Grant Stories

Grant Stories

Building Affordable Housing and Stabilizing Neighborhoods

Aug 12, 2019
Habitat for Humanity of Greater New Haven has a long history of reversing blight and stabilizing neighborhoods as it builds and renovates homes for low-income families. Read More »

Affordable Housing Developer Helps Tenants Stabilize Finances

Aug 05, 2019
NeighborWorks New Horizons helps its tenant families stay in stable housing, build community and improve their financial situations. Read More »

Helping Young Students Learn about Careers

Jul 26, 2019
Junior Achievement pairs volunteer professionals with classrooms to help young people learn about future career options Read More »

Connecticut Bail Fund Fights for Justice

Jul 03, 2019
Working to end the criminalization of poverty. Read More »

Leading the Charge for Paid Family Leave

Jun 17, 2019
A guranteed 12-week paid family leave is coming to Connectiuct, thanks in part to the advocacy leadership of The Connecticut Women’s Education and Legal Fund. (CWEALF) Read More »

Green Jobs Teach Life Skills

Apr 08, 2019
Young people working in Solar Youth’s Green Jobs program are not only earning money to work outside and beautify neighborhoods around New Haven. They are also developing valuable skills that will help them professionally and in life. Read More »

Access to Lifesaving Healthcare

Mar 27, 2019
A recent immigrant receives lifesaving treatment through Project Access. Read More »

Dr. Malek's Journey

Feb 22, 2019
Dr. Dut Malek is a veterinarian who is building a loyal following among pet owners who praise his calm and welcoming manner. He’s also a refugee from one of the most violent places on earth. Read More »

Transforming Youth Justice

Dec 13, 2018
Professionals working with youth use the latest research and education to reform the way young people and families are treated throughout the juvenile justice system. Read More »

Positive Strides Made in Gender-Specific Programming

Dec 13, 2018
Grants totaling $80,950 from the Community Fund for Women & Girls influenced and improved the development of gender-specific programming across the region. Read More »


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