Inspiration Monday Stories

Inspiration Monday Stories

The following stories were created by The Community Foundation to highlight local nonprofits and the impact they have throughout  Greater New Haven. The stories are posted and shared online each Monday afternoon. 

For more information on the nonprofit sector and nonprofits serving our region, visit

A Place for Youth at the New Haven Y

Mar 20, 2017
No matter their age, children and teenagers have a place at the New Haven YMCA Youth Center. Read More »

The Boys and Girls Club: A Second Home

Mar 13, 2017
Personal attention from caring mentors and staff is at the core of The Boys and Girls Club of New Haven's mission to inspire young people to realize their full potential. Read More »

Leaders of Today

Feb 28, 2017
At the heart of Citywide Youth Coalition’s mission is creating opportunities for young people to develop leadership skills and be engaged in their schools, neighborhoods and communities. Read More »

Providing a helping hand

Feb 27, 2017
Area Congregations Together provides the only shelter services for the homeless in the Lower Naugatuck Valley. Read More »

Building Homes Building Community

Feb 19, 2017
Habitat for Humanity of Greater New Haven does more than renovate and build affordable homes for low-income families. It also builds community. Read More »

Providing for those in need

Feb 13, 2017
Since 1965, TEAM has assisted low income families in the Valley and surrounding towns. Read More »

Food, Shelter and Compassion

Feb 06, 2017
Beth El, the only provider of emergency shelter and food services in Milford, helps families, single men and single women in crisis start rebuilding their lives. Read More »

Being Their Best Selves

Jan 27, 2017
St. Martin de Porres Academy opened its doors twelve years ago with the promise of giving life-changing opportunities to disadvantaged kids. That promise is being fulfilled as the first graduates are now in college making dean’s lists and winning awards at places such as Villanova, Fairfield, St. Lawrence and Princeton. Read More »

New Haven Legal Assistance Fights for Justice

Jan 13, 2017
For more than a half-century, New Haven Legal Assistance has fought legal battles for local residents with barriers to justice. Read More »

Scranton Memorial Library plans for the future

Jan 09, 2017
Madison's E.C. Scranton Memorial Library – a cultural anchor and community meeting place for more than a century – is planning to double its size. Read More »


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