The following stories 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.
Neighbor-helping-neighbor model supports independent living.
Pantochino's summer theater program gives young actors a professional experience.
Connecticut Women’s Education and Legal Fund (CWEALF) empowers women through direct legal services and strategic policy work.
Neighborhood Music School has engaged students throughout the pandemic while refocusing its attention to its founding values.
Fair Haven Community Health responds to growing need for services.
Women’s Health Research at Yale is changing science to address the health needs of women and improve outcomes for everyone. Recent work funded by The Community Foundation is developing heart disease treatment that accurately responds to the biology and experiences of women.
Theater company adapts, survives and gives back.
Proceeds of summer production to benefit LGBTQ+ youth.
Working with Elm Shakespeare Company, local teens with Ice the Beef confront real traumas while producing an original live version of Romeo and Juliet.
Joshua Lamarr Watkins is named Executive Director.