The Community Foundation works to promote inclusion and reduce inequities by engaging with diverse community leaders and increasing the amount and impact of local giving and community investment in Greater New Haven.
Working in the Community
The Foundation promotes the work of creating opportunity by sharing what we are learning, convening community leaders and funding work aligned with our strategy.
The CT Mirror examines the need for an economic recovery that reaches beyond refurbished city centers to include all neighborhoods and communities.
The Community Foundation to support NAACP CT's One Million Job Campaign through $25,000 grant.
Community Foundation Opportunity Network is a national leadership and action network of community foundations committed to narrowing the youth opportunity gap.
Op-Ed "Opportunity, Inclusive Growth and Mission Investing"
The Community Foundation President and CEO Will Ginsberg outlines The Foundation's vision of expanding opportunity in the New Haven Biz Op-Ed, "Opportunity, Inclusive Growth and Mission Investing."
The Greater New Haven Community Progress Report (2020) shows long-standing trend of widening disparities in income, wealth, heath and other measures.
Action You Can Take Right Now
Makes immediate grants to organizations and programs either as you direct, or to issues The Foundation is prioritizing such as reducing health disparities, assisting immigrants or supporting the arts.
Supports what matters to you in perpetuity. Determine its purpose and type. Make a contribution. Become eligible for a tax deduction for the current year.