nonprofits,local leaders & Grt.New Haven business sharing information
Hannah E. Gray was an African American seamstress in the mid-19th century who was active in in her church and in the abolitionist movement. Upon her death in 1861, she bequeathed her home on Dixwell Ave. to be used as housing for indigent elderly women of color.
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on February 15, 2018 at 2:00pm — No Comments
Source: NPQ Wed. Feb.14 2018
When nonprofit and charitable organizations advocate, for whom are they actually speaking? When organizations claim to represent a specific constituency, must there be a process that includes that group in setting their advocacy agenda? When a group styles itself as a grassroots organization, must there actually be a grassroots structure? The evolution of the century-old American Jewish Congress illustrates why these questions are of…Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on February 15, 2018 at 9:41am — No Comments
United Way of Greater New Haven (UWGNH) brings people and organizations together to create solutions to Greater New Haven’s most pressing challenges in the areas of Education, Income, and Health. We tackle issues that cannot be solved by any one group working alone.
We are seeking a full-time person to support the mission of the Greater New Haven Coordinated Access Network Task Force members, public and private…Continue
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Tell us how the world looks to you today.
The Nonprofit Finance Fund (NFF) Survey…Continue
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The Pro Bono Partnership provides free, direct legal services to Connecticut, New York, and New Jersey nonprofits that serve the disadvantaged. In 2016, the partnership worked for 34 nonprofits in Greater New Haven, donating more than 1,000 hours of legal services valued at more than $400,000.…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on February 1, 2018 at 2:07pm — No Comments
Michael Moody - NonProfit Quarterly - Friday Jan 26.
Having survived yet another frenzied December giving season, we usually find ourselves in the new year reflecting on that end-of-year charitable scramble and what it means for the bigger picture. Unfortunately, these reflections can slide toward the negative. Both our holiday gift exchanges and our year-end giving can feel very transactional. And while these gifts are vital for…Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on January 26, 2018 at 9:26am — No Comments
The following workshop series explains the funding opportunities and application processes at The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven and the Valley Community Foundation. Participation is strongly encouraged, even for experienced applicants. All…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on January 25, 2018 at 11:30am — No Comments
The City of New Haven--in partnership with the Urban Resources Initiative--is offering FREE…Continue
Added by Katherine Beechem on January 24, 2018 at 11:05am — No Comments
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Comcast NBCUniversal is offering $225,000 to three to eight nonprofits in Connecticut that are driving positive change in their local communities by leveraging media, technology and innovation.
The NBCUniversal Foundation, in partnership with NBCUniversal Owned Television Stations, launched …Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on January 23, 2018 at 1:16pm — No Comments
The Beth-El Center homeless shelter and soup kitchen in Milford has been awarded a $2,500 grant from the Norma F. Pfriem Foundation. The grant is for the specific benefit of the children living at the Center and will be used to purchase age appropriate birthday and holiday gifts for them.
Funds from the grant will be used to purchase toys, clothing, educational devices as well as wrapping paper and cards for birthday or any holiday occasions.
According to Attorney Matthew B.…Continue
Added by Toni Dolan on January 22, 2018 at 1:22pm — No Comments
The Beth-El Center, Inc. is a non-profit organization whose mission is to alleviate homelessness and hunger in the greater Milford community in conjunction with
community partners and public and private organizations.
Position: Executive Director
Required skills and experience:
Added by Toni Dolan on January 19, 2018 at 4:27pm — No Comments
Lots of different job openings at Common Ground http://commongroundct.org/get-involved/join-our-staff/
This show is an organic conversation between individuals interested in peace and wholeness within themselves and our community at-large. Contributors will examine the knowing of Truth, encountering new information, the risk of absolutes and conditions within human.kind.both that help get us beyond conflict.
Finite experiences will be shared. Journey stories. Inquiries. Sources. Exploration of “being” in the world. Balance. Connection.
Five diverse individuals came together…Continue
Added by Susan Huizenga on January 11, 2018 at 2:52pm — No Comments
Sunday, January 14, 2018 Noon to 4:00 pm
Monday, January 15, 2018 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Free for all!
The Yale Peabody Museum will open its doors once again in honor of Dr. King and his efforts to ensure environmental and social justice among all people. The weekend's activities will include…Continue
Added by Juliana Venegas on January 11, 2018 at 9:51am — No Comments
If you are a nonprofit using the CiviCRM constituent relationship management system, or are even just considering using the software, Greenleaf Advancement offers free one-hour webinars each week on specific areas of the software. There are weekly sessions currently scheduled each Wednesday from January 31st through the end of April. Go to…Continue
Added by Guy Iaccarino on January 10, 2018 at 4:45pm — No Comments
When you join GNH Community you automatically have a blog page on the site. You can use this blog to post job openings, share information about something you need or let the community know about something you have to offer. You may also use the blog to share your thoughts and opinions, perhaps even something you wrote for another occasion that you would like to share with a broader…Continue
The voices of people starting over after coming home from prison are raised up on Criminal Justice Insider, a new radio show sponsored by The Community Foundation and Family Reentry. The show explores the lives of people affected by incarceration, both ex-offenders and their family.…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on December 28, 2017 at 11:09am — No Comments