Greenwich Human Services Department Fund

The Greenwich Department of Human Services (DHS) serves as a community bridge. In addition to providing direct services, they connect clients to the essential resources of the community. The purpose of the Greenwich Department of Human Services Fund is to solicit, receive and distribute philanthropic donations and other gifts of money, goods and services to benefit the various programs and activities of the DHS of the Town of Greenwich, Connecticut.

Greenwich Department of Human Services Fund Inc is proud to announce it is now officially a public charity with tax-exempt status under Section 501(c)(3) of the United States Internal Revenue Code. Contributions donated to GDHS Fund are fully tax-deductible.

The GDHS Fund Tax Identification Number (EID) is 82-1950012. The IRS letter granting GDHS Fund its 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status is available upon request.

Featured Programs:

2019 Back to School Program

Back to School Supplies

At the start of the new school year families with Children in Kindergarten -12th grade are provided with Backpacks and School Supplies. Monetary donations as well as backpacks and supplies are greatly appreciated!

Boots and Shoes

Provides vouchers and gift cards for children, in kindergarten through 9th grade, to purchase footwear.

 

2019 Holiday Aid Program

The Department of Human Services’ Holiday Aid Program assists disadvantaged Greenwich families and individuals at Thanksgiving and Christmas by providing food baskets, food vouchers or gift cards, toys, clothing and other gift items. The program is made possible by generous donations from community organizations, church groups, local businesses and private individuals.