Statewide survey shows improvements in financial well-being, changes in mask-wearing and vaccination rates, and concerns about gun violence during the pandemic.
A total of $104,000 distributed as eight, four-year scholarships; an additional $2,000 distributed as four honorable mention scholarships.
The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven awards $600,000 in partnership with the Arts Council of Greater New Haven
Created by The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven in partnership with UCONN
Stepping Forward provides double the resources for The Foundation's largest annual competitive grant program.
Work to remove invasive plants, a study of how temperature change affects freshwater crustaceans and research on the impact of microplastics are among the several projects supported by the annual grant awards.
Aleman will head the newly established Connecticut Urban Opportunity Collaborative (CUOC).
Nine organizations were selected for the Fund's inaugural round of grantmaking.
$3.35 Million Raised for Greater New Haven Nonprofits
Total Dollars Distributed by COVID Fund Since March 2020 now at $4.38 million