Support Arts & Culture

Greater New Haven is home to a thriving arts community that includes theatre, music, dance and the visual arts. It is invested in its libraries, museums, historic preservation and the celebration of its members’ ethnic and cultural diversity. Your investment in the arts keeps our community vibrant.

Local Spotlight

The arts in Greater New Haven engage hundreds of thousands of people from near and far. Arts programs create a high sense of wellbeing in the community and create economic and educational opportunities.

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Dive Into The Issues

Regional Vitality Depends on the Arts »

05.24.2017

While Greater New Haven has always supported the arts and its artists, a renewed commitment is needed to not only sustain this vital sector, but also continue building a place where people want to live, work and play.

Historic Preservation »

01.14.2016

Historic preservation not only contributes to the region's identity and quality of life. It also stimulates the economy and create jobs.

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Find Local Arts Organizations

A Dramatic Dedication to Community

The Whitney Players Theater Company teaches youth in Greater New Haven about theatre, while providing quality productions to the community at an affordable price. Read More »

New Haven Clothier Supports the Arts

The David T. Langrock Old Masters Art Fund was established as a preference fund at The Community Foundation. In keeping with the intentions of the original Foundation, the Old Masters Art Fund encourages and promotes classical art and the study of classical art in the Greater New Haven area.

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Long Wharf Theatre: Art, Community & Giving

By the time the Board of Long Wharf Theatre celebrated its 20th birthday in 1985, it had established a national reputation and was an important force in the regional theater movement. But the Theatre needed stronger financial footing, so its leaders turned to The Community Foundation.

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