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The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven, the region's largest grantmaker and permanent charitable endowment, is seeking a qualified candidate for a research associate/communications position in the Grantmaking and Strategy 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 for applications is March 30,…Continue
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CAMP ANYTOWN – SOCIAL JUSTICE EXPERIENCE FOR YOUTH – NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS Apply to be a delegate at 2012 ANYTOWN. Program is open to all between the ages of 15-18. Financial aid is available to ALL who apply and are accepted.
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Hesperian Health Guides launching its first iPhone app, Safe Pregnancy and Birth
This free, comprehensive app on pregnancy and birth contains a wealth of information on:
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Announced in November 2010, New Haven Promise (NHP) is a visionary scholarship and support program for the purposes of promoting college education as an aspiration for all New Haven public school students, assisting graduating students from New Haven public schools to pursue education after high school and enhancing the growth, stability and economic development of the City of New Haven. NHP is the capstone of the New Haven…
Added by Lee Cruz on February 24, 2012 at 5:54am — No Comments
OneWorld Progressive Institute Applauds Great Teachers Everywhere. On Sunday March 4, 7-8PM on Comcast Channel 26, OneWorld's Education Agenda - “Honoring Outstanding Educators 2010-2011 is scheduled to air. We will honor outstanding teachers from Hamden, New Haven, No. Haven, West Haven and statewide.…Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on February 24, 2012 at 12:20am — No Comments
Connecticut Main Street Center seeks a well rounded office manager and communications professional. This statewide agency operates with a small but expanding staff. The manager is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the organization by reliably providing key administrative and communications functions. Job is located in downtown Hartford, CT.
Added by Lee Cruz on February 17, 2012 at 1:11pm — No Comments
MetLife Foundation Community-Police Partnership Awards
MetLife Foundation and the Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) are partnering for the eleventh year to recognize, sustain and share the work …
Added by Lee Cruz on February 15, 2012 at 10:13am — No Comments
On Monday, April 23rd, you are invited to the 15th Annual Connecticut Immigrant Day, hosted by the Connecticut Immigrant & Refugee Coalition (CIRC). The event will be held on from 1pm-3pm in the Old Judiciary Room, featuring remarks by Secretary of State Merrill and a keynote address from Dominican-born President Daisy Cocco De Philippis of Naugatuck Valley Community College.
As always, CIRC will be recognizing 15-20 new Americans who have made…Continue
Added by Kelly Hebrank on February 13, 2012 at 8:14pm — No Comments
Anyone know of a working farm/greenhouse in the Greater New Haven area? That is open to have Easter Seals Goodwill Clients working part time.
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Fair Haven, CT - “Soylent green is people!” So screams the blustering bloviator of 1970 b-film maxims, Charlton Heston [I mean, who can forget this gem,It’s a Madhouse! from that ape flick] at the end of the same titled film when he discovers that Soylent Green is not just a natural food product created to feed the starving mass…Continue
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Opens this Saturday at 10am-4pm
Games, crafts, healthy food and much more for children and families.
Children 3 & up- $5
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IRIS- Integrated Refugee & Immigrant Services is expecting over 20 new refugees to arrive in New Haven over the next two weeks. We urgently need beds for them, especially twin size beds– mattresses, box springs, and frames.
We also need dressers and chests of drawers.
If you would like to donate any of these items – in good condition, please -- and you live in or close to New Haven, please contact Chris George at firstname.lastname@example.org, or (203)…Continue
Added by Kelly Hebrank on February 6, 2012 at 9:23pm — No Comments
In a Policy Research Report done by Russell J. Skiba, Robert S. Michael and Abra Carroll Nardo and issued by Indiana Education Policy Center in June 2000, titled The Color of Discipline, the researchers pointed out things we knew to be…Continue
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A MESSAGE EXPRESSLY FOR AFRICAN AMERICAN MEN & THE WOMEN WHO LOVE THEM.
The prostate gland is often the cause of very big problems for men, especially black men. Prostate Cancer is one of the most frequently diagnosed forms of cancer in the United States. According to the American Cancer Society, when compared with Caucasian males, African American males are diagnosed much later and the mortality rate is 2.4 times higher. According to many reports, a big…Continue
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Homicides were reduced by more than half in Baltimore’s Cherry Hill neighborhood. And in communities plagued by violence where Safe Streets wasn’t implemented, community members were seven times more likely to support using guns to resolve disputes compared to a Safe Streets neighborhood.
RWJF has supported CeaseFire and its replication since its start in Chicago in 2000, helping to test and refine intervention and prevention strategies. This is the first rigorous evaluation study of a…
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