Grant Stories

Grant Stories

Food Relief Adapts to Pandemic

Apr 02, 2020
Local food agencies have have rapidly transformed their operations to ensure that the hungry continue to be fed during the COVID-19 crisis. Read More »

The Connecticut Hospice Serves with Humanity During COVID-19

Mar 27, 2020
The Branford-based nonprofit adapts to the pandemic. Read More »

Nonprofit Maker Space Sews Masks For Health Workers

Mar 27, 2020
Make Haven members are pitching in to sew masks for frontline healthcare and service workers. Read More »

Doctors Prescribe Reading to Young Chidren

Mar 09, 2020
Pediatric medical providers at Yale New Haven Pediatric Primary Care Center bring more than their stethoscopes into an exam room. They also come baring colorful, age appropriate children’s books. Read More »

Youth Expression Through The Word

Mar 02, 2020
During a recent grant from The Community Foundation, The Word worked with 16 different public school classes and about 100 English Language Learners. Read More »

Portals to the Past

Feb 28, 2020
This rich history of the Quinnipiac River is explored in a photographic series on, the website for The Quinnipiac River Fund. The series pairs historic with present-day photos, and features the iconic Grand Avenue Bridge. Read More »

Girls Learn to Code at LEAP

Feb 24, 2020
At LEAP, young people have the opportunity see themselves in high-paying computing occupations writing code and building software. Read More »

Caring for Neglected Pets at The Animal Haven

Feb 10, 2020
The Animal Haven in North Haven recently opened its new cat wing with grant support from the Lillian and Henry Konopacke Fund at The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven. Read More »

Fellowship Place Connects Clients to Work

Jan 30, 2020
Fellowship Place helps adults manage their mental illnesses and live fulfilling lives. Read More »

Community Soup Kitchen Feeds the Hungry

Jan 13, 2020
A cheerful, clean, safe, and reliable place to eat is not a privilege but a human right. Community Soup Kitchen been guided by that belief for more than four decades. Read More »


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