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Rain or Shine the 6th Annual Walk Against Domestic Violence will be held on Saturday, October 1, 2016 at mActivity Fitness Center, 285 Nicoll Street, New Haven, CT
The event is open to all and individuals can register on the day of the walk.
For almost 40 years Family CT has helped thousands of women, children and families live safe, happy and violence-free lives.
For more information about the programs and services of…
Added by Susan D'Orvilliers on September 29, 2016 at 11:43am — No Comments
Adults with intellectual and other developmental disabilities are no different than anyone else in their desire to lead productive and fulfilling lives. But opportunities for employment are often too few. For more than 30 years, a Cheshire-based organization has been overcoming this hurdle for the benefit of both adults with disabilities and area employers.
“Our individuals are a great choice for a variety of jobs,” says Abilities Without Boundaries Executive Director Kevin…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on September 29, 2016 at 10:57am — No Comments
'r kids is looking for a seasoned Graphic Designer to help us grow our brand. For more information about 'r kids please visit our website at
If you are interested in this volunteer opportunity please call Cindy at 203-865-5437.
Added by Cindy Fernandes on September 28, 2016 at 2:42pm — No Comments
'r kids is currently looking for new BOD members. Do you have a passion for vulnerable children and their families? Would you like to make a difference in their lives? Do you have expertise in finance and governance? Please visit our website for more information about
'r kids Family Center at www.rkidsct.org. or call Cindy at 203-865-5437.
Added by Cindy Fernandes on September 28, 2016 at 2:38pm — No Comments
OneWorld Progressive Institute, Inc is a 501(C)3, 100 percent volunteer organization serving
Greater New Haven and the broader CT community since 1996. Please visit our YouTube channel to see examples of our work: https://goo.gl/q3YhD6 Education and Civic Engagement are two areas of focus. Visitors can learn much more about OneWorld’s investment in…Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on September 25, 2016 at 1:42am — No Comments
New Haven, CT (September 22, 2016) - The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven, the region’s largest grantmaker and charitable endowment, announces the winners of the Milton Fisher Scholarship for Innovation and Creativity for students who came up with distinctive solutions to problems faced by their schools, communities, and families. A large number of extraordinary applications were received. While each application submitted for consideration highlighted a creative project,…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on September 22, 2016 at 10:18am — No Comments
Comments to the Connecticut Department of Social Services Home and Community Based Services Unit by David V. Hunter
September 21, 2016
I am the President & CEO of Mary Wade, which is a nonprofit senior living campus located in New Haven. Mary Wade provides a continuum of programs and services including adult day health center, transportation, primary care, out-patient rehab, and 45…Continue
Added by David V. Hunter on September 21, 2016 at 4:00pm — No Comments
New Haven, CT (September 19, 2016) –The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven, the region’s permanent endowment and largest grantmaker to nonprofits, announces that it has committed $1.3 Million to New Haven Promise (NHP). The grant will be distributed over three years starting in 2017, following the end of The Foundation's current grant to NHP.
“The Community Foundation sees New Haven Promise as one of the most ambitious and important things happening in our community today,”…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on September 20, 2016 at 8:30am — No Comments
Photo courtesy of Chris Volpe.
New Haven, CT (September 9, 2016) –The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven’s strategic work to create a welcoming community underpinned yesterday’s Convening entitled EMERGING: Life After Incarceration featuring author and director, Shaka Senghor.
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on September 15, 2016 at 9:38am — No Comments
The Institute Library Executive Director Valerie Garlick. Photo by Matt Higbee.
In 1826, a group of young men who had been meeting regularly in New Haven to read their writing to each other decided to form a library association. They pooled their money to purchase books and began hosting public speaking…Continue
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Family Centered Services of CT will hold its 6th annual Walk Against Domestic Violence on Saturday, October 1, 2016 to kick off support of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Each year more than 45,000 women and children are victims of domestic violence in Connecticut, according to the Connecticut Coalition Against Domestic Violence. This year the focus and theme of the walk is: Domestic Violence, Health & Healing: Moving Beyond Surviving. Family CT is committed to fostering…Continue
Added by Susan D'Orvilliers on September 7, 2016 at 1:27pm — No Comments
I have been remiss concerning writing about Grove Street but today I feel I need to give Tribute to two special people from the Cemetery - Bill and Joan Cameron. Two people who dedicated themselves to the preservation of the history of New Haven. Both worked unending in the cemetery for over 40 years. In tribute to them both I would like to put their life works into…Continue
Added by Patricia B. Illingworth on September 5, 2016 at 10:31am — No Comments