The Community Fund of Darien

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If youth know their community needs them, they will realize they can be partners in solving some of society’s most vexing problems and perceive that their responsible actions will improve the community and their own situation.”
~Changing Perspectives, National Crime Prevention Council


      Thank you to our 2015-16 Seniors for you service. Chris Drake,        Army Noonan, Matt Drake, Jack Murray, Felix Rooney, and Molly Bell.

Working at the Food Bank of Lower Fairfield County


Spending time at the ESL class at Neighbors Link


The Youth Community Fund was formed to provide high school students from Darien the opportunity for leadership, understanding local needs and those organizations addressing those needs, and effecting positive change in their community.

YCF 2016 Leadership

Congratulations Youth Community Fund 2016-17 Leadership Team!

The Youth Community Fund brings together public and private high school students to learn about philanthropy, altruism and human services issues. These students pursue volunteering opportunities, research needs, review grant applications and award $5,000 in grant money to non-profits.

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Everyone had a great time at Joy Ride in Darien after a healthly workout.

Calendar of Events 2015-2016