First County Bank donates to Community Fund of Darien

Above, Mark Rosenbloom and Prabhat Jadhav of First County Bank with Jenny Streeter, executive director of The Community Fund of Darien (middle), July 18, 2012.
Above, Mark Rosenbloom and Prabhat Jadhav of First County Bank with Jenny Streeter, executive director of The Community Fund of Darien (middle), July 18, 2012.Contributed Photo

The Community Fund of Darien recently received a corporate contribution from First County Bank for its 2011-12 campaign.

The Community Fund raises money through donations from local residents and businesses to help agencies meet health and human service needs.

This year, the fund is distributing more than $675,000 to more than 30 agencies serving Darien, Norwalk and Stamford, including Family & Children's Agency, the Shelter for the Homeless, Person-to-Person, the Carver Center, STAR, Lighting the Way, Domus and Inspirica, according to a press release from the fund.

In addition, the Community Fund provides small and emergency grants, as well as funding Darien initiatives such as Thriving Youth: Connected Community.

For more information about the Community Fund of Darien, visit, www.communityfunddarien.org, or call 203-655-8775.