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Greenwich Education Group gives back

The eighth annual Secondary School Fair of the Greenwich Education Group was recently held at the Eastern Greenwich Civic Center in Old Greenwich.

Broude named to Leake & Watts board

The organization helps 12,000 vulnerable children, adults and families in Westchester and New York City with educational and support services.

Markhoff & Mittman PC spends time with children

The staff at the law office recently volunteered at Lifting Up Westchester’s Brighter Futures Summer Camp for homeless and at-risk children.

Westchester nonprofits receive McDonald’s grants

Five nonprofits in Westchester were among the 11 in the tristate area receiving 2017 grants.

Legal Services of the Hudson Valley gets closer to goal

LSHV's campaign, “Let Justice Grow,” has a goal of raising $1 million to help support the agency’s efforts to prevent homelessness across the Hudson Valley.

VNS clambake nets $40K

The funds raised at Connecticut’s 16th Annual Clambake fundraiser will be used to support programs provided by the Visiting Nurse Services.

Dr. Raymond Sackler, co-owner of Purdue Pharma, dies at 97

Dr. Sackler was also a generous philanthropist who served as a benefactor for educational and cultural institutions in the U.S., Europe and Israel.

McGraw family pledges $3M for Norwalk Hospital learning center

“We believe the ongoing education of our entire staff is essential to high-quality care at Norwalk Hospital and across our Network,” said Dr. John M. Murphy, WCHN’s president and CEO.

Barbara and Ray Dalio cited as Connecticut’s most generous philanthropists

According to data released by The Chronicle of Philanthropy, the couple are Connecticut’s most generous philanthropists, with $87.1 million donated to charitable groups since 2000.

Elizabeth M. Pfriem, publisher and philanthropist, dies at age 92

Elizabeth M. Pfriem, a Bridgeport-based newspaper publisher and philanthropist, died at her Southport home on Saturday at the age of 92. Pfriem succeeded her husband, John...

Ernest C. Trefz, commercial property executive and philanthropist, dies at 84

The award-winning McDonald's franchise network owner is the namesake of the University of Bridgeport's business school.

Kanarek Foundation donates $2.5M to Fairfield University

The Kanarek Center for Palliative & Supportive Nursing Education is scheduled to open this fall.

Urge to give is often overlooked

Nearly half of wealthy clients fail to discuss philanthropy with their advisers.

Editorial: Righteous banking standards

There are precious few footprints in American business with the I-95 visibility enjoyed by the glass-sheathed Royal Bank of Scotland in Stamford. Now there is word the address and corporate name come with marching orders to do better socially, from hunger to education to volunteerism.

Business, community go over the edge

Participants raise $30,000 for Special Olympics.