$8 million bequest will go toward animals…

File - A white-tailed deer buck and mallard ducks move through shallow water in the Greater Fouty-Rutkowski Pond in East Lansing, Mich.

Happy July 4th!

I know everyone is off from work today, and possibly having trouble with few, if no, emails coming through.  So, I thought I would find the first interesting planned gift in the news for a holiday blog post and here it is:

$8 million gift will go toward animals, environment Read more: http://www.norwichbulletin.com/article/20140702/News/140709932#ixzz36WV4oiVW

In sum, the Community Foundation of Eastern Connecticut is receiving a huge bequest (largest gift in its history) for Animals and the Environment.  By giving to a community foundation, it’s not likely they’ll see doggie spas anytime soon. Rather, “the foundation plans to spend several months drafting a strategic plan to target areas of most pressing need and how best to disburse the money.”

Of course, enjoy your barbecues, too!






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