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Pictured above: Two years after becoming a signature program of the New Haven Land Trust, Schooner Camp is planning to double in size in 2018.

Informing and engaging the community are primary ways we fulfill our mission to create positive and sustainable change in Greater New Haven.

Recent News 

Creating community through baseball »


Walter “Pop” Smith Little League brings together children and families.

From the Start: Neighborhood Civics in Action »


Evolving over the years, the neighborhood program has held onto one core element: helping residents improve their community.

Not My Community: 3 Shocking Stats about Greater New Haven »


How Greater New Haven ranks in growth, prosperity and inclusion against other U.S. cities and what we propose to do about it

Gubernatorial Candidates Discuss Key Issues During GNH Vote 2018 Forum »


GNH Vote 2018 and community leaders host Gubernatorial Forum focusing on key issues affecting the region.

There "From The Start"

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.

Inspiration Monday

Every Monday, The Foundation highlights the work of a local nonprofit in Greater New Haven. Read more.

In the News 

The Community Foundation in the news across the region. Read more. 

Upcoming and Recent Events

Telling Your Story to Funders, Part I: Reporting, Narratives and Photos

The first in a two-part series focusing on the basics of visual storytelling. Explore what makes a compelling story in words and photos Read More »

PLF Gala: Celebrando 15 Años de Progreso

Join us for an evening of fabulous food and dancing to celebrate the Progreso Latino Fund's 15th Anniversary - Sep. 15 Read More »

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

Activist Tarana Burke, the 2006 founder of the "me too." Movement, spoke at the Community Fund for Women & Girls 2018 Annual Meeting and Convening Read More »

Preparing Your Clients for the 2018 Tax Season

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


Convenings and Donor Briefings

The Foundation hosts focused convenings and small briefings throughout the year on topics important to Greater New Haven. 

Learn more about upcoming and recently held convenings and donor briefings.

How can we help?

Kathleen Cei

Communications Officer 203-777-7082 Email Kathleen

How can we help?

Tricia Caldwell

Director of Communications 203-777-7090 Email Tricia

Creating community through baseball

Walter “Pop” Smith Little League brings together children and families. Read More »

Carol and Stephen Ross Fund for Arts Education

Est. 2018 in honor of Carol and Stephen Ross for their commitment to community arts education. Read More »

BlackNHV Fund

"I want those who have had success in the city, to support the fund to help those who just need a little bit more help": BlackNHV Fund est. 2017 by Ratasha Smith. Read More »


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