Geer in the Community

Geer Helps Keep the Local Economy on Track!

Geer provides in cash and in-kind donations totaling nearly $60,000 to over 20 area nonprofit organization each year. This includes donations, staff time, space for meetings or events, food, and vehicle usage.

Geer and Geer’s employees are rooted in the fabric of this community and volunteer for numerous nonprofit organizations, schools, and town programs. As well, Geer spends over $500,000 each year at over 50 different local businesses.

Geer Corporation Charitable Giving Guidelines
  • Geer Corporation seeks to support community organizations that are compatible with the Geer mission, vision and values and the strategic priorities of the organization.
  • Geer Corporation considers applications for support from not-for-profit organizations located in the communities that Geer serves and where their employees and Board Members live.
  • Geer Corporation gives priority consideration to applications from organizations with which we directly collaborate or where our employees or Board members volunteer.

Geer Charitable Giving Guidelines Application (PDF).

Geer values its position as a non-profit leader of the Canaan, Connecticut community and beyond.

As one of Litchfield County’s largest employers, we recognize that we have a unique responsibility and opportunity to support our community in a variety of ways.

At Geer Village Senior Community, everything we do focuses on holistic senior living. We offer a place where one can age in a supportive environment, thriving at all stages of life.

Using Our Facilities

The list below contains just a few of the organizations that have used Geer as their home base for a special event. If you represent a nonprofit organization interested in using Geer facilities to host a meeting or event, please call (860) 824-2600.

  • Salisbury Rotary Club
  • Exchange Club of Canaan
  • Northwest Cares Group
  • Canaan Chamber of Commerce
  • Northwest Chamber of Commerce
  • Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation
  • Mountainside Rehab Center
  • Charlotte Hungerford Hospital
  • Sharon Hospital
  • Northwest CT Arts Council
  • Housatonic Youth Services Bureau
  • Falls Village Historical Society Board
  • Falls Village Children’s Theater Co.
  • North Canaan Tiger Cub Scouts
  • The Cranford Club
  • NW Corner Prevention Network
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • United Way
  • Board of Education
  • Relay for Life
  • Taconic Learning Center Board
  • The 21st Century Fund

Our Service Partners