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$3,000 grants available for residents working on community-based projects

The Neighborhood Leadership Program at The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven is Accepting Applications

New Haven, Conn. (July 18, 2024) — Residents in New Haven, Hamden, East Haven and West Haven who are looking to make a difference in their communities…

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Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on July 18, 2024 at 7:25am — No Comments

My Top 3 Tools for Life: Part 2 - Embracing the Power of Reaching Out

Photo Credit: Nini form Paris

This is part two of my series about the top three tools for managing life that I gained from 12-step recovery. If you missed part one of “Mastering the Art of Pausing” you can…

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Added by Barb Nangle on July 19, 2024 at 7:30am — No Comments

Teacher Open House!

  • Teachers MUST RSVP to attend. You can arrive at any time between 12pm and 5:30pm. Check out will begin promptly at 5:45pm.
  • Sign up for a field trip to New Haven Reads during the school year. More information about our field trip program will be available during the event.…
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Added by New Haven Reads on July 16, 2024 at 6:11am — No Comments

Save the Date! The Great Nonprofit Game Show: A collaborative fun-raiser

Come one, come all, to New Haven's first ever Open Benefit: The Great Nonprofit Game Show!

An open benefit is a collaborative fundraiser. We are bringing together six different community organizations to celebrate their work and raise funds together.

Join us at ConnCorp from 5:30-8:30 on Saturday, September 28th for our main attraction, a friendly yet fierce…

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Added by Rosalind Zavras on July 16, 2024 at 12:52pm — No Comments

Vision 2034-Fourth Public Workshop on July 30th on Zoom

Join us at an upcoming public workshop! Our next workshop is a virtual workshop on Zoom on July 30, 2024 from 5:30pm-7pm.

Register here: https://newhavenct.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUrf-2hqz4qHdPN37wKnqfomEfq39fgFhKK

At this workshop, special guest IfeMichelle Gardin will lead participants in creative writing and visual art imagining New Haven's future.

Please help us get the…

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Added by Esther Rose-Wilen on July 15, 2024 at 5:31am — No Comments

My Top 3 Tools for Life: Part 1 - Mastering the Art of Pausing

Photo Credit: Gary Barnes

This is part one of my series about the top three tools I learned about in 12-step recovery. Mind you, I have an entire tool shed of tools now, thanks to recovery. But these three have…

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Added by Barb Nangle on July 12, 2024 at 7:30am — No Comments

7 Insights into How I Learned to Relinquish Control and Embrace Serenity

Photo Credit: Getty Images

Since doing the 12-step recovery, I now have the ability to look back at my life before recovery and see it with crystal clarity in a way that was just not possible before. I’m frequently able to look back at various situations and see: here's what I was…

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Added by Barb Nangle on July 5, 2024 at 7:30am — No Comments

How and Why to Transform Your Life Through Curiosity and Positive Questions

Photo Credit: Jair Medina Nossa

Seek and ye shall find. We all know this is true. When we look for happy joyful things, we find them. When we look for evidence that there is evil all around us, we find it. Same world, but our lens is different.

 

This is…

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Added by Barb Nangle on June 28, 2024 at 7:30am — No Comments

City Gallery Present PRAXIS: An Exhibition of Clay Sculpture, Collage, and Paintings

Featuring the work of Roberta Friedman, Joyce Greenfield, Sheila Kaczmarek, Kathy Kane

 

By definition, Praxis means “the process by which a theory, lesson or skill is enacted, embodied, realized, applied, or put into practice.” It is the act of engaging, applying, exercising, realizing, or practicing…

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Added by Jen Payne on June 23, 2024 at 10:00pm — No Comments

How Saying 'Yes' is Costing High-Powered Women $20,500 a Year

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In my boundaries coaching business, I coach some pretty high-powered women. There's an enormous toll on them personally, professionally, physically, psychologically, emotionally and financially. There are many factors that lead to this, but it’s mainly because…

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Added by Barb Nangle on June 21, 2024 at 7:00am — No Comments

NEW online resource: New Haven People and the Environment Research Library (New Haven PERL)

A new online resource called …

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Added by Lee Cruz on June 20, 2024 at 5:30am — No Comments

How to Transform Our Natural Instincts to Get What We DO Want Instead of What We DON'T

Photo Credit: Ashlyn Ciara

We have certain instincts that we’re born with. They’re natural and are supposed to be there. These are things like security, self-esteem, and personal relationships. But what happens for many of us is that these…

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Added by Barb Nangle on June 14, 2024 at 7:00am — No Comments

You Spot It You Got It: How to Understand Projection

Photo Credit: Andrej Lisakov

Yesterday a client told me her soon-to-be ex-wife called her “juvenile.” I wrote back “projection.” This was in response to my client asking to have their child’s car seat set up in her ex’s car according to the safety…

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Added by Barb Nangle on June 7, 2024 at 7:00am — No Comments

Philanthropy: Time to Abandon the Ivory Tower of Climate Policy

NOTE: This article is 2 years old, the current situation is even more urgent than in 2022.

Even before the pandemic and nationwide racial justice demonstrations gripped the nation in 2020, “climate philanthropy” was rapidly expanding and evolving, with large foundations and mega-donors pledging billions of additional dollars to address the climate crisis. With an estimated $125 trillion of climate investment needed by 2050 to decarbonize the world economy,…

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Added by Lee Cruz on June 5, 2024 at 8:47am — No Comments

How to Release the Past: The Benefits of Letting Go of Negative Narratives

Photo Credit: Patrick Tomasso

When I went through the process to stop gossiping, I realized a lot of things about myself. The realization that I gossiped was pretty astonishing, but there was so much more! Among other things, I realized…

  • I was…
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Added by Barb Nangle on May 3, 2024 at 7:00am — No Comments

Interfaith Volunteer Care Givers of Greater New Haven Gratefully Acknowledges Grant from the Albert Zunder Fund at TCFGNH

Hamden, CT May 2024 – Interfaith Volunteer Care Givers of Greater New Haven (IVCG), a dedicated non-profit organization committed to serving seniors, many with visual impairments, is thrilled to announce the receipt of a generous $10,000 grant from the Albert Zunder Fund at The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven. This significant contribution will be instrumental in advancing our mission to continue providing and improving services that empower our senior community members…

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Added by Dan Camenga on May 28, 2024 at 5:08am — No Comments

Vision 2034-Upcoming Public Workshop on June 4th

Join us at an upcoming public workshop! We will be at Edgewood Magnet on June 4th.

All workshops will include activities for children, food, and an option to participate on Zoom if you are unable to attend in person. At this workshop, participants will have the opportunity to give feedback on the topical working groups for the plan. And stay tuned for a virtual workshop in late July!

Please help us get the word out to your friends, family, and neighbors!…

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Added by Esther Rose-Wilen on May 21, 2024 at 6:15am — No Comments

Why Setting Boundaries Upsets People: A Guide to Maintaining Your Limits

Photo Credit: Andrej Lisakov

Spoiler alert! People usually get offended when you set boundaries with them because they don't have healthy boundaries themselves!! That means if you're getting offended when other…

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Added by Barb Nangle on May 24, 2024 at 7:00am — No Comments

How to Overcome Negativity: Journey from Catastrophizing to Empowerment

Photo Credit: Ava Sol

I’ve always thought of myself as a very positive and optimistic person. When I got into recovery, I realized that I had a lot of negative thinking. Sometimes, it was ruminating about the past, but more often it was catastrophizing about the future.…

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Added by Barb Nangle on May 17, 2024 at 7:00am — No Comments

City Gallery Exhibit AMICIZIA: THE LONG ARC — 50 Years in the Making

An Exhibition of Fiber Art by Jennifer Davies and Paintings by Liz Hawkes deNiord

 

Amicizia, meaning friendship in Italian, is the perfect word for an exhibit by friends Jennifer Davies and Liz Hawkes deNiord, whose long arc of friendship and art-making has spanned more than 50 years. AMICIZIA: THE LONG ARC,…

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Added by Jen Payne on May 19, 2024 at 11:08pm — No Comments

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Imagine. Inform. Invest. Inspire. Working together to build a stronger community - now and forever.

The Community Foundation office at 70 Audubon Street is open to visitors by appointment only; Foundation staff are available by phone and email Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. to conduct business or to schedule a time to visit. To contact a staff member, view our staff directory.

 

 

 

Open Street Project

An Open Streets Family Reunion: Reflections from the 2018 Open Streets Summit

By Ryan O’Connor, Director of Programs, 8 80 Cities Recently 8 80 Cities wrote a blog post about open streets being a labour of love. That being the case, the 2018 Open Streets Summit in New Orleans felt like a family reunion of sorts. It was rejuvenating to see old and new friends who share our passion for open streets and are working tirelessly to create healthier, happier, and more connected communities across the world. The event, which took place on September 15-16, brought together more than 50 leaders who currently organize open streets programs or are interested in bringing the...

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Open Streets Summit Draft Agenda

We hope you are getting ready and feel excited about the Open Streets Summit in Gretna/New Orleans! Taking place from September 15-16, 2018, the Summit will feature tours, presentations and networking opportunities with open streets champions and organizers from across the continent. Attendees will learn about the nuts and bolts of starting or scaling up open streets programs, including: Route design and planning Partnerships with business and officials Social inclusion Safety and logistics Marketing and promotion Program evaluation through measurable goals and metrics If you haven’t done it yet, click here to register for the Open Streets Summit only or...

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Open Streets Summit Speakers Announced!

The Open Streets Project is proud to announce that Ed Solis from Viva Calle (San Jose, CA), Romel Pascual from CicLAvia (Los Angeles, CA), Jaymie Santiago and Charles Brown from New Brunswick Ciclovia will join us as speakers for the 2018 Open Streets Summit in New Orleans and Gretna! Taking place from September 15-16 2018, the Summit will feature: Behind the scenes tour of the City of Gretna’s inaugural open streets program. Workshops, presentations, and networking opportunities with open streets champions and organizers from across the continent. Training and inspiration for both -novice and experienced- open streets organizers and supporters...

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Local Initiatives Support Corporation

“What Rural Means to Me”: Q+A with Nadia Villagrán, Director of Rural LISC

Nadia Villagrán, Rural LISC’s new leader, brings a lifetime of rural experience, and a career’s worth of know-how in rural development, to the job (not to mention eight years in various roles on the team she now leads). In the following Q+A, she shares her vision for the work, her insights into the special challenges for rural, and the reasons her childhood in the Arizona countryside still guide her approach to making impact.

Nigel Roberts Takes the Helm at LISC Memphis

LISC has named a community development leader with deep experience in the public, private and nonprofit sectors to expand its work in Memphis. P. Nigel Roberts will lead investment and program strategies that build equity and opportunity in underserved Memphis communities.

Ruth Jones Nichols, Formerly of HUD, Joins LISC as Executive Vice President to Lead Nationwide Program Activity

Dr. Jones Nichols will oversee LISC’s 37 metro-area program offices, Rural LISC and all its national programs. In addition to her federal leadership experience, she brings to LISC decades of experience working at the local level on critical issues related to housing, jobs, racial and gender equity, education and food access.

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