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Lena Benas Memorial Fund

Proposal due November 1
Program type Health; Human Services
Area served CT
Restrictions Litchfield & Surrounding Communities
Grant history

Mission

The Lena Benas Memorial Fund was established in 1986 to provide for the health, human services, and housing needs of underserved people living in Litchfield, Connecticut, and its surrounding communities.

Guidelines

The deadline for application to the Lena Benas Memorial Fund is November 1. Applicants will be notified of grant decisions by letter within 2 months after the proposal deadline.

Preference is given to organizations serving the people of Litchfield, Connecticut. Organizations serving the towns contiguous to Litchfield (including Cornwall, Goshen, Harwinton, Morris, Thomaston, Torrington, Warren, Washington, and Watertown) will also be considered.

Special consideration is given to organizations that provide housing maintenance and human services programming to needy populations.

Grants from the Benas Memorial Fund are 1 year in duration.

You will find submission information in the Application and Procedures module on the right-hand side of this page.

Bank contact

To discuss the application process or for questions about this foundation, contact us:

ct.grantmaking@ustrust.com

Please indicate the foundation name in the email subject line.

Detailed foundation contact information can be found in the Procedures.

Bank contact

To discuss the application process or for questions about this foundation, contact us:

ct.grantmaking@ustrust.com

Please indicate the foundation name in the email subject line.

Detailed foundation contact information can be found in the Procedures.