Press Releases

Press Releases

State Budget Cuts Deliver a Wallop to Local Nonprofits

Dec 19, 2016
Community Foundation Awards $2.3 Million to Help Read More »

New Online Series Highlights Contributions of Local Nonprofits

Oct 20, 2016
"A Closer Look" campaign runs October 2016 through September 2017 Read More »

Scholarships Awarded from Milton Fisher Fund

Sep 22, 2016
Nearly $30,000 distributed as seven four-year scholarships and nine honorable mentions Read More »

Community Foundation Shines Light on Incarceration Injustices

Sep 09, 2016
Convening attended by more than 245 community members Read More »

Community Rallies to Support Local Nonprofits

May 06, 2016
The Great Give ® Raises the Largest Amount Ever at Nearly $1.4M Read More »

Announcing The Great Give® 2016 – May 3rd and 4th

Mar 29, 2016
The seventh community-wide online giving event to raise funds for local nonprofits serving Greater New Haven will take place over a 36-hour period from May 3 at 8:00 am to May 4 at 8:00 pm. Read More »

Annual Awards To Improve The Health and Enjoyment Of The Quinnipiac River Top $117,000

Mar 25, 2016
The Quinnipiac River Fund announces 2016 grant awards for the study and restoration of the Quinnipiac River, along with promoting education and improving recreational access. Read More »

Area Nonprofits Invited to Participate in 36-hr Online Giving Campaign

Mar 08, 2016
The Great Give ® is May 3-4, 2016. Local nonprofits are invited to register to participate for matching dollars and prizes. Read More »

Alexion and The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven Launch Here in New Haven

Feb 08, 2016
30-Day Grant Program Supporting Local Non-Profit Organizations Read More »

Community Foundation Announces New Members to its Board of Directors

Jan 15, 2016
Justice Flemming L. Norcott Jr. and Roxanne J. Coady began seven-year terms as of January 1, taking the seats of Howard K. Hill and Shelly Saczynski, respectively, whose terms expired at the end of 2015. Read More »

Multiple Funding Opportunities from The Community Foundation

Jan 12, 2016
Several grant opportunities are available through The Community Foundation, with various application deadlines in the coming weeks. Read More »

Wessel Fund Supports Organization Serving Immigrants and Refugees

Nov 24, 2015
A grant from the Morris and Irmgard Wessel Fund to Integrated Refugee and Immigrant Services is particularly personal for the family as they remember their mother’s journey to the United States from Germany in 1939. Read More »

Community Foundation Awards Over $2.5 Million in Grants to Greater New Haven Nonprofits

Nov 05, 2015
Funding from The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven will help students save for college, augment mental health services, construct a new food distribution center, assist domestic violence survivors and more Read More »

Community Fund for Women & Girls Awards Six-Figure Grant to Boost Women Businesses

Oct 30, 2015
Celebrates at 20th Anniversary event with Gloria Steinem and Teresa Younger Read More »


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