Foundation Timeline

2009 - 2013

 

Daniel Trust establishes the Foundation while attending Southern Connecticut State University.

2013

 

The Kathy Silver Award is created. Daniel Trust takes $1,000 from his personal savings account and awards it to his high school Arts Teacher Kathy Silver to honor her for the impact she made in his life while attending Bassick High School in Bridgeport, Connecticut.

 

2014

 

Connecticut Magazine honors Daniel Trust with the 40 Under 40 Award for his philanthropic work.

 

The Daniel Trust Foundation Scholarship Program is created.

The 1st Annual Daniel Trust Awards is hosted in Bridgeport, Connecticut. 

 

Daniel Trust Foundation becomes a 501(c)(3) Tax Exempt nonprofit organization.

 

Daniel Trust creates The Daniel Trust Foundation Mentoring Program with Sachin Manning, a Junior at Bassick High School in Bridgeport, Connecticut, as the first mentee.

GreatNonprofits.org names Daniel Trust Foundation a 2014 Top-Rated Nonprofit.

2015

 

The 2nd Annual Daniel Trust Awards is hosted in Bridgeport, Connecticut. 

2016

Daniel Trust becomes the first employee of Daniel Trust Foundation.

 

Fairfield County Business Journal honors Daniel Trust with the 40 Under 40 Award for his philanthropic work.

 

The 3rd Annual Daniel Trust Awards is hosted in Bridgeport, Connecticut. 

 

TRUST, an award-winning film by Heather Mooney starring Sachin Manning and Daniel Trust premieres at The 3rd Annual Daniel Trust Awards.

Daniel Trust is invited to speak about the Foundation’s work at The Harvard Project for Asian and International Relations Conference in Hong Kong and at the headquarters of Sony PlayStation in San Mateo, California.

 

2017

The CT Fashion Music Awards honors Daniel Trust with the Community Activist Award. 

Daniel Trust Foundation creates a partnership with Old Navy in Trumbull, Connecticut and 2 high school students in our mentoring program and 1 student in our scholarship program are hired as Brand Associates.

GreatNonprofits.org names Daniel Trust Foundation a 2017 Top-Rated Nonprofit.

The 4th Annual Daniel Trust Awards is hosted in Bridgeport, Connecticut. 

 

Daniel Trust announces the expansion of the program to New York City starting January 2018.

 

2018

 

We expect to have a big year. Stay tuned.

Connecticut Office:

 

930 Main Street Bridgeport, CT 06604

 

New York Office: 

 

135 Madison Avenue 5th Floor New York, NY 10016

Phone: (203) 545-3170

Email: info@DanielTrust.org

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