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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 

Pequeñas Ligas: A Youth and Family Center Without Walls »

10.14.2019

For more than two decades, Pequeñas Ligas Hispanas de New Haven has made the city’s extensive athletic and cultural resources accessible to Latino children and youth from low-income families.

Arte Celebrates Youth and Hispanic Heritage  »

10.04.2019

Every year during Hispanic Heritage Month, ARTE Inc. enlivens New Haven with a full slate of events that showcase the community’s vibrant Latinx culture.

Creating a Future of Opportunity Event Recap »

10.01.2019

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.

Growing Food and Community »

09.30.2019

Not only is Massaro Community Farm a place to find a wide variety of locally-grown produce — it is also a treasured community anchor.

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

PLF Forum with Former Congressman Luis Gutiérrez

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

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 »

Settled Landscape: Lessons from the 2018 Tax Law Changes

A panel discussion for Professional Advisors was held on the benefits and challenges of the 2018 tax law changes and the impact on community philanthropy. Read More »

Beautiful Skin: A Courageous Conversation on Black Latinx

The Progreso Latino Fund held a courageous conversation on Black Latinx with Ingrid M. Canady at their Latino leaders networking event on Sept. 16, 2019, 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?

Ratasha Smith

Communications Officer 203-777-7096 Email Ratasha

How can we help?

Patricia Bogie

Director of Communications 203-777-7090 Email Patricia

Pequeñas Ligas: A Youth and Family Center Without Walls

For more than two decades, Pequeñas Ligas Hispanas de New Haven has made the city’s extensive athletic and cultural resources accessible to Latino children and youth from low-income families. Read More »

Using philanthropy to forge strong family and community bonds

Our fund provides us the opportunity to come together and thoughtfully reflect as a family on the giving that we do. Read More »

Arte Celebrates Youth and Hispanic Heritage 

Every year during Hispanic Heritage Month, ARTE Inc. enlivens New Haven with a full slate of events that showcase the community’s vibrant Latinx culture. Read More »

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