nonprofits,local leaders & Grt.New Haven business sharing information
When classes let out in June, children who depend on school breakfasts and lunches are at risk of going hungry. End Hunger Connecticut! leads a statewide campaign to prevent this suffering by helping schools keep cafeterias open and offering free meals throughout the summer.
“We work with the school districts to make sure they can offer the meal programs in a…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on June 27, 2017 at 11:51am — No Comments
New Haven, CT (June 14, 2017) – The Community Fund for Women & Girls, Greater New Haven’s permanent charitable endowment dedicated solely to advancing women and girls, held its annual event June 14 entitled FEMINISM: The Common…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on June 15, 2017 at 1:39pm — No Comments
The Connecticut Community Nonprofit Alliance is issuing a last call to nonprofits to complete a survey on the impact of no state budget.
While the General Assembly failed to vote on the final FY18-19 biennial budget before the constitutionally mandated midnight, legislative leaders called a special session with the goal of reaching an…
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on June 8, 2017 at 10:01am — No Comments
People seek help from the Literacy Volunteers of Greater New Haven for many reasons. Some want to improve their literacy to find a better job. Others want the enriching experience of reading stories to their children or grandchildren. For non-native speakers, learning how to read instructions and signs is essential for navigating daily tasks. It could be a matter of…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on June 7, 2017 at 4:51pm — No Comments
Teenagers who couch surf and live on the streets are at a high risk of growing up to be homeless adults. Working to break this cycle, Youth Continuum is constructing Winchester Manor, housing with supportive services for vulnerable young men and women ages 18 -24.
“This is the first permanent supportive housing for youth in Connecticut and will…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on June 1, 2017 at 11:39am — No Comments