Sponsored Events 2021

Community Foundation sponsored events in 2021


Dec 25: New Freedom Missionary Baptist Church - 2nd "Grab, Go & Grub" Christmas Dinner at New Freedom Missionary Baptist Church, 280 Starr Street, New Haven from 10 a.m. -11:30 a.m. ($1000)

Dec 24: New Lifestyles Transitional Housing for Women - New Lifestyles Christmas Event distributing gift bags of personal hygiene items along with gift cards, hats, gloves, socks, journals, and Christmas dinners. ($1000)

Dec 17 - Community Soup Kitchen - a tasting dinner Fundraiser with The Symphony Orchestra at their Messiah performance at Christ Church ($2500)

Dec 9 - The Collaboration of Minority Women Professionals' Annual Holiday Fundraiser ($1000)

Dec 4- 12: Ronald McDonald House Charities of CT and Western MA - 32nd Anniversary Trees of Hope holiday spectacular ($800)
Maritime Center in New Haven lobby and hallways


Nov 21: Creative Hearts Inc. - Celebrating the year at Bregamos Theater at 4:30 pm ($500)

Nov 6: New Haven Chorale - Tribute to the Eagles ($1000)

Nov 5-6: Scranton Library Friends, Inc. - Putting Around the Library Links 18 hole mini-golf fundraising event inside the library ($250)


Oct 28: Marrakech, Inc. - The Marrakech Golden Anniversary Party: 50 Years of Daring to be Different, 5:30-8:30 pm at the Oakdale Theater in Wallingford. ($1000)

Oct 25: Neighborhood Housing Services of New Haven - 42nd Annual Meeting ($1000)

Oct 24: Permanent Commission on the Status of Women in Connecticut Education Fund, Inc.

Oct 23: Connecticut State Conference of NAACP Branches - 56th Annual NAACP Connecticut State Convention and 100 Most Influential Blacks in Connecticut ($2500)

Oct 23: Connecticut Brewers Guild - The Change in the Air ($1000)

Oct 21: Gateway Community College Foundation, Inc. - The 24th Annual Gateway Community College Foundation Hall of Fame Induction will take place on October 21, 2021 from 6:00-9:00 in hybrid format. ($2500)

Oct 17: Arts in CT Corporation - Westville Children's Fall Festival ($250)
351 McKinley Avenue in New Haven, CT (2 p.m. - 6 p.m.)

Oct 16: Coalition for Sustainable Cheshire, Inc. - Cheshire Sustainability Fair ($500)
First Congregational Church in Cheshire, CT on Saturday, October 16th, rain date Oct. 23rd (10 a.m. - 3 p.m.).

Oct 12: The Shoreline Chamber of Commerce - Women of Excellence Annual Awards luncheon ($1000)
Guilford Yacht Club (12 p.m. -1:30 p.m.)


Sep 18: Black Infinity Collective - Black Haven Film Fest ($2,500)

Sep 20: Promising Scholars Fund Golf Classic - A day-long golf outing; proceeds support the Promising Scholars Fund for future scholarships

Sep 25: New Haven Ecology Project - Feast from the Fields ($1,000)

Sep 29: Clifford W Beers Guidance Clinic - Annual Builders of Hope event (postponed to Spring of 2022)


    Aug 21: The Rescue Our Boys Foundation - back to school event ($500)
    South Genesee Park (12 p.m. - 4 p.m.)