Welcome to Your Community
As your local community foundation, we are here to help you make a difference in Fairfield County!
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Working together to make an impact in Fairfield County
Community foundations are public charities which help people and organizations make a difference by improving the lives of residents and bolstering the impact of nonprofits, with an emphasis on a particular geographic region.
We partner with community leaders, policymakers, nonprofits and caring residents – like you – to make Fairfield County a place where everyone has an opportunity to thrive. Click on each image below to explore our key areas of focus.
EMPOWERING WOMEN & GIRLS
Empowering young women & girls to lead economically secure, healthy and safe lives
One-stop resource hub supporting and strengthening local nonprofits
CREATING OPPORTUNITY FOR YOUTH
Providing clear pathways to post-secondary education leading to careers for youth ages 16-25
INVESTING IN HOUSING SOLUTIONS
Ensuring all residents have safe, stable and affordable housing in communities of opportunity
Positioning Fairfield County's immigrants to achieve success
INCREASING CIVIC ENGAGEMENT
Encourage civic participation & foster dialogue on critical issues
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Prefer to connect directly? Email Joe Collin, FCCF’s Senior Director of Development & Philanthropic Services, at firstname.lastname@example.org.