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Added by Lee Cruz on October 14, 2020 at 12:00pm — No Comments
People with disabilities are — first and foremost — people. People with disabilities are people who have individual abilities, interests and needs. For the most part, they are ordinary individuals seeking to live ordinary lives. People with disabilities are moms, dads, sons, daughters, sisters, brothers, friends, neighbors, coworkers, students and teachers. About 54 million Americans — one out of every five individuals — have a disability. Their contributions enrich our communities…Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on October 8, 2020 at 11:36am — No Comments
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) took has unprecedented action on September 1 by issuing a temporary national moratorium on most evictions for nonpayment of rent to help prevent the spread of coronavirus. Citing the historic threat to public health posed by coronavirus, the CDC declared that an eviction moratorium would help ensure people are able to practice social distancing and comply with stay at home orders. The moratorium took effect September 4 and last until…Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on October 9, 2020 at 5:20pm — No Comments
From the CT Mirror:
It’s no secret the pandemic has hit Connecticut’s economy hard. It’s also no secret that the COVID shutdown has hit the state’s black and latino communities the hardest.
Pre-pandemic, there were some more signs of life in Connecticut’s cities – especially in downtown areas, but those gains weren’t always felt in the neighborhoods. City residents have been saying this to political leaders for decades, and still, little was being done.
The CT Mirror’s…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on October 13, 2020 at 1:11pm — No Comments
Below are dates, times and locations for FREE COVID testing in New Haven.
By Galina Angarova
Sain Bainaa, Hundete Nuheduut/ Greetings dear friends. My name is Galina Angarova and I come from the Ekhirit Nation of the Buryat Peoples in Siberia. I was born and raised in a traditional community where storytelling, ceremonies, communicating with the land and our ancestors was part of our daily lives. Before my work in philanthropy and fundraising, I was an on-the-ground organizer who relied on philanthropy to resource…
Added by Lee Cruz on October 7, 2020 at 4:45pm — No Comments
Do you know a family with school-age children and no Internet access? Please let them know! MiFi hotspots are available at the New Haven Free Public Library for New Haven residents to borrow. These hot spots provide free internet access for 3-5 devices at a time. Call the Library at 203-946-8130 x 101 for more information and to reserve one today. No one should be denied an education for lack of Internet access.
Added by Lee Cruz on September 29, 2020 at 4:19pm — No Comments
Community Learning Hubs are safe spaces for children to go during the school day for supervised distance learning with high-speed internet access, social support, and enrichment, in a small cohort of no more than ten children. Children eligible to attend a Hub must be New Haven residents in 1st through 9th grades, registered for the…Continue
Added by Sarah Miller on September 28, 2020 at 10:40pm — No Comments
THE RENSSELAERVILLE INSTITUTE would like to hear from you! Come to the IGNITE Information Session to learn about "Community Sparkplugs" and how your idea may be eligible to receive a grant up to $3,000.
✓Easy application Process
✓ Training and support provided…Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on September 23, 2020 at 9:32am — No Comments
Prevent, Detect, Report Medicare Fraud.
Unfortunately, scam artists are using the coronavirus pandemic to try to steal your Medicare Number and other personal data, but you can protect yourself. …Continue
Added by Kisha Hull on September 18, 2020 at 2:32pm — No Comments
Who We Are Looking For?
Are you a finance professional with strong strategic thinking skills? Do you find joy in making systems run more effectively and efficiently? Are you interested in developing staff and consultants into a team with cutting-edge skills and a strong focus on customer service? If so, our Finance Director position may be perfect for you.
The Finance Director will play a critical role…Continue
Added by Kathleen Norwood Crisafi on September 11, 2020 at 12:07pm — No Comments
Health Equity Solutions invites you to join our 2020 Listening Sessions!
These listening sessions will be approximately an hour and a half long and involve community members and partner organizations. We hope to learn your thoughts on health care and health equity and will use the information to inform our 2021 legislative agenda.
There will be multiple sessions throughout the month, with a maximum capacity of 25 people per session! Please register for the date & time that…Continue
Added by Samantha Lew on September 10, 2020 at 12:15pm — No Comments
The Graduate Student Grant Program provides direct payments to Graduate Student Loan servicers for up to $10,000 over two years, paid in semi-annual installments. Applications are due by Friday, October 2, 2020.
Applicants to this program must:
• Either have earned a graduate degree in the past five years or will be earning a graduate degree by June 2021
• Either be employed or be promised future employment for a minimum of 30 hours per week in a public service nonprofit…
Added by Jackie Downing on September 9, 2020 at 9:32am — No Comments
Nominations are open for the 3rd Annual Nonprofit Stars Align awards program, recognizing outstanding people and organizations within our nonprofit community! Let's recognize the outstanding work of our colleagues!
Added by Jackie Downing on September 9, 2020 at 9:24am — No Comments
The New Haven young adult congregation of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints values kindness, caring for others, and supporting individual and community growth. Two of the young people in our congregation are volunteer missionaries who leave their home for 18 to 24 months to invite others to come unto Jesus Christ. They also spend time helping and supporting others, independent of religious, social, or other interests or…Continue
Added by Andrew Wait on September 1, 2020 at 6:57pm — No Comments
BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEMBERSHIP
Multiple seats available
Nominations accepted through Sept. 14, 2020
Downtown Evening Soup Kitchen (DESK) is currently accepting nominations (and self-nominations) for membership on our Board of…Continue
Added by Scott McLean on August 28, 2020 at 3:18pm — No Comments
here is a “gravitational pull” dragging down Black men in America. “There’s no respect in our community for each other as brothers.” “There are not enough men who are positive role models.” “What can we do as a society to lift Black men up, because y’all did a hell of a job tearing them down?”
These and many other hard truths came to light Wednesday night in the screening of and panel discussion about the short film These Truths: A Documentary on the State of the…Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on August 20, 2020 at 10:17am — No Comments
Call for Participants
UNDERSTANDING COVID-19 IN NEW HAVEN
Do you identify as:
If so, please consider taking this survey: https://bit.ly/33McUuf
You will be entered to win a $250 gift card (3 winners will be…
Added by Devin Avshalom-Smith on August 19, 2020 at 4:04pm — No Comments
Join Us and Take the Pledge:
In order to become more anti-racist, (Your Organization Name Here) pledges to make these changes:
To change our…
Added by Kim Futrell on August 11, 2020 at 5:30pm — No Comments
Amidst a global health and economic crisis, attention to racial inequity and injustice, and growing divisions in a pivotal election year, CAW seeks to explore issues of our time and of our city and region through our fall exhibition program.
Even as our own building is closed, our most public stage — our street-to-roof curtain wall — looking into our two-floor gallery space is wide open. We are excited at the opportunity to invite proposals for work by New Haven and CT-based artists…Continue
Added by Creative Arts Workshop on August 10, 2020 at 10:24am — No Comments