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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.

Chris / Hamden

Ways To Give

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

Books & Pediatricians - A Healthy Pair

Mar 27, 2015
Learn about the Madison-based office of a national organization that teams with health care providers to promote literacy in low-income children. Read More »

Transforming an Urban School System

Mar 25, 2015
The RAND Corporation independent report, "Transforming an Urban School System," finds that both New Haven Promise and School Change reforms are making progress towards their goals and a college-going culture is being cultivated in New Haven public schools. Read More »

Convening: Violence In Our Community

Mar 10, 2015
Join The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven and Long Wharf Theatre for a discussion about the impact of violence in our community and the search for understanding and empathy. 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 »

Good to Know

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

A New Reach toward a Better Life

Mar 13, 2015
This local nonprofit helps families get back on their feet after times of turmoil, securing safe housing, affordable furniture and other support services. Read More »


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