As part of coming together around issues impacting our community, The Community Foundation hosts a series of donor briefings featuring local nonprofit and community leaders. If you are interested in attending future Donor Briefings, please click the button below to register or email Dotty Weston-Murphy.
Notice: Most events are being held online as webinars until further notice.
Past Donor Briefings
Greater New Haven and Connecticut are at the center of a zoning reform movement that is attempting to make housing more affordable and break open barriers to economic opportunity.
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.
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.