Press Releases

Press Releases

Get Your Give On with The Great Give®: May 2-3, 2017

Apr 11, 2017
The Great Give® is on May 2-3, 2017. Help nonprofits win thousands of dollars in prizes! Read More »

The Community Foundation Now Offering Funding Opportunities to Nonprofit Animal Shelters

Apr 10, 2017
The Foundation is now offering funding opportunities to nonprofit animal shelters from the The Lillian and Henry A. Konopacke Fund. Read More »

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 »


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