nonprofits,local leaders & Grt.New Haven business sharing information
Do you know a woman who is struggling to continue her education, get a good job and make things better for her family? Yes? Then you need to tell her about the Women's Opportunity Award!! It is a special educational grant given by our volunteer service organization, Soroptimist International of Greater New Haven. The grant is described below and the application materials are attached. If you could make this information available to any women who you feel may be good candidates, I would…Continue
Added by Sandra Abbott Fitzpatrick on December 6, 2011 at 8:42am — No Comments
Founded in 1993, College Summit is a national non-profit organization with a mission to transform the college admissions process and increase the college enrollment rate of low-income students. Today’s college admissions system leaves behind a key portion of America’s talent: low-income, academically mid-tier students. Working in partnership with the critical players in the college-access challenge – students, parents, high schools, and colleges –College Summit enables all these players to…Continue
Added by Jamal Jimerson on December 1, 2011 at 3:18pm — No Comments
And even if there are no commemoration activities in New Haven you and everyone you love should know:Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on December 1, 2011 at 3:00pm — No Comments
Once again this year, CAHS is helping to support the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) sites we work with in Fairfield, New Haven, and Litchfield Counties by recruiting and coordinating the volunteers who keep this program running. We have launched a new volunteer registration website this year, Volunteer Hub, where volunteers can register to volunteer in their area and sign up for tax trainings with the IRS.
CAHS’s VITA Volunteer Hub can be accessed at:…Continue
Added by Roger Senserrich - CAHS on November 30, 2011 at 11:17am — No Comments
Perry breaks fundraising down into manageable chunks—major donors, social media, messaging, events, board retreats, Web sites, planned giving, and more—addressing one per…Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on November 23, 2011 at 10:40am — No Comments
A clear marketing plan is your most reliable path to motivating your target audiences to act in 2012 and doubles as a…
Added by Lee Cruz on November 21, 2011 at 10:30am — No Comments
The City of New Haven, one of Connecticut’s largest urban centers representing a major hub for business activity, arts, architecture, culture and entertainment is seeking an exceptional individual for the position of the Director of Arts, Culture & Tourism. This is an exciting hands-on position that offers the right candidate the opportunity to make a significant contribution to improve…Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on November 20, 2011 at 4:52pm — No Comments
STRATEGIST – COMMUNITY PROGRAMS
TEAM Inc. seeks candidates for a full-time, 3-6 month temporary position to analyze current community programs for effectiveness, efficiency and performance while also maintaining service delivery to clients. Responsibilities include: staff supervision and maintaining relationships with funders and community partners; analysis of current service delivery methods and programs and implementation of consistent systems/approaches across programs in…Continue
Added by Richard Knoll on November 17, 2011 at 1:53pm — No Comments
Added by Lee Cruz on November 15, 2011 at 11:04am — No Comments
Former Girl Scouts CEO Frances Hesselbein: 7 tips for nonprofit leaders: Non-Profit Quarterly
Added by Lee Cruz on November 14, 2011 at 12:07pm — No Comments
New York´s Film Biz Recycling is putting unwanted props leftover from the entertainment industry to good use.
The company takes in items once used on TV shows such as Law and Order or movies and gives them to nonprofit groups, according to the New York Daily News.
Some things also are donated to small businesses and the rest is sold through Film Biz´s thrift store, the paper reported.
ôThis feels like an orphanage to me," Founder Eva Radke told the…Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on November 2, 2011 at 11:58am — No Comments
Common Ground is a center for… Continue
Added by Joel Tolman on October 31, 2011 at 3:59pm — No Comments
The Shelter Program Manager is responsible for the daily operation of residential services, policies, procedures and shelter program staff and volunteers for this homeless shelter for women and children.
Added by Elizabeth HIlton on October 31, 2011 at 3:29pm — No Comments
Due to the extensive statewide weather-related power outages, the LOI deadline has been extended until Noon on November 18, 2011 for CHEFA’s Nonprofit Grant Program
CHEFA invites Connecticut nonprofits with a mission focus of meeting basic human needs’ to submit a Grant Letter of Interest to the…Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on October 28, 2011 at 4:00pm — No Comments
Dwight Hall at Yale is an independent 501©(3) non-profit organization with an annual budget of approximately $900,000, a full-time staff of five and offices on the Old Campus of Yale University in New Haven that provides community service opportunities for Yale College students in the New Haven area.
Reporting to the Executive Director of Dwight Hall, this new…Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on October 20, 2011 at 3:17pm — No Comments
IRIS will host the 5th Annual Run for Refugees- a fund-raising 5K run/walk up East Rock- on Super Bowl Sunday, February 5, 2012. We are looking for volunteers to help plan the event!
Most needed are volunteers to ask restaurants to donate food to the post-race party, or to help solicit financial sponsors.
We will also need help making decisions about the details that go into putting on a race- like what color t-shirts to buy!
Finanally, we are looking for…Continue
Clothes Without Borders, the New Haven thrift store that benefits IRIS- Integrated Refugee & Immigrant Services, is launching a fun new idea--
Beginning this Saturday 10/22, Clothes Without Borders is having a sale on clothing EVERY SATURDAY-- just $5/bag!
All clothing will be $5 for a bag full! We give you the bag, and you stuff it!
(Household goods, furniture, jewelry, books, and accessories are exempt, but we have LOTS of clothing in great condition-…Continue
Added by Kelly Hebrank on October 18, 2011 at 10:32am — No Comments
SOCIAL IMPACT EXCHANGE ANNOUNCES LAUNCH OF
2012 BUSINESS PLAN COMPETITION
New York, NY: October 3, 2011 – The Social Impact Exchange announced today the launch of its 2012 Business Plan Competition. The Competition identifies social sector scaling initiatives with demonstrated impact and readiness to grow, and supports the winners with…Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on October 17, 2011 at 1:09pm — No Comments
In an inaugural effort to describe New Haven’s economic climate, we present this data profile to convey New Haven’smulti-faceted character. It is intentionally selective, and summarily descriptive of the particular qualities that makeNew Haven unique. As a small city, New Haven is as complex and vibrant as a much larger city, however the Cityretains an…Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on October 6, 2011 at 11:30am — No Comments