Donation Recipients

  • Abby's All Stars
  • Activities for Kids
  • ​Achieve Hartford
  • Adams House, Adam Wysota Foundation
  • All Stars of Bridgeport
  • American Legion - Boys State Program​
  • A Wish Come True
  • Backyard Sports Cares 
  • Barnum Museum
  • Best Buddies of Rhode Island
  • Beulah Heights Social integration Program
  • Bodies Place
  • Boys and Girls Club of Lower Naugatuck Valley
  • Boys and Girls Village
  • Bridgeport Hospital Foundation
  • Bridgeport Rescue Mission
  • Bridgeport YMCA
  • Camp Care
  • Cancer Care of Connecticut
  • Center for Women and Families
  • Chariho School District
  • College Visions
  • Community Dining Room
  • CT Autism Spectrum Resource Center, Inc.
  • CT Burns Care Foundation, Inc.
  • CT Community Foundation - Women's Initiative Fund
  • CT Downs Syndrome Congress
  • CT Hospice
  • Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
  • Den for Grieving Kids
  • Domestic Violence Services - New Haven

  • Domus Charter Schools & Community Programs
  • East Haven Food Pantry
  • Extraordinary Child
  • Fairfield Christmas Tree Festival
  • Families First Rhode Island
  • Family and Children's Aid, Inc.
  • Feed the People Food Pantry
  • Fund for Women & Girls - Fairfield County Community Foundation
  • Future Five
  • Girls Incorporated of Southwestern CT
  • Gotta Have Soles Foundation, Inc.
  • Griffin Hospital
  • Griffin Hospital - Breast Wellness Center
  • Hartford Camp Courant
  • Human Services Council
  • International Festival of Arts and Ideas
  • Jammat Housing & Community Dev. Corp.
  • Junior Achievement
  • Junior League of Eastern Fairfield County
  • Jr. League of Greater New Haven
  • Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
  • Kennedy Center
  • Kent Hospital
  • Kids in Crisis
  • ​LifeBridge

  • Lower Naugatuck Valley - Parent Child Resource Center
  • Make a Wish Foundation
  • Mercy Learning Center
  • Mishkan Day Camp
  • My City Kitchen
  • Neighborhood Studios of Fairfield County
  • New Reach 
  • Norwich Public Schools Education Foundation
  • Project Possible
  • Ronald McDonald House
  • Rhode Island Family Shelter
  • Share Our Strength
  • ls Taste of the Nation (New Haven)
  • Spooner House
  • St. Vincent's Special Needs Services
  • TEAM, Inc. 
  • The Den for Grieving Kids
  • The Hole in the Wall Gang Camp
  • The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk, Inc.
  • The Mount Saint John School
  • The Norma F. Pfriem Breast Care Center
  • The Tomorrow Fund
  • Tiny Miracles Foundation
  • Treasured Time
  • Trust for Public Land
  • Village Initiative Project College Preparatory Program
  • Washington Park Citizens Association
  • White Plains Youth Bureau
  • YouthBuild Providence

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Funds raised for the Foundation support a wide range of community organizations. Not-for-profits focused on serving the needs of children and families apply for

support and donations are made by the Foundation’s Allocation Committee.

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To request a donation from the Barnum Foundation for Life, please click on the link below to download a brief form, then either FAX, Snail Mail, or Email to the contact information below. If you have any difficulties opening the document, you will need to install the latest version of the Adobe Acrobat (PDF) reader for proper viewing.

Barnum Foundation for Life

P.O. 2455

Shelton, CT 06484

Phone: (203) 513-6025

Fax: (203) 513-6069

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