Community, Nonprofits and Businesses sharing Information
Last fall, middle school boys at Betsy Ross Arts Magnet School learned the high kicks, spins, and quick dance moves of the Brazilian marital art Capoeira. The after-school workshop, offered by the Elm City Dance Collective and Connecticut Capoeira Center, was a hit with the students and welcomed by school faculty as an innovative way to engage boys.
“It was a pleasure to see the boys support and help each other gain confidence and learn about group interactions,” says Sylvia…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on November 17, 2016 at 1:06pm — No Comments
At a local mental health clinic, all the patients were required to pass through a metal detector. Yet the clinicians and staff entered through a different set of doors with no security. After a series of training sessions provided by The Connecticut Women’s Consortium, clinic administrators came to realize this sent the wrong message to patients. Because trust is at the foundation of a successful patient-clinician relationship, the different set of rules potentially undermined the successful…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on November 10, 2016 at 1:24pm — No Comments
The Community Foundation is highlighting different areas of nonprofit services offered throughout Greater New Haven.
Using giveGreater.org as the platform, The Foundation is asking the community to take “A Closer Look” each month at the issues that impact the health and wellbeing of Greater New Haven and the nonprofits that are…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on November 3, 2016 at 9:30am — No Comments