This web site provides background on the Anne S. Richardson Fund. The Fund was created in the mid-1960s under the will of Anne S. Richardson to support charitable purposes.
- Eight organizations recommended by Miss Richardson;
- In Ridgefield, Connecticut: programs that assist lower-income people or are of broad interest to the community; and
- In Fairfield County, Connecticut: programs that promote the independence of women, support the lesbian and gay community, encourage youth development, or promote environmental conservation.
| ||Connecticut, particularly the Town of Ridgefield and Fairfield County.|
| ||No grants are made to individuals or private foundations or for matching gifts or loans.|
| ||Organizations must be classified by the Internal Revenue Service as public charities and tax-exempt under section 501 (c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986.|
| ||Proposals should be submitted by March 2nd. Decisions are made before the Fundís fiscal year end, which is July 31st.|
| ||Project, capital and, in limited circumstances, operating|
| ||Sole trustee|