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By Robert K. Ross Jul. 17, 2018
Civic engagement and community voice make up the secret sauce of US democracy. We need a new, community-generated social compact to assert the vision and policy framework for an inclusive 21st-century America.…Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on July 17, 2018 at 5:36pm — No Comments
I’m reaching out today looking for a potential partner for a class at the University of New Haven. I’m hoping that our students can help your organization while they gain a deeper understanding of the cultures of the Spanish-speaking world as they relate to the field of health care.
The class is titled Elementary Spanish for Health Care I and the instructor, Dr. Alessia Dalsant, is looking for her students to volunteer at a local organization(s) that serves Spanish…Continue
Added by Sally Anastos on July 17, 2018 at 11:05am — No Comments
The strength of American cities – and the nation as a whole – depends on generating inclusive growth for people of all races, ethnicities, and incomes...
REPORT on: Building Shared Prosperity in America’s Cities…Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on July 16, 2018 at 6:00pm — No Comments
The acquittal of George Zimmerman in the fatal shooting…Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on July 16, 2018 at 5:59pm — No Comments
What is art?
A simple definition of art can be many things to many people.
Webster's Dictionary defines it as "the conscious use of skill and creative imagination especially
in the production of aesthetic objects.” That sounds about right. Broad enough for the intellects
and straightforward enough for the common folk.…
Added by Anthony McClean on July 16, 2018 at 11:30am — No Comments
Why do so many pregnant women and young mothers die?
Your guess is as good as our government’s. We simply don’t know. Even the statistics we have aren’t current, though from all indications the U.S.’s mortality rate is rising, as it is in Afghanistan and Sudan.
But in the U.S., the rate has risen by 136 percent between 1990 and 2013...…Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on July 13, 2018 at 4:08pm — No Comments
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on July 12, 2018 at 12:11pm — No Comments
Nonprofit Quarterly: | July 9, 2018
Superficially, it seems that the current US presidential administration has it in for babies. Even as it…Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on July 10, 2018 at 11:38am — No Comments
There is a lot at stake this election, and nonprofits must make sure candidates hear their voices. Hear from former legislators, nonprofit leaders and Alliance staff on how to…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on June 28, 2018 at 11:59am — No Comments
A series of free and affordable adventures happening in every New Haven neighborhood this summer kicks off this Thursday. “One City” launches with the “Family Fun Expo,” 4- 8 p.m. at the Floyd Little Athletic Center, 480 Sherman Parkway.
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on June 28, 2018 at 9:00am — No Comments
Added by Rob Bloomstone on June 19, 2018 at 2:28pm — No Comments
Connecticut Health I-TEAM (C-HIT) may have one of the state’s smallest newsrooms, but it has a big impact. With a reach of more than 1.2 million readers, C-HIT is delivering on its mission of empowering residents to challenge public policy with its deep focus on health and safety issues.
For the next two years, C-HIT will produce stories focused on children’s and teen health and access to health care. Using a $20,000…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on June 14, 2018 at 10:39am — No Comments
Added by Lee Cruz on June 13, 2018 at 10:11am — No Comments
The art installation, WE ARE—A Nation of Immigrants has transformed the New Haven Green and buildings throughout the city into a public celebration of the rich diversity and contributions of immigrants.
The opening celebration takes place Friday, June 8 at…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on June 7, 2018 at 2:46pm — No Comments
Added by New Haven Reads on June 4, 2018 at 4:03pm — No Comments
See job posting below:
CT Food Justice Project at New Haven Farms
About the Connecticut Food Justice VISTA Project
The Connecticut Food Justice VISTA Project is a partnership between non-profits…Continue
Added by New Haven Farms on June 4, 2018 at 1:48pm — No Comments
A successful foster child is always the lengthened shadow of caring women and men. In New Haven, one of those individuals who cast a long shadow is Randi Ruben Rodriguez, executive director of ‘r kids Family Center. She and her supportive staff have been promoting permanency, safety and stability for vulnerable…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on May 31, 2018 at 1:07pm — No Comments
In 2010, as the U.S. Congress took up the Federal DREAM Act, a small group of undocumented students and allies from Connecticut met to discuss what they should do. The proposed legislation would allow them the life-changing opportunity to apply for legal permanent residency. They organized a statewide…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on May 24, 2018 at 2:11pm — No Comments
Two years after becoming a signature program of the New Haven Land Trust, Schooner Camp is planning to double in size. The growth represents a remarkable turnaround for the popular sailing and coastal exploration program. Financial difficulties nearly shuttered Schooner before a merger with New Haven…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on May 17, 2018 at 2:11pm — No Comments
New Haven Farms is looking for an Administrative Assistant! See the job description below (or on our website) for more information.
New Haven Farms…Continue
Added by New Haven Farms on May 16, 2018 at 10:30am — No Comments