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Ignite! New Haven crowdfunding site connects city government, citizens, entrepreneurs and nonprofits

Today the City of New Haven launched Ignite! New Haven, a web platform designed to highlight and attract funding for local community projects.Ignite! New Haven features business and civic initiatives that improve the vitality of the historic and innovative city. The Office of Development and Policy partnered with Citizinvestor, a civic engagement platform for government projects, to create www.ignitenewhaven.com, a community site…See More
Dec 10, 2014
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Ignite! New Haven Launch Event with Mayor Toni Harp at City Hall

December 9, 2014 from 5pm to 7pm
Come hear from Mayor Toni N. Harp about the City's exciting new crowdfunding initiative, Ignite! New Haven.  Meet local entrepreneurs and innovators who are seeking project funding and find out how you can join the community and help make New Haven an even better place to live, work, learn and play!See More
Dec 9, 2014
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Ignite! New Haven Launch Event with Mayor Toni Harp at City Hall

December 9, 2014 from 5pm to 7pm
Come hear from Mayor Toni N. Harp about the City's exciting new crowdfunding initiative, Ignite! New Haven.  Meet local entrepreneurs and innovators who are seeking project funding and find out how you can join the community and help make New Haven an even better place to live, work, learn and play!See More
Dec 8, 2014
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Director of Development and Policy
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Ignite! New Haven crowdfunding site connects city government, citizens, entrepreneurs and nonprofits

Posted on December 8, 2014 at 3:30pm 0 Comments

Today the City of New Haven launched Ignite! New Haven, a web platform designed to highlight and attract funding for local community projects.

Ignite! New Haven features business and civic initiatives that improve the vitality of the historic and innovative city. The Office of Development and Policy partnered with Citizinvestor, a civic engagement platform for government projects, to create…

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At 3:43pm on December 8, 2014, Lee Cruz said…

Mendi,

Welcome to GNH Community, glad to have you join us. Members may post information that they think will be of interest to nonprofits, civic organizations, the people they serve or the general public. You may post calendared events on the events page, non-date specific information on the blog, pictures or video. Politically partisan, religious or business promotion post are not allowed. Your opportunities to connect with other members greatly increases if you include a photo or logo on your profile, include your job title and\or if you "like" or comment on the post of other members. Events are also noticed more often if you include a picture or logo as a part of the posting. Check out the groups created by other members; this is a great place to meet people that share your interest and to ask questions. You may request to join as many groups as you wish or start a new group. The creator of a group sets the parameters for membership. If you have a question about a group, please write to the owner (the person who initiated the group). If you have questions or suggestions as to how we can make GNH Community more useful please let me know. GNH Community is funded by The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven.

 
 
 

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