nonprofits,local leaders & Grt.New Haven business sharing information
The Progreso Latino Fund recently convened a group at Gateway Community College to explore the intersection of the LGBTQ and Latinx communities. Gateway’s Student Government President, Monica Maldonado co-hosted the event.
Maldonado and three other panelists shared their…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on June 27, 2019 at 12:58pm — No Comments
New Haven, Conn. (June 26, 2019) – At The Community Fund for Women & Girls’ annual meeting, newly appointed Chair Karen Peart announced grant awards totaling $130,000 to 12 nonprofit partner organizations working to…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on June 27, 2019 at 12:06pm — No Comments
The United States, unlike the rest of the industrialized world, does not guarantee workers paid time off to care for newborns. For many families, the resulting loss of income forces them take on debt and turn to public assistance. The lack of paid leave is also a major contributor to the wage and wealth gap between men and women.
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on June 20, 2019 at 10:31am — No Comments
DERBY, CT (June 13, 2019) - The Valley Community Foundation has awarded a total of $17,275 in its Community Grants Program to eight community groups serving the Valley. These grants will support youth, seniors, historical endeavors, and wellness initiatives in the region.
“With more than $17,000 in grant…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on June 13, 2019 at 2:52pm — No Comments
At New HYTEs, formerly known as New Haven Youth Tennis and Education, youth in the city learn the game of tennis and receive educational enrichment. During this year’s Great Give, they embraced an opportunity to…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on June 6, 2019 at 1:13pm — No Comments
When industrial factories powered the Greater New Haven economy, there was an abundance of jobs with minimal education requirements. What a worker needed to know could be learned on the job, and there was a good chance that job could support a family. Those days are long…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on June 5, 2019 at 4:36pm — No Comments