New Hampshire Grants and Foundations

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Denise Elizabeth
Denise Elizabeth
Senior Financial Editor & Writer

Date Published: February 23, 2021

Agnes M. Lindsay Trust

The Agnes M. Lindsay Trust was formed in 1939 in New Hampshire. It currently awards grants that support health and welfare organizations, particularly those serving individuals with special needs, including the blind, deaf, learning disabled, the elderly, and children. Organizations funded include (but are not limited to) children™s hospitals, youth/family services, children™s homes, summer camps and enrichment programs, hospice care, and p…

Alexander Eastman Foundation - New Hampshire

The Alexander Eastman Foundation is a grant making foundation serving the Derry area of New Hampshire, including the towns of Derry, Londonderry, Windham, Chester, Hampstead and Sandown. The Foundation’s interests in the field of health care are comprehensive and extend to health care, mental health, dental care, developmental and rehabilitative services, health promotion, health education, disease, accident prevention, nutrition, continuing education…

Baystate Charitable Foundation - ME, VT, NH, MA, RI

The mission of the Baystate Charitable Foundation, established in 1999, is to raise money through various events to support local New England area charities. Two of the major charities that Baystate Financial supports are the DCF Kids Fund and Friends of the Children–Boston.

Citizens Bank Charitable Foundation - CT, DE, MA, NH, NJ, NY, PA, RI, VT

Citizens Financial Group, Inc., through its banking subsidiaries, is guided by the belief that the strength of our company is tied to the strength of the communities where we do business. Today, our banks support numerous organizations through community and public relations departments and our charitable foundations. Areas of Giving Interest: Citizens gives priority consideration for charitable grants to programs that: Promote affordable housing; Encourage…

Claremont Savings Bank Foundation

The Claremont Savings Bank Foundation does not fund grant requests from individuals, religious organizations, or municipalities. Grant requests are encouraged from civic, arts, social service, health and affordable housing organizations. The Foundation™s Board may allocate available funds by type or activity. The Foundation will consider multi–year pledge requests, however, this practice must be limited and monitored carefully due to the rest…

Davis Family Foundations - Northern New England

The Davis Conservation Foundation provides grants to charitable organizations primarily in northern New England in support of the wise utilization, protection and advancement of our environment. The Davis Family Foundation provides grants primarily to Maine–based educational, medical and cultural/arts charitable organizations in support of a wide variety of worthwhile projects. The Davis Educational Foundation seeks to strengthen the undergraduate pr…

Edwin S. Webster Foundation

The Edwin S. Webster Foundation normally meets twice a year, in the fall and spring, and will consider requests for capital programs, special projects or operating income. It is our policy to support charitable organizations that are well known to the Trustees, with emphasis on hospitals, medical research, education, youth agencies, cultural activities, and programs addressing the needs of minorities. No grants are made outside the United States, or to ind…

Gibney Family Foundation - AZ, CA, CT, FL, ID, MA, ME, NH, NY, OR, VT, UT,...

The Gibney Family Foundation provides grants to non–profit organizations, within the scope of our influence, which can demonstrate an outstanding ability to empower those who are challenged, particularly the Blind, in their quest to live happier more productive lives. Even though the Foundation does not accept unsolicited grant proposals at this time, we are interested in discovering, working with, and supporting the most effective non–profit o…


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Hannaford Charitable Foundation - NH, ME, MA, NY, VT

The Hannaford Charitable Foundation was established in 1994 as part of a charitable giving program to provide financial support to non–profit organizations dedicated to improving the communities in which Hannaford operates. We consider requests from worthy charities in Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, New York, and Vermont that fall into four general categories. Health and welfare, Educational institutions. Civic and cultural organizations Other…

Horne Family Foundation - MA, NH, National & Global Focus

The Horne Family Foundation’s mission is purposely broad, enabling it to support the work of many nonprofits that focus on improving the future for communities on a local, national and international basis. The majority of the Foundation’s grants are made in categories that are in alignment with the core values of the foundation: conservation, education, health and human services, the arts, wildlife preservation, international development and reli…

Jessie B. Cox Trust - New England

The Jessie B. Cox Trust is dedicated to improving the environment and the quality of life for people living in New England. To achieve its goals, the Trust pursues initiatives in three key fields of interest: education, environment, and health. For education, there is a special interest in promoting early learning and quality out–of–school time. Within the field of environment, the Trust focuses on preservation of fresh and marine waters throug…

Lincoln Financial Foundation

The Lincoln Financial Foundation’s approach to local philanthropic giving reflects Lincoln Financial’s strong connection to its communities. Recognizing that the employees in its affiliate offices can best determine the needs of their respective communities, Lincoln Financial has created an employee giving network by establishing local Charitable Contribution Committees in our primary business locations. These committees review grant proposals, m…

Linden Foundation

The Linden Foundation funds non–profit organizations that strengthen disadvantaged and homeless families by helping provide them with the skills and support systems they need to become cohesive, internally supportive, and self–sufficient. Preference is given to comprehensive programs that most directly help those in need, involve multiple family members, provide sustained support to the participants, and are administered by community–base…

Lloyd G. Balfour Foundation - CT, MA, ME, NH, RI, VT

The Lloyd G. Balfour Foundation was established in 1973. The Foundation’s 3 primary focus areas reflect Mr. Balfour’s strong affinity for the employees of the Balfour Company; his commitment to the city of Attleboro, Massachusetts; and his lifelong interest in education. Areas of funding interest are Education; Health; Human Services.

Lydia B. Stokes Foundation - NM, NH, MA, FL

The Lydia B. Stokes Foundation is committed to the Quaker philosophy of peace, justice and treating all creatures with respect. The Foundation supports building sustainable communities by focusing on social and economic justice, peace initiatives, the environment, women’s issues and local food and energy security. Grant making emphasis is in New Mexico, New Hampshire, Massachusetts and Florida, but is not limited exclusively to those areas. Grants are…

National Grid Foundation

The National Grid Foundation was created to enhance the quality of life in areas where we provide services. Our ongoing challenge is to create opportunities for solutions to educational and environmental issues. Our Foundation philosophy is based on the principle that giving people the tools to build hope is an essential ingredient in the development of individuals, families and communities. The National Grid Foundation endeavors to improve the quality of…

New Hampshire Charitable Foundation

The New Hampshire Charitable Foundation has been working to improve the quality of life in our communities since 1962. Based in Concord, the Foundation roots itself in communities across the state through seven regions including: Lakes, Manchester, Monadnock, Nashua, North Country, Piscataqua and Upper Valley.

New Hampshire Childrens Trust Fund

The New Hampshire Children’s Trust Fund works in partnership with community–based child abuse prevention programs across New Hampshire to keep children safe and families strong. Funding, supporting, and evaluating family strengthening programs is one strategy in our mission of preventing child abuse and neglect. Funded programs cover a wide range of family support services and are dynamic in their approaches to rea

Northeast Utilities - Environment - CT, MA, NH

NU’s Environmental Community Grant Program funds local community and grassroots environmental projects that are often overlooked by large grant programs. Grants between $250 and $1,000 are awarded in Connecticut, Massachusetts and New Hampshire. Applications are reviewed by a team of NU employees. Applications are due by April 15 and October 15 of each year.

Olivia's Organics Charitable Foundation - New England, NY, NJ, PA

The Olivia’s Organics Charitable Foundation was established in early 2006 as a way to invest in the lives of children. The Foundation seeks to give direct–service grants to organizations that work with children by providing services that have an immediate and tangible impact on their well–being. The foundation does not accept unsolicited grants, but instead chooses organizations with which it would like to partner for each quarter of the f…

Page Hill Foundation

The Page Hill Foundation, Inc, founded in 1997, is a small family foundation focused on improving the lives of America’s less fortunate youth. Some of the programs that have been supported include summer camp programs for urban children, programs for the hearing–impaired, bias reduction programs, programs for victims of domestic violence, urban youth recreation camps, mentoring programs for single parent children, eating disorder programs, schol…

Panjandrum Foundation - New Hampshire

The Panjandrum Foundation provides funding to charitable organizations within New Hampshire that are committed to protecting the environment, ending human rights abuses and supporting women’s issues. Grants generally range from $5,000 to $20,000 per year. Challenge and matching grants will be considered. Grants are generally made to support program creation and expansion, with some support for general/core operations.

Peoples Bank United Community Foundation - CT, ME, MA, NH, VT, NY

In 2007, People’s United Bank established the People’s United Community Foundation as the philanthropic arm of the bank. The People’s United Community Foundation targets its philanthropic efforts in the following areas: affordable housing, community development, and youth development. Geographical focus areas Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Vermont and in Westchester County, New York.

Ramsey McCluskey Family Foundation - MA, RI, VT, NH, ME

The Ramsey McCluskey Family Foundation is a small private foundation started in 1999 and dedicated to the support of projects in education and the arts. The Foundation has two areas of interest that often coincide. Education: The Foundation will consider proposals for projects in any aspect of education –– elementary through adult. The Arts: The Foundation will consider proposals for projects in any area of the arts. Of special interest are tho…

Rogers Family Foundation - MA, NH

The Rogers Foundation funds nonprofit organizations that provide educational, medical, artistic, and religious services within Massachusetts’ Merrimack Valley, and North Shore, and Southeastern New Hampshire.

Samuel P. Pardoe Foundation

The Samuel P. Pardoe Foundation supports education, land resource management and social service programs in the Lakes Region New Hampshire. The Foundation’s interests include education, land and resource management, and social services. There is a particular interest in programs that provide opportunities for disadvantaged persons, especially children.

Sovereign Bank Foundation - CT, DE, MA, MD, NH, NJ, NY, PA, RI

The Sovereign Bank Foundation, (the Foundation) makes charitable contributions to 501(c)(3) non–profit organizations. Areas of funding interest include Community Investment and Economic Development, Youth & Education, Health & Human Services, Arts & Culture.

Stop & Shop Supermarket Company - CT, MA. RI, NH, NJ, NY

The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company prides itself on being a good neighbor and supporting all the communities in which we operate. Our charitable initiatives, focusing on three major areas: hunger, combating childhood cancer, and children’s educational and support programs, have helped thousands of people of every background and lifestyle.