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.
In two years, Audubon Connecticut created 29 enhanced habitats with native plantings at urban parks and schools throughout New Haven,
Fellowship Place helps adults manage their mental illnesses and live fulfilling lives.
A cheerful, clean, safe, and reliable place to eat is not a privilege but a human right. Community Soup Kitchen been guided by that belief for more than four decades.
Yoga4Change makes yoga available to individuals that traditionally lack access due to income constraints and other barriers.
Within a few weeks of learning it had to replace its furnace, Creative Arts Workshop rallied supporters with a successful fundraising campaign.
A program at the Agency on Aging of South Central Connecticut is places older volunteers as reading tutors in New Haven schools.
CLICC (Connecting through Literacy: Incarcerated Parents, their Children and Caregivers) works to strengthen the parent-child bond through reading.
As a combined organization, New Haven Farms and New Haven Land Trust will make green space more accessible to all city residents, thereby creating a healthy environment that will promote community social connections, physical activity, and positive health outcomes.
Longtime nonprofit helps adults of all abilities live and work in the community.