nonprofits,local leaders & Grt.New Haven business sharing information
CL&P and the United Illuminating (CT’s two largest producers of electricity) have highly paid lobbyists advocating for their positions to exploit consumers and punish us for conserving. We, the consumers, need to be our own effective lobbyists; we need to speak up on behalf of our own pocketbooks and our families' financial well-being. As consumers, we also need to be in contact with our legislators to voice our concerns and support actions that we…Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on December 29, 2014 at 1:24pm — No Comments
Many Americans will not want to believe what is written in this…Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on December 23, 2014 at 3:42pm — No Comments
Hello To All!!!!
May everyone enjoy the "MERRIEST" of holidays and then to have a wonderful New Year as well.
All the VERY…Continue
Added by Patricia B. Illingworth on December 22, 2014 at 7:50am — No Comments
EDUCATION AGENDA - HOW COMMITTED IS the Connecticut State Board of Education to Making ALL of CT's Public Schools the BEST Schools Possible? The State Board of Education is asking the state for $11 million to fund eight new charter schools to open over the next two school years. Currently there are 21 state approved and funded charters operating in CT. …Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on December 21, 2014 at 11:27pm — No Comments
As part of its ongoing commitment to support and strengthen nonprofits serving the Greater New Haven region, The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven is once again offering a series of workshops and several competitive funding opportunities. Workshop topics, grant deadlines and detailed eligibility criteria for each grant process is available at www.cfgnh.org or by calling 203-777-2386.
Training Workshops and Online…
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on December 18, 2014 at 4:05pm — No Comments
Usually when I discuss nonprofit board accountability I am referring to those occasions for understanding how and when a board is meeting its fiduciary responsibility. Today though I want to focus on how a board can be more strategic about achieving mission. The answer: analytics.
Analytics -- effectively the work of grabbing and translating lots of statistics about an organization's audience is not a new science. For profits have been using analytics for…
Added by Mike Burns on December 18, 2014 at 3:10pm — No Comments
New Haven, CT (December 17, 2014) - The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven, the region’s charitable endowment and largest grantmaker, announces that Carlton L. Highsmith of Middlebury, CT and Dr. Khalilah L. Brown-Dean of New Haven, Associate Professor of Political Science at Quinnpiac University in Hamden, have been appointed to the Board of Directors. Both will begin seven-year terms on January 1, 2015, taking the seats of David I. Newton and Rolan…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on December 17, 2014 at 3:48pm — No Comments
The Arts Council of Greater New Haven seeks an experienced accounting professional to serve as the part-time Finance Director for this non-profit regional arts service organization. The Finance Director is responsible for budgeting, financial record keeping and management, and budget analysis. Reporting to the Executive Director, the Finance Director manages bookkeeping, payroll processing and preparation of financial reports for the organization’s board of directors. The Finance…Continue
Added by Cindy Clair on December 17, 2014 at 3:30pm — No Comments
Primary Health Care Programs and Services are the Bedrock of Preventing the Proliferation of Chronic Diseases and Continuous or Frequent Illnesses.
Fair Haven Community Health Center, Cornell Scott Hill-Health Center, and Yale NH Primary Care Center are places in Greater New Haven that offer comprehensive Primary Health Care (PHC) programs and services. Primary Health Care is the Bedrock of Prevention…Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on December 16, 2014 at 2:35pm — No Comments
Tenet Healthcare Corporation has given up (for now) on its bid to buy 5 Connecticut hospitals. As advocates for health care consumers, we are pleased that the Office of the State Attorney General did not rollover and allow Tenet to have its way.
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is one of the nation’s largest investor-owned (for-profit) healthcare services companies. Our subsidiaries…Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on December 12, 2014 at 10:55pm — No Comments
The Role & POWER of Education In Molding Successful Lives.
On Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014, I met with a group of seven students (and parents/guardians) at the television studio in North Haven where OneWorld Progressive Institute produces our community programs. Unfortunately, two of the scheduled students (one Asian and one Latino; a female and a male) did…Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on December 11, 2014 at 3:00am — No Comments
Added by N'Zinga Shani on December 10, 2014 at 1:00am — No Comments
Please forward this link to sophomore and junior students in New Haven who are interested in ART!
The International Festival of Arts & Ideas is excited to begin recruiting for our 2015 Fellowship Program. We are looking to choose 10…Continue
Added by Madelyn Ardito on December 9, 2014 at 9:20am — No Comments
Today the City of New Haven launched Ignite! New Haven, a web platform designed to highlight and attract funding for local community projects.
Ignite! New Haven features business and civic initiatives that improve the vitality of the historic and innovative city. The Office of Development and Policy partnered with Citizinvestor, a civic engagement platform for government projects, to create…Continue
Added by Mendi Blue on December 8, 2014 at 3:30pm — No Comments