nonprofits,local leaders & Grt.New Haven business sharing information
Common Ground - high school, urban farm and environmental education center - has several full time and part time job openings. Please visit http://commongroundct.org/get-involved/join-our-staff/ for complete listings.
Added by Betsy Sneath on June 20, 2017 at 3:00pm — No Comments
The Regional Water Authority (RWA) takes great pride in delivering high-quality, reliable and affordable water. And we understand the importance of helping customers maintain water service in their homes during times of financial hardship. That's why we're partnering with the Dollar Energy Fund to provide yearly one-time grants to families struggling to pay their water bills.
If your household income…Continue
Added by Regional Water Authority on June 20, 2017 at 1:34pm — No Comments
New Haven, CT (June 14, 2017) – The Community Fund for Women & Girls, Greater New Haven’s permanent charitable endowment dedicated solely to advancing women and girls, held its annual event June 14…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on June 15, 2017 at 1:39pm — No Comments
Neighborhood Housing Services of New Haven is looking for two AmeriCorps members to serve the 2017-2018 year at our organization. Join us as we revitalize neighborhoods in New Haven, help homebuyers purchase their first homes, and host multiple volunteer events throughout the city.
For more info, visit: www.nhsofnewhaven.org/vista!…Continue
Added by Maria Martinez on June 14, 2017 at 11:53am — No Comments
United Way of Greater New Haven brings people and organizations together to create solutions to Greater New Haven’s most pressing challenges in the areas of Education, Health, and Financial Stability. We tackle issues that cannot be solved by any one group working alone.
We are seeking a full-time professional to lead our effort to prevent and end homelessness. The Greater New Haven Coordinated Access Network Manager supports the mission of…Continue
Added by Kathleen Norwood Crisafi on June 14, 2017 at 7:17am — No Comments
Building Movement Project’s just-released leadership report, “Race to Lead: Confronting the Racial Leadership Gap,” which you can download here, highlights what many of us know: The nonprofit sector is experiencing a racial leadership gap. As the U.S. becomes increasingly diverse, the percentage of people of color in executive director/CEO roles has remained under 20 percent for the last 15…Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on June 8, 2017 at 1:30pm — No Comments
The Connecticut Community Nonprofit Alliance is issuing a last call to nonprofits to complete a survey on the impact of no state budget.
While the General Assembly failed to vote on the final FY18-19 biennial budget before the constitutionally mandated midnight, legislative…
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on June 8, 2017 at 10:01am — No Comments
People seek help from the Literacy Volunteers of Greater New Haven for many reasons. Some want to improve their literacy to find a better job. Others want the enriching experience of reading stories to their children or grandchildren. For non-native speakers, learning how to read…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on June 7, 2017 at 4:51pm — No Comments
Teenagers who couch surf and live on the streets are at a high risk of growing up to be homeless adults. Working to break this cycle, Youth Continuum is constructing Winchester Manor, housing with supportive services for vulnerable young men and women ages 18 -24.
“This is the…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on June 1, 2017 at 11:39am — No Comments
Our nonprofit has created an opportunity for local high school students to apply to be Public Art Fellows 2017. We're looking for students to create artworks related to Site Projects upcoming artwork by Sheila de Bretteville.
The deadline of June 7th is close but we are flexible-- so if you're an interested student-- please let us know.
Added by Hilary Opperman on May 27, 2017 at 2:00pm — No Comments
In recent decades, Greater New Haven has been a destination for a historically large and diverse number of immigrants. One in eight residents are first-generation immigrants, part of a modern U.S. immigration wave that began in 1965 and accelerated in the 1990s and early 2000s.
Most immigrants are…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on May 25, 2017 at 11:37am — No Comments
Creative Arts Workshop
Executive Director/Head of School
The Board of Directors of Creative Arts…Continue
Added by Mark Odyniec on May 22, 2017 at 4:26pm — No Comments
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on May 16, 2017 at 4:00pm — No Comments
New Haven, CT (May 4, 2017) – The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven (The Community Foundation) thanks the thousands of people who united over 36 hours during The Great…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on May 5, 2017 at 9:12am — No Comments
In late 2010, the doors were about to close on the Greenbrier Greenhouse Program. For more than three decades, the innovative social enterprise had provided jobs at the historic Edgerton Park Gardens and Greenhouse to adults with autism and other developmental and physical disabilities. Tending plants…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on April 27, 2017 at 3:32pm — No Comments
Testimony to the Finance, Revenue and Bonding Committee
In Opposition to
House Bill 7322, An Act Concerning State and Local Revenue
Submitted by David V. Hunter, President & CEO, The Mary Wade Home
April 25, 2017
On behalf of The Mary Wade Home in New Haven, I respectfully submit the following testimony in strong opposition to House Bill 7322,…Continue
Added by David V. Hunter on April 24, 2017 at 5:43pm — No Comments
It would be an understatement to say that the past few months have been uncomfortable. The national…Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on April 24, 2017 at 10:34am — No Comments
The women arrive every morning at 9 a.m., dressed in skirt suits and pant suits and looking ready for business. For four weeks they come together to collaborate on the most important work of their lives – themselves.
They are participants in Women Investing in Second Chances (W.I.N.S.) at the job-training…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on April 20, 2017 at 1:42pm — No Comments
Mark your Calendars! FREE 2017 Zumba® Kids/Kids Jr. classes are back for the 3rd year ;)
Join our team of licensed Zumba® Kids Instructors ready to party with your precious little ones to age-appropriate music and moves. Parents/guardians are encouraged to participate.…Continue
Added by Ivette Altieri on April 19, 2017 at 1:05pm — No Comments