Eversource Charitable Contributions


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Deadline: Rolling

Grant amount: Unspecified amount

Fields of work: Disaster Relief / Humanitarian Aid Children’s Health & Pediatrics Youth Services Renewable/Sustainable Energy

Applicant type: Nonprofit

Funding uses: Education / Outreach, General Operating Expense, Project / Program

Location of project: Connecticut, New Hampshire, Bristol Bay Borough, Alaska, Counties in Massachusetts: Barnstable County, Berkshire County Show all

Location of residency: Connecticut, New Hampshire, Counties in Massachusetts: Barnstable County, Berkshire County, Bristol County Show all

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COVID-19 Support

On April 8, Eversource announced over $2 million in donations to nonprofit organizations across its three state service area supporting customers and communities during the COVID-19 pandemic. During these challenging and uncertain times, the Eversource Foundation will continue to focus its giving on qualified non-profits in our service area that are providing COVID-19 related work or services.

Eversource Grants for Non-Profits

To support our communities and make a positive difference in the lives of our customers, Eversource awards grants to qualified non-profits in our service area, with a particular focus on the health and well-being of youth and the advancement and promotion of clean energy and related technologies.

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.


  • Eversource awards grants to qualified non-profits in our service area.


  • Eversource does not make grants to the following:
    • Personal expenses related to events, conferences, travel, etc.
    • Corporations that do not qualify as charitable organizations as defined by the IRS Code
    • Projects benefiting limited groups (religious, fraternal, political)
    • Private foundations or endowments
    • Reducing or eliminating a pre-existing debt
    • Golf outings
    • Organizations located outside the areas we serve and whose services do not benefit our customers
    • Advertising
  • Generally speaking, grants are not provided to organizations that receive direct support from United Way or other federated funds as we support these umbrella agencies through our direct giving and employee giving campaigns.