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Hosted by Connecticut Community Foundationand sponsored by Ion Bank Foundation for the sixth consecutive year, Give Local Greater Waterbury and Litchfield Hills will be held on April 24-25, 2018 to benefit the vital work of hundreds of nonprofit organizations in our region.

A fun and inspiring 36-hour online giving event, Give Local unites donors, businesses, and organizations in giving back to the communities where we live, work and play. During the campaign, every dollar donated at www.givelocalCCF.org is stretched with bonus funds provided by Connecticut Community Foundation and generous sponsors, adding excitement and incentives, while raising essential funds for the work of local nonprofits.

Through Give Local, thousands of donors give the gifts of hope, hot meals, medical care, music, cleaner water, job training, performances, hiking trails and so much more to communities across our region. Since 2013, Give Local Greater Waterbury and LItchfield Hills has infused an impressive $4.5 million into the nonprofit community in our region! 

Nonprofit Information

  • Nonprofit registration will be available beginning January 22. Reminder: even if your organization has participated in previous campaigns, all organizations need to complete a profile annually. Registration deadline is April 6.
  • Learn More: We encourage nonprofit representatives to take advantage of several training opportunities which will be scheduled in the Winter of 2018.

Sponsor Give Local

Connecticut Community Foundation relies on the generosity of area businesses and individuals to provide bonus funds and competitive prize money, which generates excitement, buzz and support for the vital community work of our participating nonprofits. Media sponsors can contribute crucial in-kind advertising. All sponsors are highlighted in email, social media and print media outreach leading up the event, showing the region your commitment to helping our region thrive. Learn more

Spread the word!

Follow us on Twitter and Facebook. Use hashtag #GiveLocalGWLH.


For more information, please contact Tricia Poirier at [email protected] or call 203.753.1315 x 130.

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