The average percentage of income given to charity by residents of the Hartford metropolitan region ranked 49th among the top 50 largest metropolitan regions, according to a new survey by the Chronicle of Philanthropy. Only residents of the metropolitan Providence, Rhode Island region donated less.
Greater Hartford residents, on average, donated 1.9 percent of their […]
Charitable organizations associated with the Travelers Championship, Connecticut’s only PGA TOUR event, were well-served in 2013 – the event generated a record $1,253,000 for 180 charities throughout the region.
It is the largest annual amount the tournament has given since Travelers became title sponsor in 2007, helped in part by 2013 winner […]
Connecticut Attorney General George Jepsen and State Consumer Protection Commissioner William M. Rubenstein have made public information collected from dozens of charities related to the shooting deaths at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown. The data collected thus far indicates that 43 charities have collected nearly $20.4 million and have distributed nearly $2.9 […]