- Tuesday, December 2, 2014
The Newtown-Sandy Hook Community Foundation is soliciting grant applications for its second round of grant making from The Sandy Hook School Support Fund. Deadline for project applications is December 19.
- Tuesday, April 1, 2014
While many residents surveyed by volunteers of the Newtown-Sandy Hook Community Foundation continue to express a high degrees of anxiety, fear, and stress, it has also become evident that efforts to raise funds to assist these individuals with ongoing counseling are challenged to maintain the level of fundraising required to cover the related costs.
- Tuesday, November 5, 2013
DANBURY – The Newtown-Sandy Hook Community Foundation, Inc. has named a panel of volunteers to serve on a distribution committee to examine unmet needs in the community resulting from the tragedy of 12/14.
- Tuesday, September 24, 2013
The Newtown-Sandy Hook Community Foundation has hired a part-time executive director, and has begun the process of identifying members of the community who might serve on a distribution committee to examine needs in the community resulting from the tragedy of 12/14. The foundation has been charged with overseeing the donations received for and disbursed from The Sandy Hook School Support Fund.
- Wednesday, September 18, 2013
ORANGE — The Pyramid Shriners Car Club will hold its annual car show at the Orange Fairgrounds on Sunday, September 29. Proceeds will benefit Sandy Hook children, among other recipients. Following 12/14, club members decided to contribute to the Sandy Hook School Support Fund.
Newtown resident and club member Tom Adams said “it’s great” to receive the club’s support.
Distribution Panel Named— Newtown-Sandy Hook Community Foundation To Release $7.7 Million To Victims, SurvivorsThursday, April 25, 2013
The Newtown-Sandy Hook Community Foundation announced April 25 a number of developments pertaining to its work to support the community of Newtown in the wake of the Sandy Hook School tragedy.
- Tuesday, March 5, 2013
Students at The Kent School were, like so many others across the state and country, upset when they heard the news of the shootings at Sandy Hook School on 12/14. And like others, many students of the independent coeducational boarding school in northwestern Connecticut began reaching out to the residents of Newtown with words of condolence.
- Wednesday, February 13, 2013
Newtown High School faculty spent three hours serving dinners at The Pizza Palace on February 12, raising funds for NHS Peer Leadership to donate to The Sandy Hook School Support Fund. From left is NHS teacher Larry Saladin, Peer Leadership President Nick Sajovic, Janet Flanagan, Aoife Flanagan, Matt Rahtelli, Grainne Flanagan, Sinead Flanagan, Peer Leadership Co-Advisor Vivian Sheen, Ryanne Duffy, and Chico, who has been a busboy at the restaurant for decades.