The Community Foundation's donor briefing series offers in-depth presentations and discussions about issues impacting our community, such as immigration, media, arts sustainability and health care access. If you are interested in attending future Donor Briefings, email Dotty Weston-Murphy.
Notice: All events are being held online as webinars until further notice.
Past Donor Briefings
During a donor briefing on July 24, a panel of Connecticut housing advocates discussed the current crisis within the larger context of preexisting disparities and segregation.
How young people in Greater New Haven have responded to COVID-19.
A recorded live conversation with local experts about the pandemic, structural racism and mental health.
The CEOs of two local health centers discuss the impact of the pandemic on healthcare delivery.
A discussion with Marcella Nunez-Smith, MD, MHS.
Steve Werlin, Executive Director of Downtown Evening Soup Kitchen, discusses the growing need for food relief.
On April 8, President and CEO Will Ginsberg and Senior Vice President for Grantmaking and Strategy Christina Ciociola provided donors with an update on The Community Foundation’s response to COVID-19.
Growing charitable capital and investment strategy explored at Donor Briefing
Community Foundation staff presented indicators from the recently published Greater New Haven Community Index 2019 at our latest donor briefing, along with the results and impact of recent Community Foundation responsive grants that illustrate the work being done to expand opportunity in the region.
Skills that are in demand and what is needed to improve Connecticut's workforce were discussed at a Foundation Donor Briefing held on May 29 at District New Haven's Holberton School.