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#TeamResilient - Student Success Every!

For Kids and Adults

Free program we at H.O.P.E., Inc. are offering for kids and adults called #TeamResilient-Student Success Every Day!The purpose of the program is to address mental well-being during these trying times of COVID, distance learning and social distancing and racial turmoil. We plan to offer programs to help us have fun, and connect with others, build and maintain relationships, and practice social skills to boost personal development and…


Added by H.O.P.E., Inc on January 23, 2021 at 8:01pm — No Comments

Greater New Haven Green Fund Seeking Applications for Funding

Request for Proposals for grants in 2021 are now open.

Visit our website: for details.

We offer grant awards from $1,000 to $10,000 for environmental and public health initiatives in the Greater New Haven region (New Haven, Hamden, East Haven and Woodbridge).

The application is online and due by January 22, 2021 at 5:00 PM.

Added by Aaron Goode on January 21, 2021 at 2:00pm — No Comments

¡Podemos ayudar con Asistencia energética para Greater New Haven!

¡Llame al 203-285-8018 para obtener más información!

Consulte nuestra página web:…


Added by Bianca Bowles on January 21, 2021 at 10:25am — No Comments

Community Action Agency of New Haven Inc. continues to build community through equitable food access!

The Community Action Agency of New Haven (CAANH) is pleased to announce the launch of its new HOPE (Healthy Options Pathways to Essential Foods) Voucher program, for our most vulnerable clients who are food insecure. CAANH will provide clients who are at or below 125 % of the federal poverty level nutritious option that will help reduce obesity, hypertension, diabetes, depression, and other medical conditions associated with inferior food options.

While Connecticut…


Added by Bianca Bowles on January 21, 2021 at 9:54am — No Comments

Resident-led Video Series Presented by Purple States and DataHaven

A powerful new video series produced by Purple States and DataHaven brings local voices to the conversation about the need for equity. Produced with New Haven residents Aziya Ricard and Tyrone Jones, "Covid Reckonings" is the first of a four-part series created with Connecticut communities hardest hit by the coronavirus pandemic. …


Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on January 20, 2021 at 2:02pm — No Comments

JOB OPPORTUNITY - Executive Director, Community Soup Kitchen

Please help spread the word about this exciting leadership opportunity right here in New Haven!  Visit for the full position description and application information.

The Community Soup Kitchen (CSK) has been a cornerstone of New Haven, Connecticut’s emergency food system for over 40 years. Housed at its close partner Christ…


Added by Erin Cox on January 15, 2021 at 1:50pm — No Comments

To help heal racial wounds, Black national anthem would become America's hymn under proposal

Deborah Barfield Berry
USA TODAY - January 11, 2021



Added by Lee Cruz on January 13, 2021 at 11:41am — No Comments

Funding Opportunities for Greater New Haven Nonprofits

Grantseeker Information Webinar

Last chance to register!

Thursday, January 14, 20219:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Sign up for this valuable webinar about The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven's grant processes.

Learn all about 2021 deadlines, capacity building training sessions and more. 



Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on January 12, 2021 at 12:31pm — No Comments

The Hamden Economic Development Corporation (HEDC) in partnershup with the CT Department of Housing (DOH) and the CT Housing Finance Authority (CHFA) is pleased to announce this exciting new training…

The Hamden Economic Development Corporation (HEDC) in partnershup with the CT Department of Housing (DOH) and the CT Housing Finance Authority (CHFA) is pleased to announce this exciting new training opportuntiy. This program is open to CT Residents who are interested in a career in the field of housing and community development. Here are links to the facebook page  (new web site coming soon).…


Added by Dale Kroop on January 8, 2021 at 9:30am — No Comments

CT Energy Assistance Program

Residents who reside in East Haven, New Haven, West Haven, North Haven or Hamden can still apply with us for help paying their heating costs through the CT Energy Assistance Program. Please call (203) 285-8018 to schedule an appointment to apply over the phone. 

People can also request an application be mailed to them by calling  203 387-7700 ext. 287.  We’ve taken applications for just over 5,100…


Added by Bianca Bowles on January 6, 2021 at 2:34pm — No Comments

Know someone in need of health insurance?

Access Health CT has extended its Open Enrollment period until January 15, 2021!!

Access Health CT is the state's official health insurance marketplace, where you can shop, compare and enroll in quality healthcare plans.  It is the only place where you can qualify for financial help to lower your costs, or be eligible for free or low-cost coverage through HUSKY Health (Medicaid/Children's…


Added by Damaris Velez on December 30, 2020 at 1:30pm — No Comments

SVP Connecticut's $25,000 Race Equity Fund Grant Application Is Now Available

Social Venture Partners Connecticut

Accepting Applications for

Race Equity Grant Fund



Added by Michael Van Leesten on December 25, 2020 at 11:00am — No Comments

Continuum's Annual Fund 2020

Our clients urgently need your support this holiday season. We cannot do it alone.
Your support (no matter the size) will help provide much needed supplies and equipment to protect and maintain their wellbeing and basic needs during the very threatening times still to come.…

Added by Continuum of Care, Inc. on December 22, 2020 at 3:34pm — No Comments

Calling All Community Leaders!


Added by Lee Cruz on December 18, 2020 at 3:54pm — No Comments

DESK is Hiring a Program Director!



- Full-time, 40 hours per week

- Monday – Friday, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

- Occasional nights & weekends, some flexibility   

Downtown Evening Soup Kitchen (DESK)…


Added by Steve Werlin on December 18, 2020 at 2:19pm — No Comments

Can opportunity zones revive struggling neighborhoods?

Opportunity Zones are a federal tax incentive intended to draw private investment to distressed neighborhoods. A year ago it was one of the hottest ideas around. A year later, the program is, as U.S. Rep. Jim Himes, D-4th District, said in a recent telephone interview, “in desperate need of tweaking.” …


Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on December 17, 2020 at 3:12pm — No Comments

Yale Peabody Museum seeks Assistant Director of Development

Yale University offers exciting opportunities for achievement and growth in New Haven, Connecticut. Conveniently located between Boston and New York, New Haven is the creative capital of Connecticut with cultural resources that include three major museums, a critically-acclaimed repertory theater, state-of-the-art concert hall, and world-renowned schools of Architecture, Art, Drama, and Music.


General Purpose: 


Reporting to…


Added by Careers at Yale on December 16, 2020 at 4:06pm — No Comments

Minority businesses: Wounded by COVID, but key to inclusive revival

Tia Woods makes a breakfast during her night shift. She now has a mentor helping  her learn how to improve her business when she opens online. “What can I do better to make sure that my business doesn’t close again?” Woods asked herself. Photo: Yehyun Kim, CT Mirror.

If the state is to achieve an inclusive recovery…


Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on December 10, 2020 at 11:50am — No Comments

Part-time CHW position at CARE

CARE is looking to hire a part-time Community Health Worker to support participants in a virtual Diabetes Prevention Program. The CHW will help participants to address program barriers and challenges by providing health education, referrals to social services and clinical care, and general support/advocacy. Additionally, this role will help to develop program procedures, recruit and enroll participants, conduct regular home visits (remotely or in-person), and…


Added by Alycia Santilli on December 10, 2020 at 9:59am — No Comments

Fair Haven Community Health Care's COVID Testing Site Moved- Effective: December 3rd

As of Thursday, December 3rd, Fair Haven Community Health Care's COVID-19 testing site will be moving to 293 East Street in New Haven. We are currently offering free COVID testing from our 350 Grand Avenue location. The move to the new space will give us more room to better serve those who want a COVID test. Testing will still be available Monday to Friday with walk-ups welcome from 9:30 am to 12 pm and then from 1 pm…


Added by Katie Prota on December 4, 2020 at 10:30am — No Comments

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Open Street Project

An Open Streets Family Reunion: Reflections from the 2018 Open Streets Summit

By Ryan O’Connor, Director of Programs, 8 80 Cities Recently 8 80 Cities wrote a blog post about open streets being a labour of love. That being the case, the 2018 Open Streets Summit in New Orleans felt like a family reunion of sorts. It was rejuvenating to see old and new friends who share our passion for open streets and are working tirelessly to create healthier, happier, and more connected communities across the world. The event, which took place on September 15-16, brought together more than 50 leaders who currently organize open streets programs or are interested in bringing the...

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Open Streets Summit Draft Agenda

We hope you are getting ready and feel excited about the Open Streets Summit in Gretna/New Orleans! Taking place from September 15-16, 2018, the Summit will feature tours, presentations and networking opportunities with open streets champions and organizers from across the continent. Attendees will learn about the nuts and bolts of starting or scaling up open streets programs, including: Route design and planning Partnerships with business and officials Social inclusion Safety and logistics Marketing and promotion Program evaluation through measurable goals and metrics If you haven’t done it yet, click here to register for the Open Streets Summit only or...

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Open Streets Summit Speakers Announced!

The Open Streets Project is proud to announce that Ed Solis from Viva Calle (San Jose, CA), Romel Pascual from CicLAvia (Los Angeles, CA), Jaymie Santiago and Charles Brown from New Brunswick Ciclovia will join us as speakers for the 2018 Open Streets Summit in New Orleans and Gretna! Taking place from September 15-16 2018, the Summit will feature: Behind the scenes tour of the City of Gretna’s inaugural open streets program. Workshops, presentations, and networking opportunities with open streets champions and organizers from across the continent. Training and inspiration for both -novice and experienced- open streets organizers and supporters...

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Local Initiatives Support Corporation

“Dark-Skin Representative”: Celebrating Juneteenth with Verse & Music

In celebration of Juneteenth, we are sharing a poem/performance by Ashley Rose, former LISC AmeriCorps member and an award-winning poet who is dedicated to using her art for racial healing.

In Praise of Juneteenth

On the eve of the 156th anniversary of the original Juneteenth, LISC EVP Denise Scott reflects on what this holiday means for Black Americans—and for the entire country—and how our national racial reckoning makes this commemoration more urgent, and promising, than ever.

CDFI Fund Awards LISC $1.8M Rapid Response Program Grant

The Treasury Department’s CDFI Fund has awarded $1.25 billion in Rapid Response Program grants to support CDFIs in their efforts to provide COVID-19 economic relief—including $1.8 million to advance LISC’s work.

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