Nonprofits that serve Shelton residents received four grants totaling more than $9,000 from Fairfield County’s Community Foundation the last fiscal year. Shelton students received 10 scholarships totaling more than $19,000.
The community foundation and its donors awarded $12 million in grants in fiscal 2014. Nearly $5.5 million was awarded to 341 nonprofits in Fairfield County. In addition, 262 scholarships totaling more than $707,000 were awarded to local students.