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Working together to build a stronger community, now more than ever.


Exchanging ideas for creating more opportunity for Greater New Haven residents 
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Ways To Give

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

The Community Foundation Awards Nearly $3 million to Local Nonprofit Partners

Nov 04, 2019
The Community Foundation awards $2,938,243 in grants to local nonprofits through The Community Foundation's Responsive Grantmaking process. Read More »

Access to Healthy Food and Food Start-ups Expands with Nonprofit Merger

Nov 04, 2019
As a combined organization, New Haven Farms and New Haven Land Truts will make green space more accessible to all city residents, thereby creating a healthy environment that will promote community social connections, physical activity, and positive health outcomes. Read More »

PLF Forum with Former Congressman Luis Gutiérrez

Oct 09, 2019
Join us Nov. 18, 2019 for an engaging conversation with former Congressman Luis V. Gutiérrez as he shares insights on his continuing advocacy for immigration reform and immigrant rights, Veteran’s issues, workers’ rights, LGBTQ+ rights and gender equality. Read More »

Creating a Future of Opportunity Event Recap

Oct 01, 2019
The Community Foundation forum, “Creating a Future of Opportunity,” turned out more than 200 community leaders and residents from diverse backgrounds, professions and ages to exchange ideas for creating more opportunity for Greater New Haven residents. Read More »

Good to Know

For Donors 


John D. Allen and Keith E. Hyatte for LGBTQ+ Interests Fund

Jul 18, 2019
Est. 2019 to support and advance the LGBTQ+ community in Greater New Haven. Read More »

For Nonprofits

Grant Opportunities from The Community Foundation

Dec 04, 2018
G rant opportunities and application deadlines Read More »

For You

Help Us Create a Future of Opportunity

Apr 30, 2019
Your input is important to us. Take our survey. Read More »


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