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The Great Give 2018

Thank You!!

Thanks to our donors, nonprofits, sponsors, staff, media partners (and gG, the acorn), we exceeded our goal and raised $1.7 million for our community. Learn more

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Inspire others to build a stronger community.

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Imagine the possibilities, now and in the future.

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Inform yourself and others about the possibilities and opportunities.

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A Message from Our President


In this time of widening inequality and deepening inequity in the United States, the work of inclusion and economic growth has never been more important in Greater New Haven than it is today. Connecticut is now paying a huge price for being one of the slowest-growing states in the country.
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Ways To Give

The Community Foundation offers a variety of ways that can help you achieve your charitable goals.

Arts and Ideas Celebrates Immigrants

Jun 18, 2018
Immigrants are taking center stage at the Arts and Ideas Festival. Read More »

C-HIT Digs into Children's Health

Jun 11, 2018
Connecticut Health I-TEAM (C-HIT) may have one of the state’s smallest newsrooms, but it has a big impact. With a reach of more than 1.2 million readers, C-HIT is delivering on its mission of empowering residents to challenge public policy with its deep focus on health and safety issues. Read More »

Board Chair Roundtable

May 31, 2018
Wednesday, June 27 2018, 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. at The Community Foundation, 70 Audubon St. A brief presentation by Rosaida Morales Rosario is followed by an open discussion over breakfast. Read More »

Preparing Your Clients for the 2018 Tax Season

May 17, 2018
Hear from fellow advisors onThursday, May 24, 2018 Read More »

Good to Know

For Donors 

The Pfeiffers

90 Years of Being There “From The Start”

Mar 13, 2018
On the occasion of the 90th anniversary of its founding, The Community Foundation is proud to present a series called “From the Start” — a history of investing in good ideas and talented people. Read More »

For Nonprofits

The Great(est) Give: Over $1.7 Million Raised for Local Nonprofits

May 04, 2018
The Great Give ® 2018 far surpasses previous years, raising over $1.7 million for local nonprofits spanning Greater New Haven and the Valley. Read More »

For You

June 18 - Powerful Voices: Strengthening the Individual and the Community

May 07, 2018
Activist Tarana Burke, the 2006 founder of the #MeToo movement, speaks at The Foundation's Convening and the Community Fund for Women & Girls 2018 Annual Meeting Read More »


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