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Ways To Give

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

Scholarship Fund Aims at Improving African American Access to Higher Education

Jun 19, 2015
Helping young African Americans attain higher education and find their passion is the mission of the Promising Scholars Fund Read More »

Helping Greater New Haven’s Hungry

Jun 15, 2015
Jewish Family Services has been providing social services to residents of all faiths and backgrounds in New Haven County and throughout Connecticut since 1881. Read More »

Is the Threat to Black Men’s Health a Crisis for Black Fatherhood in America?

Jun 15, 2015
Join the conversation about health disparities and fatherhood as experienced in the African American community; explore the opportunities for positive change. Read More »

Conversations with Donors

Apr 14, 2015
A workshop for nonprofit executives and Board members to learn how to raise more funds by being the stewards of a vision. Read More »

Good to Know

For Donors 

Much-Needed Support for Mental Health

Jun 29, 2015
A local nonprofit takes a wraparound approach to providing valuable prevention, mental health and addiction recovery programs to children and families Read More »

For Nonprofits

Report Profiles New England's Nonprofits

Jun 10, 2015
This report is the newest and most comprehensive look at nonprofit leadership in New England, with recommendations on what supports are needed to ensure nonprofits succeed in the region. Read More »

For You

Nourishing Bodies and Spirits in New Haven

Jul 06, 2015
Everyone who visits the Downtown Evening Soup Kitchen (DESK) leaves with ample nourishment to help them get through the night Read More »


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