"Mutual caring relationships require kindness and patience, tolerance, optimism, joy in the other's achievements, confidence in oneself, and the ability to give without undue thought of gain." - Fred Rogers

We appreciate the many individuals, non-profit organizations, and other funders who are making a difference in the world, and who have made a difference to us. Thank you!

Website Acknowledgements

Our gratitude goes to Tom Ajello and the team at Makeable for going above and beyond, and for largely donating the design and development of our new logo and website.

Many thanks to photographers Pam Zaremba and Marlene Hernandez for their work in producing the photos of our staff, Board Members, and investees.

Also, a huge thanks to Frank Borres and his Bridgeport-based team at American View Productions for creating our investee videos, beautifully capturing the great work at each site.

And, our appreciation to the many organizations who generously provided so many beautiful photographs of young people for our website:

Ongoing Gratitude

We are grateful to Gilles Mesrobian for his consulting support, coaching, advice, and guidance as we implement the Foundation's strategy.

Many thanks to our colleagues at Grantmakers for Thriving Youth, for their ongoing leadership, inspiration, and partnership in the field of social and emotional learning.

And, words can not express our appreciation and gratitude to the leadership and staff of Tauck Inc. for the countless ways they support us, day in and out. Thank you!