Tag: Main Street Community Foundation

Robotics team earns grant

The Middle School of Plainville robotics program, led by faculty members Camille Westfall and Laurel Schwartz, accept a recent grant from the Plainville Community Fund at the Main Street Community Foundation on June 7.

Bowling fundraiser for men and boys’ needs

More than 100 people gathered at Lessard Lanes in Plainville, for a night of bowling, mini-golf and food, while attending “Family, Fun and Fathers,” hosted by the Men and Boys Fund of the Main Street Community Foundation, on Friday, June…

Main St. foundation reports strong fiscal year in 2018

By SHERIDAN ROY STAFF WRITER The Main Street Community Foundation, serving the communities of Bristol, Burlington, Plainville, Plymouth, Southington and Wolcott, reported a strong year of service to its communities in its 2018 annual report with over $1.7 million awarded…

Bristol Blues heat up: Win 5 out of 6 games

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER The Bristol Blues won five of their six games last week and improved to 13-11 entering this week’s games. The Blues find themselves in third place in the FCBL, one game behind the second place…

Plainville students showcased at scholarship dinner

By SHERIDAN ROY STAFF WRITER The Main Street Community Foundation handed out over 120 scholarships at the 2019 annual scholarship reception to students in the towns they service: Bristol, Burlington, Plainville, Plymouth, Southington and Wolcott. MSCF administers scholarship funds on…

Four-part series to assist non-profit professionals

The Main Street Community Foundation is partnering with , in partnership with the Association of Fundraising Professionals Connecticut Chapter announced education opportunities available in 2019. The foundation will offer four web/audioconferences on topics of interest to enhance the development and…

Main Street Community Foundation is seeking grant applications

Main Street Community Foundation is accepting grant applications from area nonprofit organizations through its competitive general grant cycle as well as the Plainville community fund. Applications for the general grant cycle may be received through March 29. These are available…

Main Street Foundation distributes scholarships

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR SOUTHINGTON– The Southington Observer/ Step Saver Scholarship is turning into a family affair. Rachel Klem is the 2014 recipient of the scholarship that is given to Southington residents who wish to pursue post-secondary education. The…