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


The Community Foundation 'steps forward' to address racial inequity and COVID-19
Foundation: Community Foundation for Greater New Haven

... vice president for grantmaking and strategy at the Community Foundation. ... Lastly, the Civic Engagement and Awareness Fund will fund nonprofit ... of color working towards senior management...more

Dr. Marcella Nunez-Smith Takes Aim at Racial Gaps in Health Care
Foundation: Community Foundation for Greater New Haven, Johnson Foundation, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

But she also is involved in community organizations like the Community Foundation for Greater New Haven and Connecticut Voices for...more

USDA grants promise a more sustainable, equitable New Haven food system
Foundation: Community Foundation for Greater New Haven

Lee Cruz, community outreach director for the Community Foundation for Greater New Haven, told the News that these grants are especially...more

Opinion: Finding equitable solutions with community engagement
Foundation: Community Foundation for Greater New Haven

... 32 member CRE Steering Committee (Community Foundation for Greater New Haven/New Haven Healthy Start, United Way of Greater New...more

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

Geographic Focus for Community Foundation for Greater New Haven

New Haven County, CT

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