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Spanish Community of Wallingford (SCOW) is helping Latino youth step out of their comfort zones, take on community projects and develop into the next generation of leaders.
The ¡Adelante! after-school program for high school students and Pasos ¡Adelante!, for middle school students, works with about 100…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on September 26, 2019 at 8:22am — No Comments
We must suspend the “privilege” of complacency that nothing can be done; the privilege of empathy that makes us feel good but leads to no action; and the privilege of ignorance, especially of how deeply racism is at the heart of so much poverty...
Added by Lee Cruz on September 25, 2019 at 10:18am — No Comments
CitySCOPE, a new podcast from Kate Cooney and her students at the Inclusive Economic Development Lab at the Yale School of Management. Where we learn about what might be possible for our city by talking with other people about theirs. In Season 1, Remaking the City: Charting the Opportunity in Opportunity Zones, we spoke with
developers, community organizers, housing experts, impact…
Added by Lee Cruz on September 19, 2019 at 8:14am — No Comments
A quarter century ago, downtown Hartford was 8/5 rather than 24/7. People drove in for work or UConn games and then headed back to the suburbs. It was hard to even buy a cup of coffee on weekends.
That has changed...…Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on September 19, 2019 at 8:05am — No Comments
In 1969, Junta for Progressive Action opened its doors to support the growing numbers of Puerto Rican families migrating to New Haven. It has been a beacon for Greater New Haven Latinos ever since.
Junta has built a strong reputation as an advocate for Latino and immigrant rights and as a place where…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on September 19, 2019 at 5:57am — No Comments
Fixing Fathers, Inc., held its annual Fishing with Dads event Aug. 31 at Beaver Pond Park, New Haven. Parents and their children were treated to a two-hour informative training session, facilitated by Doreen Abubaker and Loreen Lawrence who are certified instructors for CT Aquatic Resource Education. The families learned about various fish (brook trout,…Continue
Added by DAVID ASBERY on September 17, 2019 at 12:06am — No Comments
Excited to bring our community together on Sept 25 for a half-day Convening on Creating a Future of Opportunity Through Inclusive Growth. Learn more about the event and speakers at www.cfgnh.org/2019convening. #InclusiveGrowth #GNHOpportunity
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on September 15, 2019 at 3:59pm — No Comments
The two following positions are available with Project Access and New Haven Healthy Start:
Community Health Worker: https://jobs.ynhhs.org/jobs/4560204-community-health-worker
Patient Navigator: https://jobs.ynhhs.org/jobs/4559085-patient-navigator
Apply directly on the Yale New Haven Health webpage for anyone…Continue
Added by New Haven Healthy Start on September 10, 2019 at 3:00am — No Comments
According to the psychologist Peter Gray, children today are more depressed than they were during the Great Depression and more anxious than they were at the height of the Cold War. A 2019 study published in the Journal of Abnormal Psychology found that between 2009 and 2017, rates of depression rose by more than 60 percent among those ages 14 to…Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on September 4, 2019 at 6:01am — No Comments