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.
Reach Out and Read continues to make books and reading part of well-child visits during the pandemic.
A safe space in Greater New Haven for support groups, LGBTQ+ programming, advocacy work and activism goes virtual.
At the heart of Citywide Youth Coalition's mission is creating opportunities for young people to develop leadership skills and be engaged in their schools, neighborhoods and communities.
Leadership, Education and Athletics in Partnership, Inc. (LEAP) counselors help young people stay engaged during the pandemic.
Greater New Haven community health agencies are staying connected with vulnerable clients and patients online and on the phone.
Local food agencies have have rapidly transformed their operations to ensure that the hungry continue to be fed during the COVID-19 crisis.
Clifford Beers Clinic is helping people feel connected during these times of social isolation with a new “warm line.”
Helping Loved Ones Say Good Bye During Quarantine
Members pitch in remotely by making masks for frontline healthcare workers.
During a recent grant from The Community Foundation, The Word worked with 16 different public school classes and about 100 English Language Learners.