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.
Ensures Steady Care for Maternal Health Services
Women’s Health Research at Yale is changing science to address the health needs of women and improve outcomes for everyone. Recent work funded by The Community Foundation is developing heart disease treatment that accurately responds to the biology and experiences of women.
The hotel-to-shelter model shows positive outcomes.
Theater company adapts, survives and gives back.
For many women living one paycheck away from a financial crisis, the COVID-19 pandemic has been devastating. The Women and Family Life Center has offered a lifeline.
Proceeds of summer production to benefit LGBTQ+ youth.
Working with Elm Shakespeare Company, local teens with Ice the Beef confront real traumas while producing an original live version of Romeo and Juliet.
Joshua Lamarr Watkins is named Executive Director.
The area's lead agency for at-risk and homeless youth plans to open a new shelter in 2022.
The educational enrichment nonprofit that focusses on local Latino youth moved its Saturday Academy online, and saw a huge success.