for the greater good of Greater New Haven
Every year, about 1,200 individuals who are released from prison come to New Haven. Some are at the end of their sentence, while others are serving out criminal convictions in the community under the supervision of parole or probation officers. When provided the right level of support and opportunities, these ex-offenders can successfully become law-abiding and productive members of society. But a complex set of factors make them highly vulnerable to relapsing to criminal activity and…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on December 9, 2013 at 5:02pm — No Comments
Xerox is seeking strong candidates to apply for several full-time Eligibility Specialist positions in Bridgeport, Danbury, New Haven, Norwich and Stamford. The positions will assist the CT Department of Social Services (DSS) to help applicants to apply for health insurance. To learn more and to apply visit:…Continue
Added by Yolanda Caldera-Durant on December 4, 2013 at 9:41am — No Comments
The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven, the region's largest grantmaker and permanent charitable endowment, is seeking a qualified candidate for the position of Disbursements Associate for the Finance, Investments, Administration & Technology Department. The Community Foundation’s mission is to create positive and sustainable change in Greater New Haven by increasing the amount of and enhancing the impact of community philanthropy. The deadline to submit an application is…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on December 3, 2013 at 10:44am — No Comments
The International Festival of Arts & Ideas is thrilled to announce that our Fellowship Program is now accepting applications for our 2014 session. We will be accepting 8-10 high school students to participate in this semester long experience. We would love your help in getting this …Continue
Added by Madelyn Ardito on December 2, 2013 at 5:22pm — No Comments
Good Day To All,
This is now a period of hibernation for the earth. All is quiet. However, if during this period of hibernation and quiet, anyone needing information for any of the Grove Street Cemetery residents, or information concerning touring of the cemetery for next year I am always available by my…Continue
Added by Patricia B. Illingworth on December 2, 2013 at 7:54am — No Comments
The Holiday Season IS SUPPOSED TO BE A TIME OF JOY AND CELEBRATION. For many it is also a time of added stress . DOMESTIC VIOLENCE PROLIFERATES DURING AND AFTER HOLIDAYS.
Please be alert and watchful for signs of DOMESTIC VIOLENCE among loved ones. Make the connection between a history of past Domestic Abuse and current chronic health problems.
“Verizon Foundation and…Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on November 27, 2013 at 1:23pm — No Comments
Like many young…Continue
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OneWorld’s Education Agenda – Nov. 22, 2013
Parents CAN Reduce Suspensions & Expulsions In CT Public Schools by keeping up with what is happening to their children in school; by developing a cooperative team with teachers, and by holding students accountable.
“Parents Role in Reducing Suspensions & Expulsions In CT Public Schools”…Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on November 22, 2013 at 2:09pm — No Comments
"Turning 85 could make one feel old," remarked Foundation president Will Ginsberg. "But in this proud, old community, in the City of New Haven’s 375th…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on November 22, 2013 at 9:58am — No Comments
Do you have 2 hours a week? Want to do something really rewarding?
AIDS Project New Haven (APNH) needs someone to pick up our order at…Continue
Added by APNH on November 14, 2013 at 3:00pm — No Comments
Epilepsy Is Not A Mental Illness; It Is A Medical Condition - See OneWorld Blog Post & Videos http://oneworldpi.org/blog/archives/1743
WHAT CAUSES EPILEPSY? WHO IS AFFECTED? HOW IS IT DIAGNOSED AND TREATED? TEN TRUTHS ABOUT EPILEPSY! We at OneWorld ask you to share this posting and encourage anyone you know who…
Added by N'Zinga Shani on November 14, 2013 at 12:52pm — No Comments
Support the Youth Day Project TODAY!
Donate $5 and get an orange "I celebrate the talents of the youth wristband."
Donate $25 and get an "I celebrate the talents of the youth" mug.
Donate $50 and get an "I…
Added by Sabir Askari Abdussabur on November 11, 2013 at 12:42am — No Comments
I am pleased to provide you with information to help you connect with local healthcare resources and I can provide in-person enrollment assistance for the Access Health CT at Agency on Aging of South Central CT. We have the expertise to enroll people in the healthcare plan, we are happy to refer you to resources that will help you enroll and/or answer your questions. Most people who apply will pay lower monthly premiums than those shown here. Households with yearly incomes up to about…Continue
Added by Janet Perez on November 8, 2013 at 1:54pm — No Comments
The Department of Public Policy seeks an adjunct instructor to teach Grantwriting and Fund Development for Nonprofit Organizations. This graduate course will be taught face-to-face in a classroom at the University of Connecticut Greater Hartford campus in the Spring semester 2014 (January 21-May 13, 2014). The course will be offered once a week in the evening (either 4pm-6:30pm or 6:30pm-9:00pm).…Continue
Added by David Garvey on November 7, 2013 at 11:27am — No Comments
November is Diabetes Awareness Month – Diabetes Is More Than A Little Sugar
When It Comes to Diabetes Inches and Pounds Do Matter Greatly. As we focus more acutely on the health and well-being of our citizens, we at OneWorld encourage diabetics and their loved ones to learn all that you can about this debilitating disease and entreat you to take proactive steps to reduce its effects on vital body…Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on November 2, 2013 at 3:25pm — No Comments
EDUCATION / CIVIC ENGAGEMENT / PUBLIC GOOD
There are 5 main stereotypes that are common about poor people and education. The article linked below addresses them and their effects on teachers and on students. We highly recommend the article.
Added by N'Zinga Shani on November 1, 2013 at 10:34pm — No Comments
Yale University seeks applications from nonprofit and public sector agencies in the City of New Haven for the 2014 President's Public Service Fellowship. Since 1994, more than 600 Yale University undergraduate, graduate, and professional school students have contributed over 210,000 hours of community service to New Haven nonprofit and public sector agencies as President’s Public Service Fellows.
Each summer, the Fellowship places…
Added by Karen King on November 1, 2013 at 2:01pm — No Comments
Added by Lee Cruz on October 31, 2013 at 12:32pm — No Comments
ONEWORLD'S EDUCATION AGENDA: DROP IN 3RD GRADE TEST SCORES CONNECTED TO DEMOGRAPHICS!!!
Thanks to the NHI for another VERY enlightening article. Please read the entire article linked here. We have copied the sections below to be highlighted because the information provided by those interviewed, even though coded (somewhat), provides very important information for parents, teachers, education advocates, PTAs, education…Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on October 28, 2013 at 6:29pm — No Comments
source: Maryland Nonprofit Blog
In response to the Washington Post article this weekend entitled:"Inside the hidden world of thefts, scams and phantom purchases at the nation’s nonprofits," I feel it’s…Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on October 28, 2013 at 4:33pm — No Comments