From January 1, 2022 through March 31, 2022, Main Street Community Foundation has distributed $436,343 in grants and scholarships to support many worthy causes and organizations in your community.

Money in Motion Grants - $5,000

The RiseUP Group - $5,000
Lead Sponsor of the MLK39 Mural in Bristol

Bradley Henry Barnes & Leila Upson Barnes Memorial Trust Grants - $102,828

Southington Rotary Trust - $50,750
Replacement of 25 Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) for the Southington Police Department

Wheeler Clinic - $45,578
Southington Community Health Outreach Project

UR Community Cares, Inc. - $5,000
Establish pilot UR Community Cares Program in Southington to provide community-based, volunteer support to the elderly and people with disabilities

Community Leadership Sponsorships - $1,500

Grants to Support Community Initiatives - $2,500

Southington Public Library - $1,500
The Literacy of Laughter: A Community Gets Schooled in the Art of Comedy program educating community members in creative ways to improve communication and process collective traumas
KAWFY Memorial Fund - $840
Calvanese Foundation Green & White Fund for Behavioral Health - $660

Main Street Community Foundation - $1,000
Community support grant for leadership initiatives/sponsorships in six-town service area
Bristol Savings Bank Fund

Field of Interest Fund Grants - $1,000

Rental Assistance for low-income residents of Plainville – $1,000
Plainville Housing Assistance Fund

Designated Funds and Agency Endowment Grants - $158,950

American Clock & Watch Museum - $9,230
American Clock & Watch Museum Fund

Boys & Girls Club of Bristol - $1,300
Edward Ingraham Fund

Boys & Girls Club of Bristol - $5,550
Sky Bight Foundation Fund for the Bristol Boys & Girls Club

Boys & Girls Club of Bristol (Cambridge Park Clubhouse) - $500
Ercole and Pamela Labadia Fund for the Boys & Girls Club

Bristol Adult Resource Center - $4,060
Bristol Adult Resource Center Fund

Bristol Family Resource Centers - $520
Mama Sandy Caggiano Fund

Bristol Hospital Foundation - $9,170
Bristol Hospital Development Foundation Fund

Bristol Preschool Child Care Center - $495
Early Learning - A PET Project Fund

Burlington Historical Society - $500
Burlington Historical Society Fund

Burlington Library - $950
Burlington Library Association Fund

Business Education Foundation - $770
Bob and Carol Messier Family Fund

City of Bristol/Bristol Public Libraries- $1,137.50
Bristol Libraries Fund

City of Bristol/Bristol Public Library- $7,645
Samuel Goodsell Library Fund

City of Bristol/Cemetery Commission - $850
Sarah Norton Pardee Fund

City of Bristol/Parks and Recreation - $6,647.50
Samuel Goodsell Park & Playground Fund

City of Bristol Youth and Community Services/Parent & Child Center - $7,000
Bristol Health Fund for the Parent & Child Center

Connecticut Historical Society - $410
Connecticut Quilt Registry Legacy Fund

Environmental Learning Centers of CT, Inc. - $9,530
Environmental Learning Centers of CT, Inc. Fund

Environmental Learning Centers of CT, Inc. - $560
Estela Wilderness Education Fund

Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Association - $890
Tyler James Gingery Memorial Fund

Imagine Nation, A Museum Early Learning Center - $495
Early Learning - A PET Project Fund

Immanuel Lutheran School - $3,280
Immanuel Lutheran Alumni Tuition Assistance Fund

New England Carousel Museum - Fire Museum - $13,580
Hap Barnes Fund for Fire Safety and Prevention

Opportunity House - $7,150
Pat & Bob Wollenberg Family Fund for Opportunity House

Plymouth Historical Society - $940
Plymouth Library Association, Inc. Fund

Prudence Crandall Center - $390
Eva M. Pierce Memorial Charitable Fund

Southington-Cheshire Community YMCAs - $5,810
Bradley Henry Barnes Fund for the Southington Community YMCA

St. Andrew Evangelical Lutheran Church - $1,830
St. Andrew Mission Endowment Fund

Town of Plainville - $1,510
Plainville Affordable Housing Corporation Fund

Tunxis Community College Foundation - $33,100
Bristol Career Center of Tunxis Community College Endowment Fund
Bristol Career Center of Tunxis Community College Endowment Fund II
Tunxis Community College Fund
Tunxis Community College II Fund

United Way of West Central Connecticut - $9,180
United Way of West Central Connecticut Fund

West Cemetery Association – Barnes Memorial Chapel - $4,640
Carlyle F. Barnes Memorial Chapel Trust

Wheeler Clinic - $9,330
Wheeler Clinic/Dennis Keenan Fund

Donor Advised Fund Grants Supported the Following Organizations and Charitable Interests - $126,885

American Legion Post 2
Andy Roddick Foundation
Boys & Girls Club of Bristol
Bristol Family Resource Centers
Bristol Hospital Foundation
Community Foundation of Middlesex County
Connecticut Science Center
Dean College
Deerfield Academy
Environmental Learning Centers of CT, Inc.
First Congregational Church of Bristol
Hartford Symphony Orchestra
Main Street Community Foundation
The Bushnell
The Salvation Army
United Way of West Central Connecticut
Veterans Strong Community Center

Immediate Response Fund Grants - $970

Bristol Board of Education Immediate Response Fund
Women & Girls Immediate Response Fund

Administrative Endowment Fund Grants - $38,210

Main Street Community Foundation - $38,210
Barnes Group 150th Anniversary Fund
Dave & Edith Scarritt Fund
Main Street Community Foundation Endowment Fund
Yarde Metals Community Support Fund

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2012 Grants Awarded