SBD Foundation

SBD Foundation
Laurel House

Supporting our community by contributing to the organizations that are an essential part of our daily lives.

As a Connecticut community bank, we are proud to support our local communities. 

The Savings Bank of Danbury Foundation awarded $277,500 to 108 organizations in 19 communities in 2022. These grants represent a 15% increase over 2021 grants making this the foundations largest award year to date. We are proud to support these outstanding organizations. These agencies address many critical needs in the areas of Affordable Housing, Arts and Culture, Community Service and Economic Development, Education and Health and Human Service.

The Savings Bank of Danbury is proud of our commitment to provide financial support to organizations vital to the well-being, growth and prosperity in the communities we serve. In all, we contributed $2,170,100 to over 223 different organizations in 2022. The emphasis of our donations was in the areas of food insecurity, housing and mental health. We extend our heartfelt thanks and gratitude to these outstanding agencies, their staff and volunteers. They work tirelessly every day to ensure that our communities are better places to live and work. Individuals and families can reach out to agencies when in need 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.


Our mission is to help strengthen our local communities by providing grants to organizations that are vital to the well-being, growth and prosperity of the places in which we live and work. Since its inception in 2004, the Foundation has donated over $2 million to area non-profit organizations.

The Savings Bank of Danbury Foundation was established to provide grants to eligible 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organizations in five primary areas:

  • Affordable Housing
  • Arts & Culture
  • Community & Economic Development
  • Education
  • Health & Human Services

The 2023 SBD Foundation grant application is now closed. 

For more information, contact:

Stacy Singer
Assistant Vice President, Community Development

We're thrilled to announce the 2022 recipients of our Foundation grants! These inspiring organizations have been chosen for their hard work and ingenuity in making their communities better. Join us in recognizing their achievements and wishing them success!