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, a resource created by The Foundation for donors to learn more about and support local nonprofits.

A Theater for the People ›

The Square Foot Theatre puts the community in community theater.

Hands-on learning at the Eli Whitney Museum ›

At the Eli Whitney Museum, learning happens in the workshop.

Taking Care of Cats ›

The Greater New Haven Cat Project is an all-volunteer organization dedicated to ending the suffering of homeless cats.

Welcoming Every Child ›

At the Connecticut Children's Museum, accessibility for every child is the highest priority.

Called to Serve Immigrants ›

Apostle Immigrant Services help immigrants in Greater New Haven.

Ballet Teaches More Than Dance ›

New Haven Ballet offers various programs for dancers of all ages and backgrounds. The only prerequisite is a commitment to dance.

Maximizing Independence and Belonging ›

Vista runs Creations, a retail store in downtown Madison that offers handcrafted work of more than 60 Northeastern United States artisans

Preserving New Haven's History and Heritage ›

The New Haven Museum is a resource center on the history of New Haven and its families from the time of the New Haven Colony in the 17th century to the present.

Changing Minds and Bodies One Class at a Time ›

Yoga4Change serves the local community by offering mindfulness-based yoga sessions to alleviate pain, reduce stress and strengthen the body

Making College Accessible – There’s An App for That ›

Utilizing technology such as smartphones, tablets, and computers, an App-a-thon introduces students and educators to an exciting array of apps that make college more accessible

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