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April 11, 2019; Indianapolis Business Journal
“The Central Indiana Community Foundation (CICF) has a new five-year plan to make Indianapolis a more inclusive city—and it involves tackling criminal justice reform,…Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on April 17, 2019 at 2:32pm — No Comments
Last week, Ray and Barbara Dalio announced their $100 million donation to support education and economic development in Connecticut. It’s an impressive amount, almost impossible for our struggling state to reject.
But it comes with strings attached...…
Added by Lee Cruz on April 17, 2019 at 10:09am — No Comments
Youth Work-Site Coordinator for Edgewood Park Stewardship Program - Summer 2019
The Friends of Edgewood Park, New Haven, CT are looking for a coordinator to create and implement a five-week youth park stewardship work program in the park for summer 2019.
Work and Program Description:
The Site Coordinator will supervise three to five New Haven youth, ages 14 – 18, selected to…Continue
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Young people in Solar Youth’s Green Jobs program not only earn money to work outside. They also beautify New Haven neighborhoods while developing skills that will help them professionally and in life.
Green Jobs was launched in 2010 with a grant from the CT Office of Policy and Management's Urban Youth Violence Prevention…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on April 11, 2019 at 1:11pm — No Comments
We are on course to have an amazing summer at Schooner Camp for 2019!!
Join us for Long Island Sound exploration and sailing this summer. For ages 6-12, we have our popular one week Sound Explorer sailing program, but we also have a…Continue
Added by Cori Merchant on April 11, 2019 at 10:31am — No Comments
Board of Directors Membership
Multiple seats available
Nominations accepted through May 31,…Continue
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Original letter published …
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LEAP is looking to hire a Development and Marketing Associate. Reporting to the Director of Development, the Development and Marketing Associate is responsible for the management of all development office systems and administrative functions, including LEAP's donor database, as well as communications and marketing via social media and press. Go to www.leapforkids.org/jobs to see the full job description. Please email your cover…Continue
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The New Haven Free Public Library has two part-time job postings available on Idealist.org
Added by Martha Brogan on March 25, 2019 at 3:31pm — No Comments
Strategies to help upper elementary and middle school kids who have experienced trauma understand and control their emotions.
Source - Edutopia: https://www.edutopia.org/article/teaching-students-how-deal-stress
Added by Lee Cruz on March 25, 2019 at 10:47am — No Comments
Some people ask me why CHN keeps insisting that in order to heal, we, as people of African ancestry, must Defy the Lie of Black Inferiority and Embrace the Truth of Black Humanity.
“Can’t you find some softer language?” they ask.
Sure, we could. But...
Source - Community healing Network Blog:…Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on March 25, 2019 at 10:22am — No Comments
WAKING UP. WORKING out. Riding the bus. Music is an ever-present companion for many of us, and its impact is undeniable. You know music makes you move and triggers emotional responses, but how and why? What changes when you play music, rather than simply listen? In the latest episode of Tech Effects, we tried to find out. Our first stop was USC's Brain & Creativity Institute, where I headed into the…Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on March 25, 2019 at 10:03am — No Comments
In January, 2018, Liliana Gonzalez felt a lump in her breast. Lacking health insurance, she was hesitant to see a doctor. She and her husband had only moved to New Haven two years prior, having fled civil turmoil in Venezuela to apply for political asylum. Then she learned about the …Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on March 21, 2019 at 12:04pm — No Comments
Funding is still available from the Connecticut Coalition to End Homelessness (CCEH) to help people who have been evacuated from Puerto Rico due to Hurricane Maria who are continuing to experience a housing crisis.
This funding can be used to help stabilize housing through support such as rental assistance, security deposits, moving costs, utility assistance, credit repair, bus passes to employment, and more.
If you were evacuated from Puerto Rico due to Hurricane Maria and are…Continue
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A new study shows that growing up in an affluent community brings “compounding privileges” and higher educational attainment—especially for white residents.,,
City Lab: …Continue
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