West Hartford’s blumshapiro Foundation presents $55,000 in grants to nonprofit agencies

Nonprofit agencies serving families and children from throughout Connecticut gathered recently at blumshapiro’s Connecticut headquarters in West Hartford to receive grants in support of their work. The blumshapiro Foundation awarded a total of $55,000 to 25 qualified 501(c)3 family and children’s organizations throughout New England in 2019. The grants represent the Foundation’s focus on supporting families and children in need based on the wishes of blumshapiro employees. In the last four years, the blumshapiro Foundation has awarded $250,000 in scholarships, memorials and employee initiatives. In addition, the Foundation has donated $105,000 to qualified 501(c)3 organizations through its new grant-making process initiated in 2018.