The Community Fund for Women & Girls has awarded $1 Million to advance women and girls since 1995.
Over 20,000 women and girls of all ages have participated in fund supported programs
Grants have reached all ages– girls (20%), teens (25%), women (28%) and mature women and intergenerational programs (27%).
Grants awarded are in health (33%), economic security – including education (32%), violence prevention, political participation and enrichment programming (22%) and cross multiple issue areas (13%).
Grants by geography: 39% in the Greater New Haven region, 30% in New Haven, 19% in the suburbs and ring communities (including the Lower Naugatuck Valley) and 12% statewide and beyond.
Stay informed. Read Investing With A Gender Lens, The Community Foundation's info brief.
Officers and Advisory Board
| Janna Wagner
Susan Garcia Nofi
Immediate Past Chair
Community Foundation Board Liaison
2017 Advisory Board
|Mary Beth Congdon
||Liza Janssen Petra
||Tressa Spears Jackson