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Working together to build a stronger community – now and forever.


A lot of great things coming out of the New Haven area. A lot of young people have a lot of great ideas. They want to make the place - the world - a lot better.

Daniel / Hamden

Ways To Give

The Community Foundation offers a variety of ways that you can achieve your charitable goals.

Delayed Opening at The Foundation

Mar 02, 2015
Due to the inclement weather, the offices will have a 2 hour delayed opening today. Read More »

Spreading Reading's Power in New Haven

Feb 27, 2015
This area nonprofit promotes literacy among youth through after-school and tutoring programs. Read More »

Convening: The President's Executive Action on Immigration

Feb 10, 2015
Join The Community Foundation for a discussion about President Obama's Executive Action on Immigration - and what it can mean for Greater New Haven - with Felicia Escobar, Special Assistant to the President for Immigration Policy. Read More »

Responsive Grants Available to Nonprofits from The Community Foundation

Jan 23, 2015
Nonprofits are encouraged to apply early and watch the Grantseeker Information Webinar that took place February 11th. Read More »

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For Donors 

20 Years of Support for Area Youth

Feb 20, 2015
Program provides critical tools to organizations that serve our young people, enabling organizations to provide safe spaces for youth to grow, test their capabilities and contribute to their community. Read More »

For Nonprofits

Local Nonprofits Invited to Participate in 36-hr Online Giving Campaign

Mar 09, 2015
Local nonprofits are invited to participate in The Great Give® 2015. Participating nonprofits can earn special prizes in addition to the donations given online by individuals. Read More »

For You

Preventing Teen Pregnancies

Mar 06, 2015
When teens have a baby, the impact is serious and long-lasting for the teen parents, their child, their families and the community. Both nationally and locally, teen birth rates have fallen significantly in the past 60 years. But disparities along racial and ethnic demographic lines persist. Read More »


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