The Fairfield County Community Foundation has awarded grants totaling more than $405,000 to nine Westport nonprofit organizations in its last fiscal year, plus five scholarships totaling more than $8,000.

The funding for the nonprofits was in the form of 47 separate grants, the foundation said in a news release.

Westport nonprofits receiving grants, according to the release, included Westport Green Village Initiative, Homes with Hope, the Westport Library, Westport Country Playhouse, Westport Arts Center Inc., Positive Directions the Center for Prevention & Recovery, Save the Children, Earthplace Inc. and the Levitt Pavilion for the Performing Arts.