The following stories were created by The Community Foundation to highlight local nonprofits and the impact they have throughout Greater New Haven. Many of the nonprofits highlighted here have profiles on The Foundation's website giveGreater.org, a resource created by The Foundation for donors to learn more about and support local nonprofits.
Youth Continuum tackles teenage and young-adult homelessness with the construction of Winchester Manor.
Months of preparation and hard work paid off for Greater New Haven nonprofits last week during The Great Give® 2017.
Adults with developmental and physical disabilities find community and purpose at GROWERS, an education and work program at the Edgerton Park greenhouses.
At Strive-New Haven's W.I.N.S program, women learn to overcome past struggles that have made it hard for them to find employment or advance in careers.
ConnCat is helping students with employment barriers gain the skills and confidence they need to succeed.
The Amity Teen Center is celebrating its 30th year. Band nights, afterschool programs, and community service projects draw teenagers from surrounding towns.
No matter their age, children and teenagers have a place at the New Haven YMCA Youth Center.
Personal attention from caring mentors and staff is at the core of The Boys and Girls Club of New Haven's mission to inspire young people to realize their full potential.
Area Congregations Together provides the only shelter services for the homeless in the Lower Naugatuck Valley.
Since 1965, TEAM has assisted low income families in the Valley and surrounding towns.