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 givegreater.org.

New Haven Promise Connects Students with Careers

Aug 06, 2017
New Haven Promise scholars not only have the opportunity to receive up to full tuition at in-state public colleges and university. They are also building their resumes with paid internships that will help them jumpstart their careers once they graduate. Read More »

Green Jobs Engages and Prepares Students at Common Ground

Jul 30, 2017
Common Ground's Green Jobs Program gives students real-world experience in paid positions working on farms, teaching younger children at afterschool programs and camps, planting habitats, and restoring natural areas. Read More »

Green Jobs Program Engages and Prepares Students at Common Ground

Jul 27, 2017
Common Ground's Green Jobs Program gives students real-world experience in paid positions working on farms, teaching younger children at afterschool programs and camps, planting habitats, and restoring natural areas. Read More »

New Haven Promise Connects Students with Careers

Jul 27, 2017
New Haven Promise scholars not only have the opportunity to receive up to full tuition at in-state public colleges and university. They are also building their resumes with paid internships that will help them jumpstart their careers once they graduate. Read More »

Volunteers give their time and hearts to animals in need

Jul 24, 2017
The dedicated volunteers with the Friends of the New Haven Animal Shelter put their passion to work in socializing abandoned dogs and getting them ready for adoption. Read More »

Urban Oases for Birds and People

Jul 17, 2017
Audubon CT's urban oases bring benefits to birds, wildlife and the larger ecosystem. They are also outdoor classrooms for students and tranquil green spaces for neighborhoods with an abundance of asphalt and concrete. Read More »

Protecting our Air, Land and Water

Jul 10, 2017
After decades of effort, the health of Long Island Sound is beginning show signs of improvement. But long stretches of coastal waters remain imperiled by pollution. Connecticut Fund for the Environment/Save The Sound is on a mission to clean them and continue protecting the region’s air, water and land. Read More »

Planting Trees and Growing Community Leaders

Jun 30, 2017
For more than two decades, Urban Resources Initiative and the Community Greenspace program has helped volunteers around the city create safe and livable neighborhoods. Read More »

Stopping Hunger with Summer Meals

Jun 26, 2017
End Hunger Connecticut! leads a statewide campaign to help schools keep cafeterias open and offering free meals throughout the summer. Read More »

The New Haven Diaper Bank Helps Families in Need

Jun 19, 2017
For more than a decade, the New Haven Diaper Bank has helped lead a national movement to fill a hole in the safety net and expand society’s definition of basic human needs. Read More »

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