The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven



The Community Foundation is a philanthropic institution that was established in 1928 through a bequest. It is the largest charitable organization in its region of twenty-towns and over 600,000 people; its endowment is currently valued at approximately $300 million.

The foundation is among the oldest and largest of more than 700 community foundations in the United States. In 2007, The Foundation distributed over $12 million in grants.


Web Address

www.cfgnh.org

Social Media Links

Twitter - @cfgnh

Community Foundation Background


  

Recent News from Community Foundation for Greater New Haven


BethEl Center Receives Grant to Support Homeless Shelter Services
Foundation: Community Foundation for Greater New Haven

... shelter and soup kitchen in Milford has been awarded a $90,000 multi-year grant from The Community Foundation for Greater New...more

Hamden High School grad sets up scholarship fund for fellow students hurt by COVID-19 pandemic
Foundation: Community Foundation for Greater New Haven

Partnering with the Community Foundation for Greater New Haven, White established the fund with an initial $15,000 contribution from...more

Historical Society Receives Grant To Repair Munn Schoolhouse
Foundation: Community Foundation for Greater New Haven, The Valley Community Foundation

... urgently needed repairs, thanks to a recent grant from The Valley Community Foundation and The Community Foundation for Greater New...more

Low-Interest Loans Available For Minority And Women-Owned Businesses
Foundation: Community Foundation for Greater New Haven

Mayor Justin Elicker speaks outside The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven July 7. NEW HAVEN — The following information is from...more

New loan program launched for small businesses owned by women and minorities in New Haven ...
Foundation: Community Foundation for Greater New Haven

In addition to the Community Foundation, money for the loan pool is coming from The Amour Propre Fund and the city of New Haven. The loans will...more

Low-Interest Loan Program Launched
Foundation: Community Foundation for Greater New Haven

... a partnership among The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven, HEDCO, Inc., the Amour Propre Fund and The City of New...more

Census significantly behind in some neighborhoods; New Haven hopes to close gap
Foundation: Community Foundation for Greater New Haven

Karolina Ksiazek, Complete Count program manager and a consultant for the Community Foundation for Greater New Haven, said last month that...more

Newhallville “Loves Out Loud,” Feeds 320 Families
Foundation: Community Foundation for Greater New Haven

Harris's team has received funding from The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven, Yale University, Harris and Tucker School, Inc.,...more

Community News For The Putnam-Killingly Edition
Foundation: New Canaan Community Foundation, Community Foundation for Greater New Haven, Community Foundation of Eastern Connecticut

... the Community Foundation of Eastern Connecticut, Thompson Ecumenical Empowerment Group, Americares Free Clinics, Building One...more

Covid-19 Charity Connection Formed to Aid State Nonprofits
Foundation: Hartford Foundation for Public Giving, Community Foundation for Greater New Haven

“4-CT will expand the ranks of these philanthropic partners supporting the nonprofits on the frontlines. ... I am committed to working with all our partners in philanthropy to ensure that state...more

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New Haven County, CT

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Social Innovation Business Offers Financing Solutions to Youth


Social Innovation Business Offers Financing Solutions to Youth

A Toronto-based organization, Youth Social Innovation (YSI), has recently announced two investments that involve Growth Mosaic and MENTORnetwork. The two companies will each receive a $10,000 loan.


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