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

Learning to Cook - For Work and Life

Dec 11, 2017
The Connection offers cooking classes at the Roger Sherman halfway house. Read More »

Giving Locally on #GivingTuesday

Nov 27, 2017
The Community Foundation encourages our community to give locally as we prepare to celebrate #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving on November 28th. Read More »

Weekend Food Program Comes to New Haven School

Nov 20, 2017
Aid for Orphans Relief Foundation ensures that New Haven schoolchildren who were at risk of going hungry during weekends are now taking home backpacks filled with grocery staples. Read More »

Food for the Homebound

Nov 13, 2017
FISH of Greater New Haven, which delivers fresh food to the homebound, strengthened the safety net for local veterans this past year through a new partnership with the Veteran’s Administration of West Haven. Read More »

Giving Children the Vision to Succeed

Oct 16, 2017
The ChildSight® program provides vision screening and free prescription eyewear to thousands of New Haven school children every year. Read More »

Building Meaningful Lives at Fellowship Place

Oct 09, 2017
Fellowship Place provides a constructive environment for adults with mental illnesses who would otherwise be at risk of etting arrested or becoming sick enough to wind up in the emergency room. Read More »

Musical Opportunity with Music Haven

Oct 02, 2017
Music Haven is a free after-school program that provides boys and girls from struggling neighborhoods in New Haven the opportunity to learn from world-class musicians. Read More »

A Passion for Choral Music

Sep 25, 2017
Since 1950, the New Haven Chorale has spread a joy and passion for choral music in Greater New Haven. Read More »

Hands-on Education

Sep 18, 2017
For 25 years, Architecture Resource Center programs have used hands-on-projects to teach thousands of students design skills and better comprehend the built environment around them. Read More »

Blackstone Plans Expansion for the 21st Century

Sep 11, 2017
Branford's Blackstone Library plans to expand. Read More »


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