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The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven and the Valley Community Foundation are offering several workshops to help nonprofits prepare effective grant applications.
These workshops are offered at this time to support preparation for the Responsive Grant Applications, due March 31st. The Nuts & Bolts sessions are specific to the application processes offered by the community foundations. The other workshops are general advice on preparing for any grant…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on January 27, 2016 at 6:40am — No Comments
The New Haven Symphony Orchestra (NHSO) and Neighborhood Music School (NMS) have launched a collaborative orchestral fellowship program for their community’s most talented high school music students. The program will provide selected members of NMS’s Greater New Haven Youth Orchestra with specialized learning and performance opportunities from the NHSO. Eight students…Continue
Added by New Haven Symphony on January 21, 2016 at 6:16am — No Comments
One of the most distressing characteristics of education reformers is that they are hyper-focused on how students perform, but they ignore how students learn. Nowhere is this misplaced emphasis more apparent, and more damaging, than in…Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on January 16, 2016 at 4:23pm — No Comments
The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven, the region’s permanent endowment and largest grantmaker to local nonprofits, announces several grant opportunities with various application deadlines in the coming weeks. For complete details, visit www.cfgnh.org/grants.
The Neighborhood Leadership Program at The Community Foundation will accept applications through Tuesday, January 19, 2016 at…
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on January 15, 2016 at 8:41am — No Comments
Nonprofit Board Liability
"Act in good faith." This is the expectation and standard used in the courts to assess the extent of liability and responsibility for actions taken by individual board members.
According to Legal Dictionary.com, acting in good faith is the "honest intent to act without taking an unfair advantage over another person or to fulfill a promise to act, even when some legal technicality is not fulfilled. The term is applied to all kinds of transactions." I…Continue
Added by Mike Burns on January 15, 2016 at 7:05am — No Comments
Join Rachel Ziesk, Advanced Master Gardener, for a series of classes that will cover everything you need to be a successful gardener come Spring 2016!
Added by Jesse Delia on January 12, 2016 at 10:30am — No Comments
Added by Jesse Delia on January 12, 2016 at 10:27am — No Comments
Watch Margaret talk about the importance of legal services for veterans recovering from homelessness and mental illness.
Added by CT Veterans Legal Center on January 4, 2016 at 9:32am — No Comments
Now that the new year is upon us, it's a great time to look ahead at all of the upcoming events brought to you by Neighborhood Housing Services of New Haven. If you have any questions about any of these events, please feel free to contact us at 203-562-0598.…
Added by Maria Martinez on January 4, 2016 at 8:46am — No Comments