Grant Stories

Grant Stories

Leading the Charge for Paid Family Leave

Jun 17, 2019
A guranteed 12-week paid family leave is coming to Connectiuct, thanks in part to the advocacy leadership of The Connecticut Women’s Education and Legal Fund. (CWEALF) Read More »

Green Jobs Teach Life Skills

Apr 08, 2019
Young people working in Solar Youth’s Green Jobs program are not only earning money to work outside and beautify neighborhoods around New Haven. They are also developing valuable skills that will help them professionally and in life. Read More »

Access to Lifesaving Healthcare

Mar 27, 2019
A recent immigrant receives lifesaving treatment through Project Access. Read More »

Dr. Malek's Journey

Feb 22, 2019
Dr. Dut Malek is a veterinarian who is building a loyal following among pet owners who praise his calm and welcoming manner. He’s also a refugee from one of the most violent places on earth. Read More »

Transforming Youth Justice

Dec 13, 2018
Professionals working with youth use the latest research and education to reform the way young people and families are treated throughout the juvenile justice system. Read More »

Positive Strides Made in Gender-Specific Programming

Dec 13, 2018
Grants totaling $80,950 from the Community Fund for Women & Girls influenced and improved the development of gender-specific programming across the region. Read More »

Greater New Haven Gets Out the Vote

Dec 03, 2018
The Foundation-led nonpartisan collaborative, aimed at populations with historically low voter turnout, registers 1,000 new voters. Read More »

From the Start: The Valley Community Foundation

Nov 26, 2018
For more than six decades, The Community Foundation’s work in the Lower Naugatuck Valley has honored the intent of the Gates brothers’ Fund, most notably through the Valley Community Foundation. Read More »

From the Start: New Haven Healthy Start

Nov 26, 2018
Since 1997, the New Haven Healthy Start has worked hard to reduce the infant mortality and morbidity rate in the City of New Haven. Read More »

From the Start: DataHaven

Nov 19, 2018
For 25 years, DataHaven has been the go-to data resource for professionals across public and social service sectors. Read More »


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