Check out some of our latest projects and stay up-to-date with The Hometown Foundation, Inc. all year long!

  • Re-establishing the K-9 Connection: Connecticut to Illinois Re-establishing the K-9 Connection: CT to IL April 6, 2021 – The Hometown Foundation, Inc. recently donated a dual purpose Belgian Malinois K-9 to the Bartonville Illinois Police Department. In December of 2020, The Hometown Foundation, Inc. became aware that the Bartonville Police lost their previous working dog, K-9 Nitro, to cancer in October of … Continue reading Re-establishing the K-9 Connection: Connecticut to Illinois
  • Chick-Fil-A Steps Up to Help Their Local Police K-9 Units Chick-Fil-A Steps Up to Help Their Local Police K-9 Units Each year, The Hometown Foundation, Inc. recognizes the month of February as Police K-9 Awareness Month. During February, the Foundation raises funds to donate Police K-9s, support training, and purchase essential equipment such as Garmin G.P.S collars and watches, K-9 cooling vests, police cruiser heat … Continue reading Chick-Fil-A Steps Up to Help Their Local Police K-9 Units
  • Recognizing and Raising Money for our Local Police K-9 Units February 12, 2021 Each year, The Hometown Foundation, Inc. recognizes the month of February as Police K-9 Awareness Month. During this month, the Foundation raises funds to donate Police K-9s, support training, and purchase essential equipment such as Garmin G.P.S collars and watches, K-9 Cooling vests, Police Cruiser heat alarms, bite suits, and more to … Continue reading Recognizing and Raising Money for our Local Police K-9 Units
  • Continuing our Commitment to Community with our First Responders On Monday, November 16, 2020, The Hometown Foundation, Inc. collaborated with the Moosup Valley Volunteer Fire Company Engine 2 in Foster, Rhode Island to provide complete, nutritious meals to our neighbors in need this holiday season.
  • Largest Turkey Drive in the Northeast Donates Over 18,000 Turkeys The Hometown Foundation, Inc. is working to provide complete, nutritious meals to our neighbors in need this holiday season. The third annual Hometown Foundation HungerLESS Holidays initiative is one of the largest turkey drives in the Northeast, donating over 18,000 turkeys to families and individuals in need. Our entire HungerLESS Holidays initiative and fundraising campaign has raised over $250,000 for food insecurity and meal support organizations, and will feed over 145,000 individuals in need this year.
  • The MAINE Reason Why We Need Police K-9s October 29, 2020 – On Friday, October 23rd, around 2AM, the Sagadahoc County Sheriff’s Office K-9 Unit was requested by a neighboring county, Androscoggin County, to help locate a suicidal man who had fled into the woods.
  • Supporting K-9s in Communities Across the Country August 6, 2020 – The Hometown Foundation believes all training starts with the best equipment and resources. That is why we have made it our mission to support as many departments and K-9 Units with the proper equipment so they can train to the best of their ability. Most recently, we donated a customized Demanet … Continue reading Supporting K-9s in Communities Across the Country
  • Hometown Foundation, Inc. Makes Donation to East Windsor’s Newest Police K-9 Unit May 18, 2020 – The Hometown Foundation, Inc., in conjunction with Big Y World Class Market and Geissler’s Supermarkets, made a K-9 equipment donation earlier this month to the East Windsor Police K-9 Unit. Officer Mitchell and K-9 Mylo received a Garmin Alpha 100/TT15 Track and Train System, training bite sleeve, and a K-9 bag full of leads, tugs, balls, and more. … Continue reading
  • K-9 Donations from East Coast to West Coast May 18, 2020 – In conjunction with Bozzuto’s Inc. associates, The Hometown Foundation, Inc., was able to make a dual donation of Garmin K-9 equipment to New Mexico Police Departments. A Garmin Alpha 100/TT15 Track and Train System was donated to Deputy Luke Osborn and K-9 Maverick of the Sandoval County Sheriff’s Office and a Garmin Fenix 6X Series G.P.S. Watch was donated to Officer Isaac Giannini and K-9 Chico of … Continue reading
  • Hometown Heroes: From our Home to the Hearts of our Troops May 1, 2020 – The Hometown Foundation, Inc. is spreading hope from our community to our soldiers overseas. In conjunction with Big Y World Class Market, IGA Independent Retailers, and the Portland Sea Dogs we were able to send over 40 boxes of supplies filled with beef jerky, gum, snacks, soap, body wash, books, baseballs, baseball bats, socks, and so much more to the military units. These supplies were collected in the past couple of months and the shipment arrived this past week. … Continue reading