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THE "B" FOUNDATION
Now accepting grant applications from Internal Revenue
Service qualified 501 (C) (3) organizations which seek
assistance consistent with the goals of the "B"…Continue
Added by B Foundation on October 29, 2015 at 7:00am — No Comments
~~Cheers To All~~
We are moving into the time of year where we all count our blessings and are very grateful for many, many things. I would to point out another walk -…Continue
Added by Patricia B. Illingworth on October 29, 2015 at 1:21am — No Comments
In a little town south of Atlantic City there sits a six-story elephant Lucy is a National Historic Site (built in 1881) and she is in a bit of disrepair needing attention. But wait! PETA will help. PETA (the anti-cruelty-to-animals folks) has offered to throw-in some cash if they can also highlight, using Lucy, the plight of circus animals.
The Board of the organization that owns and is committed to the preservation of Lucy has however rejected PETA's offer saying that anything that…Continue
Added by Mike Burns on October 27, 2015 at 7:32am — No Comments
Need funding for your environmental project or environmental organization?
The Greater New Haven Green Fund -- a small foundation that funds environmentally beneficial projects in the municipalities of New Haven, East Haven, Hamden, and Woodbridge -- solicits small and large grant applications once a year. Funding up to $10,000 is available. This year, grant applications are due on Tuesday, December 1, 2015 at 6:00 PM. An electronic version of the Cover Letter,…Continue
Added by Aaron Goode on October 26, 2015 at 10:30am — No Comments
NORMAL AGING VERSUS DEMENTIA - LEARN TO RECOGNIZE THE SYMPTOMS
The complete 1-hour video is available from OneWorld Progressive Institute, Inc.
Although they are at times similar, the symptoms of normal aging differ from dementia in significant ways. Others often tell us-- don’t worry about forgetting things; it happens to me all the…Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on October 21, 2015 at 4:12pm — No Comments
The job opening for the newly-created New Haven Food System Policy Director has been posted.
A detailed job description is available here.
Submissions should be emailed to NHJobs@newhavenct.gov with the position title included in the subject line, and should include…
Added by New Haven Food Policy Council on October 21, 2015 at 4:30am — No Comments
Hello GNH Community!
Can you help us find a Chief Dream Director for The Future Project in New Haven?
The Future Project is a national 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that inspires young people to live lives of passion and purpose - and take bold actions toward their…Continue
Added by Sarah Tankoos on October 19, 2015 at 8:30am — No Comments
OneWorld Progressive Institute Presents: Treating Breast Cancer: A Multi-Disciplinary Team Approach
The 8:17 video linked to this post has valuable information on the importance of making good decisions about treatment for Breast Cancer. When we get bad news, it's not always easy to think clearly. However, if it is a topic about which you already have some solid information, it will be…Continue
THIS IS AN EDUCATION AGENDA ITEM:
According to a program on NPR (linked below)
Two Teach For America Alums Say TFA Has Big Problems When It Comes To Race. OneWorld simply copied a portion of the article from the NPR web site and posted it here for the convenience of those who would like to get the details. It is a very interesting article. We…Continue
Thank you to the 100 plus individuals who braved the cold and wet weather to participate in the 5th Annual Walk Against Domestic Violence held on Saturday October 3 at East Rock Park.
Why do we walk...Because every 9 seconds a woman in the US is assaulted or beaten. We walk because studies suggest that up to 10 million children witness some form of domestic violence. We walk because Domestic violence is the leading cause of injury to women. We walk to show our…Continue
Added by Susan D'Orvilliers on October 15, 2015 at 7:00am — No Comments
During the month of October we focus on creating a greater level of awareness around the issue of Domestic Violence. However, somewhere in Connecticut, Domestic Violence is a problem that occurs every day. We encourage you to be aware of and alert to the problem at all times.
Well, this is the "season of the witch" as the song goes.....but I am writing to give a brief notation on Ghost Stories from the Victorian…Continue
Added by Patricia B. Illingworth on October 13, 2015 at 12:57am — No Comments
On one of the first days of class at Dos Puentes Elementary School in Upper Manhattan last month, a new student named Michelle peered up through pale blue glasses and took a deep breath.
“Can I drink water?” Michelle, 6, said.
“Diga en Español,” her first-grade teacher, Rebeca Madrigal, answered.…Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on October 12, 2015 at 6:52am — No Comments
The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven, the region's largest grantmaker and permanent charitable endowment, is seeking a qualified candidate for an entry level administrative assistant position in the Development, Stewardship, Donor Services and Communications (DSDSC) Department.
This position supports several development, donor service and communications processes, as…
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on October 12, 2015 at 2:24am — No Comments
OCTOBER IS BREAST CANCER EDUCATION AND AWARENESS MONTH.
OneWorld Progressive Institute provides educational information and videos for the benefit of the community. Please check out the short video segments linked in this blog, and please SHARE this blog with others; men and women. Find much more information at: …Continue
EDUCATION AGENDA - To say that James Hillhouse High School Is Going through Transition is to make a GROSS understatement.
OneWorld invites you to read the article and posted comments in the New Haven Independent linked below.
• Superintendent Garth Harries said the district could have managed this year’s transition better. Why not start right…
Solar Youth’s empowers youth from New Haven’s low income neighborhoods to achieve lifelong success. Through programs that connect youth to the environment, their communities and each other, youth build the skills and motivations necessary to be positive contributors to their community, have healthy relationships, be physically and mentally healthy, and become economically self-sufficient.
We are currently seeking an amazing Grants Manager. This…Continue
Added by Joanne Sciulli on October 8, 2015 at 4:40am — No Comments
Added by Mike Burns on October 7, 2015 at 8:32am — No Comments