Press Releases

Press Releases

Community Foundation Grants Provide Support Amid 2017's Unprecedented Challenges

Nov 20, 2017
The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven reaffirms its committment to the community through grants awarded to local nonprofits. Read More »

Scholarships Awarded From Milton Fisher Fund

Sep 19, 2017
Nearly $130,000 distributed as seven four-year scholarships; an additional $3,500 distributed as seven honorable mention scholarships. Read More »

Fresh Faces Join The Community Foundation’s Board of Directors

Jul 18, 2017
Drs. Maysa Akbar and Joseph Gordon join The Community Foundation's Board of Directors in 2017. Read More »

The Community Fund for Women and Girls Talks Feminism and Activism; Awards $130,950 to Projects Advancing Gender Equity

Jun 14, 2017
National leaders Linda Sarsour and Rebecca Traister shared thoughts on issues at the core of feminism. N ine local nonprofits awarded grants to support projects promoting the social and economic advancement of women and girls. Read More »

Great Give 2017 Raises Nearly $1.3 for Nonprofits

May 04, 2017
Grand Prizes Won by Nonprofits Providing Land Preservation, Services to Refugees and Immigrants, and Engaging Youth Read More »

Get Your Give On with The Great Give®: May 2-3, 2017

Apr 11, 2017
The Great Give® is on May 2-3, 2017. Help nonprofits win thousands of dollars in prizes! Read More »

The Community Foundation Now Offering Funding Opportunities to Nonprofit Animal Shelters

Apr 10, 2017
The Foundation is now offering funding opportunities to nonprofit animal shelters from the The Lillian and Henry A. Konopacke Fund. Read More »

State Budget Cuts Deliver a Wallop to Local Nonprofits

Dec 19, 2016
Community Foundation Awards $2.3 Million to Help Read More »

New Online Series Highlights Contributions of Local Nonprofits

Oct 20, 2016
"A Closer Look" campaign runs October 2016 through September 2017 Read More »

Scholarships Awarded from Milton Fisher Fund

Sep 22, 2016
Nearly $30,000 distributed as seven four-year scholarships and nine honorable mentions Read More »

Community Foundation Shines Light on Incarceration Injustices

Sep 09, 2016
Convening attended by more than 245 community members Read More »

Community Rallies to Support Local Nonprofits

May 06, 2016
The Great Give ® Raises the Largest Amount Ever at Nearly $1.4M Read More »

Announcing The Great Give® 2016 – May 3rd and 4th

Mar 29, 2016
The seventh community-wide online giving event to raise funds for local nonprofits serving Greater New Haven will take place over a 36-hour period from May 3 at 8:00 am to May 4 at 8:00 pm. Read More »

Annual Awards To Improve The Health and Enjoyment Of The Quinnipiac River Top $117,000

Mar 25, 2016
The Quinnipiac River Fund announces 2016 grant awards for the study and restoration of the Quinnipiac River, along with promoting education and improving recreational access. Read More »


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