nonprofits,local leaders & Grt.New Haven business sharing information
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
Added by N'Zinga Shani on February 6, 2012 at 1:30pm — No Comments
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
Added by N'Zinga Shani on February 2, 2012 at 2:22pm — No Comments
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…
Added by N'Zinga Shani on February 1, 2012 at 1:06pm — No Comments
YANA—the Yale Alumni Nonprofit Alliance—is a new group whose goals include finding jobs, sharing resources, and expanding opportunities among the Yale community involved in or seeking to become involved in the nonprofit world. The group’s objective is to mobilize and unify the resources of our alumni network to better serve the needs and objectives of nonprofits. We want to help expose current students and recent grads to networking and career opportunities relating to the nonprofit sector. …Continue
Added by Joanne Sciulli on January 31, 2012 at 2:30pm — No Comments
Yale University is seeking someone to join their client support team in Human Resources. Qualified individuals will have a B.A. and 6 years related HR experience. They are looking for someone with progressive HR experience in some of the following areas: recruiting, employee relations, talent management, organizational development, training, HRIS, labor relations, etc. If you are qualified and interested then please submit your application here: …Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on January 31, 2012 at 11:09am — No Comments
Youth Rights Media, a New Haven, Connecticut-based nonprofit organization dedicated to empowering youth, seeks a full time Program Director responsible for overall management and administration of programs.
Youth Rights Media (YRM) is a New Haven-based nonprofit dedicated to empowering youth to know, protect and advance their rights. YRM builds youth…Continue
Added by Janis Astor del Valle on January 30, 2012 at 3:30pm — No Comments
Added by Lee Cruz on January 29, 2012 at 7:09pm — No Comments
Link to Powerpoint presentation: Making America Healthier for All: What Each of Us Can Do
Professor David R. Williams, PhD, MPH…Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on January 24, 2012 at 2:10pm — No Comments
By FRANK RIZZO
7:20 PM EST, January 23, 2012
Connecticut cities will be getting a bit of an artistic face -- and spirit-- lift.
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, city leaders,…
Added by Lee Cruz on January 24, 2012 at 9:17am — No Comments
The NOAA Liaison to the Long Island Sound Study position has been
announced. See _http://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/307516800_
The individual selected for this position will:
- Serve as a liaison to the EPA Long Island Sound Study (LISS).
- Work on a variety of science advisory and coordination activities…
Added by Lee Cruz on January 23, 2012 at 11:30am — No Comments
Added by Lee Cruz on January 18, 2012 at 4:46pm — No Comments
Dear nonprofit leader:
In our continued effort to gather information on the state of the nonprofit sector in our region we are encouraging you to participate in the Nonprofit Finance Fund’s (NFF) annual survey. The Nonprofit Finance Fund has agreed to provide The Foundation with the aggregate data on our twenty-town region. This data will continue to help us understand the economic…Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on January 18, 2012 at 1:00pm — No Comments
Be a role model for youth who want to enter your career field! By taking part in New Haven Academy's Student Internship Program, you are improving the quality of high school education in the greater New Haven area. Your participation is sincerely appreciated.
The Internship Program is designed to allow students to intern full-time, Monday through Thursday, for three weeks (May 14th- May 31st). Each student is placed with a host organization based on their personal…Continue
Added by Nydia Roman on January 18, 2012 at 12:30pm — No Comments
Are We Living In A Post-Racial America? Every young Black and Hispanic male should read this article. Parents, please teach your sons and daughters how to try and stay safe in this our “Post-Racial” America. It is important to have the conversation regardless of how safe you think your children might be. Racial profiling seems to be thriving in our post-racial America; so are gangs, bullies, drug predators and a host of…Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on January 16, 2012 at 9:00pm — No Comments
New Haven, CT parents can find a lot more information about the school choices you have by reading our 1/9/12 schools information blog at: http://oneworldpi.org/blog/
Added by N'Zinga Shani on January 13, 2012 at 3:14pm — No Comments
2012 Applications Now Available for
New Haven Neighborhood Leadership Grants
Deadline to apply is February 13, 2012
Added by Laura E. Falanga on January 11, 2012 at 1:30pm — No Comments
RICHARD CORNUELLE AWARD FOR SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP
Each year since 2001, the Institute, in conjunction with a committee of distinguished scholars, practitioners, and foundation leaders, selects up to five individuals who have originated and effectively implemented a nonprofit organization providing direct services to those in need. Nominations for the $25,000 awards are solicited not from the organizations or individuals themselves but from donors—who…Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on January 11, 2012 at 12:32pm — No Comments
Help Common Ground win $10,000 for a new teaching kitchen from IKEA New Haven! This kitchen will be designed to teach children, high school students and the community about healthy cooking with locally grown food. The impact? Healthier kids who love real food. Young people headed into culinary careers and launching entrepreneurial ventures. Cooking classes for adults and families. Join…Continue
Added by Joel Tolman on January 6, 2012 at 9:49am — No Comments
Help guide the Rudd Center for Food Policy & Obesity's rapidly-expanding work on food marketing to young people. Coordinate and lead the Rudd Center's work to educate and inform community organizations about issues related to food marketing, and develop resources to help identify and implement appropriate strategies for intervention.
Added by Roberta Friedman on January 5, 2012 at 8:47am — No Comments
While 2011 was a big year for political unrest, another uprising was afoot in the world of content creators and artists. Everywhere you look, artists are…Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on December 30, 2011 at 10:22am — No Comments