $2,500
  • United Way of Meriden and Wallingford     $25,000
  • Wallingford Historic Preservation Trust       $3,250 Matching Grant
  • American Cancer Society      $2,000     
  • Arts and Crafts Assn. of Meriden dba Gallery 53     $20,000
  • Child Guidance Clinic for Central CT     $15,000
  • Comunidad Hispana de Wallingford, Inc.     $5,000
  • Franciscan Life Center     $2,000
  • Girls Incorporated of Meriden     $10,000
  • GUS Robotics Team Inc.     $5,000
  • Kiltonic Post 72 American Legion     $5,000
  • Meriden Little League     $2,000
  • Meriden YMCA     $5,000
  • Restore With The Arts, Inc.     $2,000
  • Summer Campership for Meriden and Wallingford     $10,000
  • The Hometown Foundation, Inc.     $5,000
  • Horace Bushnell Memorial Hall Corporation     $3,000
  • Literacy Volunteers of Greater New Haven     $7,500
  • Meriden New Britain and Berlin YMCA     $36,000
  • MidState Medical Center     $10,000

2020

  • AAUW   $5,000
  • Arts & Crafts Association of Meriden   $13,000
  • Boys and Girls Club of Meriden   $28,000
  • Center for Better Hearing   $6,000
  • CT State Police Academy Association   $5,000 Matching Grant
  • Festivals in Meriden DBA Meriden Daffodil Festival   $7,500
  • In A Heartbeat, Inc.   $15,000
  • Kuhn Employment Opportunities, Inc.   $2,000
  • Literacy Volunteers of Greater New Haven   $5,000
  • Meriden Farmers Market   $3,000
  • Middlesex Community College Foundation   $1,500 Matching Grant
  • New Opportunities, Inc.   $2,500
  • The Cove Center for Grieving Children   $2,600
  • United Way of Meriden and Wallingford   $25,000 
  • American Cancer Society     $2,000
  • Communidad Hispana de Wallingford, Inc.     $3,000 Matching Grant
  • Council of Neighborhoods     $500
  • Franciscan Life Center     $2,000
  • Horace Bushnell Memorial Hall Corporation     $3,000 Matching Grant
  • Meriden Historical Society     $5,000
  • Meriden YMCA  Summer Youth Employment Program     $5,000
  • South Meriden Festivals     $2,000
  • Summer Campership for Meriden and Wallingford     $10,000
  • Wallingford Family YMCA     $2,500 Matching Grant
  • Arts and Crafts Assn. of Meriden (dba Gallery 53)     $8,000
  • Beat the Street Community Center, Inc.     $12,600
  • Boys and Girls Club of Meriden     $20,000
  • Literacy Volunteers of Greater New Haven     10,000
  • Middlesex Community College Foundation     $3,000
  • MidState Arc, Inc.     $11,400
  • Nutmeg Big Brothers and Big Sisters     $3,000

2019

  • American Association of University Women  $5,000
  • Ed Walsh Little League  $6,000
  • Gaylord Hospital/Gaylord Specialty Healthcare  $75,000
  • In a Heartbeat  $7,500
  • Literacy Volunteers of Greater New Haven  $5,000
  • Masters Manna, Inc.  $5,000
  • Meriden Farmers Market  $3,000
  • Meriden Project Graduation  $2,000
  • Middlesex Community College  $4,000
  • United Way of Meriden & Wallingford  $25,000
  • Boys and Girls Club Meriden  $3,000
  • Comunidad Hispana de Wallingford  $6,000
  • Council of Neighborhoods  $500
  • Franciscan Life Center  $2,000
  • Girls Incorporated of Meriden  $30,000
  • Horace Bushnell Memorial Hall Corporation  $3,000
  • Meriden Historical Society  $2,000
  • Meriden Wallingford Chrysalis  $8,000
  • Meriden YMCA  $5,000
  • MidState Arc, Inc.  $5,000
  • MidState Medical Center  $5,000
  • Summer Campership for Meriden & Wallingford  $10,000
  • Women and Families Center  $5,000
  •  Beat the Street Community Center   $19,500
  • GUS Robotics Team, Inc.   $600
  • Living in Safe Alternatives, Inc. (LISA Inc.)   $5,000
  •  Nutmeg Big Brothers Big Sisters   $3,000
  • Our House Meriden   $4,000

2018

  • American Association of University Women  $5,000
  • Arc of Meriden-Wallingford  $3,000
  • Boys and Girls Club of Meriden  $10,000
  • Meriden Farmer's Market  $3,000
  • Ed Walsh Little League  $4,500
  • Girls Inc. of Meriden  $8,000
  • In A Heartbeat  $7,500
  • Literacy Volunteers of Greater New Haven  $5,000
  • Martin Luther King & Albert Owens Scholarship Fund  $500
  • Meriden Project Graduation  $2,000
  • Meriden Youth Theatre at the YMCA  $5,000
  • Middlesex Community College Foundation  $2,500
  • New Opportunities  $2,500
  • Relay for Life  2,000
  • Arts and Crafts Assn. dba Gallery 53   $5,000
  • Council of Neighborhoods   $500
  • Franciscan Life Center   $2,000
  • John J. Nerden R.T.C. Camp   $12,000
  • Meriden Historical Society   $3,360
  • Meriden YMCA-Summer Youth Employment   $5,000
  • Summer Campership for Meriden and Wallingford   $10,000
  • Beat the Street Community Center   $17,000
  • Birthright of Greater Meriden   $4,000
  • Boys & Girls Club of Meriden  $10,000
  • GUS Robotics Team, Inc.  $2,200
  • Kuhn Employment Opportunities, Inc. $9,300
  • MLK & AO Scholarship Fund   $500
  • Midstate Chamber of Commerce   $3,200
  • New Opportunities, Inc.   $2,500
  • Nutmeg Big Brothers Big Sisters   $2,000
  • South Meriden Festivals, Inc.   $2,500
  • Wallingford Family YMCA   $5,800