The Children’s Fund is committed to supporting non profits in the Upper Valley that serve children. The Courtyard by Marriott Centerra and the Children's Fund of the Upper Valley have made grants to support the following community projects.
CHaD, the Children’s Hospital at Dartmouth (a component of Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center), is the children’s hospital for all of New Hampshire and southern and eastern Vermont. CHaD offers an extended system of care for the region’s sickest and most critically ill and injured children without regard to their ability to pay.
CHaD was recognized in 1992 as a "children's hospital... Read more
The Children’s Literacy Foundation is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to inspire a love of reading and writing among children up to age 12 throughout New Hampshire and Vermont. Since 1998, CLiF has served more than 135,000 low-income, at-risk, and rural children in nearly 400 communities across every region of the Twin States.
CLiF has provided free and inspiring literacy... Read more
Spectrum Youth & Family Services empowers teenagers, young adults, and people with a history of violence, and their families, to make and sustain positive changes through prevention, intervention, and life skills development. It is the only organization in Vermont providing all the services and support systems homeless and at-risk youth need to get their lives back on track and transition... Read more
Throughout its colorful history - from meeting house, to movie house, to the active, year-round, fully renovated performing arts facility it is today - Lebanon Opera House has come a long way in 83 years. The Opera House’s recent renovations have been a catalyst for community economic development, leading a renaissance of Lebanon’s downtown. In the wake of significant post-renovation... Read more
For more than 30 years… The Upper Valley Haven has provided temporary shelter and educational programming for homeless families and adults as well as food and clothing to anyone in need. The Haven has fostered independence through our Shelter Advocacy, Aftercare, Outreach and Education Programs. The Haven is open 365 days per year and never charges for any of its services. We... Read more