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.

Panelists discuss the job readiness at a donor briefing on education, skills and training.

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

Donor Briefing Recap: Housing Instability and COVID-19 ›

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.

Donor Briefing Recap: Youth Disrupted ›

How young people in Greater New Haven have responded to COVID-19.

Donor Briefing Recap: Caring for Mental Health During COVID-19 ›

A recorded live conversation with local experts about the pandemic, structural racism and mental health.

Community Health Centers Respond to COVID-19 ›

The CEOs of two local health centers discuss the impact of the pandemic on healthcare delivery.

Donor Briefing Recap: Food Relief During Covid-19 ›

Steve Werlin, Executive Director of Downtown Evening Soup Kitchen, discusses the growing need for food relief.

Donor Briefing Recap: Responding to COVID-19 ›

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.

Donor Briefing Recap: Complexity, Controversy and Opportunity ›

Growing charitable capital and investment strategy explored at Donor Briefing

Donor Briefing Recap: Community Well-being: Reflections, Responses and Road Maps ›

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.

Dotty Weston-Murphy

Sr. Vice President, Development and Donor Services

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