GNH Community

nonprofits,local leaders & Grt.New Haven business sharing information

During the month of March, our focus is on Children and Youth; in particular, organizations that provide services for positive youth development. These nonprofits (below) are highlighted as part of our series "A Closer Look," which runs through September 2017.

Learn more about the other nonprofits on giveGreater.org that promote Children & Youth in our region. 

Almada Lodge - Times Farm Camp Corporation

Amity Teen Center

Arte

Boy Scouts of America, CT Yankee Council

Boys & Girls Club of New Haven

Boys & Girls Club of the Lower Naugatuck Valley

Catholic Charities

Central Connecticut Coast YMCA - Main Branch

Citywide Youth Coalition

College Summit Connecticut

Easter Seals Goodwill Industries Rehabilitation Center

Elm City Internationals

Elm City Robo Squad

Farnam Neighborhood House

Girl Scouts of Connecticut

Guilford Center for Children

Hamden/North Haven YMCA

Higher Heights Youth Empowerment Programs

Housatonic Council, Boy Scouts of America

JASON Project

Junior Achievement of Southwest New England

Junior Achievement of Western Connecticut

JUNTA for Progressive Action

Kidnetic ClubHouse

Latina Army

Leadership Education and Athletics in Partnership

Music Haven

New Haven Ballet

New Haven YMCA Youth Center

New Haven Youth Soccer

New Haven Youth Tennis

Pequenas Ligas Hispanas de New Haven

Seymour-Oxford Nursery & Child Care Association

Shelton High School Robotics Team

Shepherds

Solar Youth

Soundview Family YMCA in Branford

Spanish Community of Wallingford

Squash Haven

Student Parenting and Family Services

The West Haven Community House Assoc. Inc.

Valley YMCA

West Haven Child Development Center

Women of Power Network

Woodbridge Community Playground

Woodruff Family Y in Milford

Architecture Resource Center

Calvin Hill Day Care Center

Center for Children's Advocacy

Children in Placement Connecticut

Children's Center of Hamden

Children's Community Programs of Connecticut

Children's Law Center of Connecticut

Christian Community Action

Community Fund for Women & Girls

Concepts for Adaptive Learning

Connecticut Juvenile Justice Alliance

Connecticut Voices for Children

Consultation Center

Covenant to Care for Children

Family Centered Services of CT

Foundation of the Greater New Haven Chamber of Commerce

Gesell Institute of Child Development

Jewish Home for Children

Lower Naugatuck Valley Parent Child Resource Center

New Haven Diaper Bank

New Haven Family Alliance

New Haven Healthy Start

New Haven Reads Community Book Bank

New Haven Scholarship Fund

R Kids Family Center

School for Ethical Education

TEAM

Women and Family Life Center

Youth Continuum

Views: 39

Comment

You need to be a member of GNH Community to add comments!

Join GNH Community

Imagine. Inform. Invest. Inspire.

Working together to build a stronger community - now and forever

Neighborhoods: What is Working

When Disaster Hits, Your First Responder Probably Will Not Be a First Responder

The FIRST assets in a disaster are neighbors. In fact, it turns out that while your neighbors have everything to do with your immediate chances in a disaster, your neighbors and their collective extended connections determine how well and how fast your community will recover.

Organizational Culture of Fear: The Shadow Side of US Culture

Don't let the title mislead you. Peter's intimate conversation with life, career and business coach CJ Liu is profound, touching and funny. Ostensibly a discussion of Peter's book Flawless Consulting, CJ says at the end, "We didn't talk about the book at all." Instead, the conversation ranged from personal transformation, integrating who you are with what you do and outlets for pain and rage to freedom, authenticity, courage and the power of co-creation--plus yoga, cartoons, parenting and much more.

The Problem With Problems

One of the reasons we may have so little productive citizen creativity at the local level is that people buy into the belief that the purpose of getting together is to deal with a problem. There is another purpose that is probably more important: engagement that mobilizes citizen creativity and contributions.

Open Street Project

Join us for an Open Streets Study Tour October 6th-8th!

The Open Streets Project is partnering with the non-profit organization New Brunswick Tomorrow to deliver an educational Open Streets Study Tour in New Brunswick, NJ from October 6th - October 8th. The Study Tour will feature classroom sessions, networking opportunities, a behind the scenes tour of New Brunswick’s industry leading Ciclovia.

The post Join us for an Open Streets Study Tour October 6th-8th! appeared first on Open Streets Project.

Open Streets Project Revamped

The Open Streets Project has undergone some changes over the last year. We bid a sad farewell to project co-founder, the Alliance for Biking & Walking, who are moving on to other things, and we happily welcomed a new partner, international Open Streets leader 8 80 Cities. We are excited for all the possibilities and energy this partnership will bring.

The post Open Streets Project Revamped appeared first on Open Streets Project.

Local Initiatives Support Corporation

Ten Talented Local Leaders Win LISC Fellowship

They come from all corners of the country, and all share a deep commitment to helping their communities thrive. Meet the inaugural class of the Michael Rubinger Community Fellowship. Named after LISC’s longtime CEO, who retired last summer, the fellowship recognizes their accomplishments to date, and invests in their growth as leaders and in the future of community development. “They are the staying power of what we do,” Rubinger said.  “We owe it to our field to find new ways to build and nurture them.”

In Flint, an Avenue Leading to Safety

For decades, the residents of Flint, Michigan have endured high rates of crime alongside devastating unemployment, depopulation and blight—and recently, a severe water crisis on top of that. But the energy and commitment of neighbors, business people and key anchor institutions are transforming the historic University Avenue corridor. Crime there, in turn, has plummeted. A Department of Justice community safety grant, with training and technical assistance from LISC, has ramped up those efforts and is helping make the corridor a model of problem-solving, and optimism, for all of Flint.

A Hive of Small Business Activity in Boston

In celebration of Small Business Saturday (Nov. 25), we're profiling emerging enterprises in the communities where we work that have benefited from LISC small business lending and support. In Boston, Northeastern University and LISC have launched the Impact Lending initiative to spur women- and minority-owned businesses and local economies that surround the university. Honeycomb Café, a bustling new locavore restaurant in South Boston’s Dorchester area, offers a picture of impact lending at its finest.

© 2017   Created by Lee Cruz.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service