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

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giveGreater cards introduced at The Community Foundation's Annual Meeting. Honoring a Legacy of Learning ›. "I wanted to really honor my dad...more

Local arts projects receive $583,000 in grants from community foundation - Yale Daily News
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On Sept. 13, the Foundation's Racial Equity and Creative Healing program awarded 16 local arts projects a total of $583,000 in grant money. Projects...more

Community Foundation launches program to train future nonprofit leaders of color - Yale Daily News
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Over the course of nine months, these aspiring leaders will attend sessions focusing on the ins and outs of nonprofit management, finances...more

Quinnipiac professor receives grant for work on Quinnipiac River
Foundation: Community Foundation for Greater New Haven

The grant, awarded through The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven, calls for collecting and testing water samples from locations...more

Community Foundation for Greater New Haven Awards $4M In Grants
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As a result, a quarter of the grant awards went to organizations that are new to The Foundation. "Modifying the responsive application process opened...more

Community Foundation Awards $4M In Grants, Including Madison
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Some 72 non-profits, from across greater New Haven and including Madison, were awarded grants to help with recovery from pandemic losses. ·...more

Community Foundation Awards $4M In Grants, Including East Haven
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"This is far beyond what we've done in the past. It reflects new spending and new priorities around racial equity and COVID recovery,"...more

UConn Faculty Developing Leadership Program for Nonprofit Leaders of Color
Foundation: Community Foundation for Greater New Haven

“This project builds on our current strengths in nonprofit leadership development and nonprofit management.” The nine-month program will assist...more

Food Business Accelerator program holds annual Pitch Day
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The Food Business Accelerator receives support from The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven, Greater New Haven Chamber...more

Fair Haven CMT discusses strides in public safety and community health
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Lee Cruz, the community outreach director of the Community Foundation for Greater New Haven, said that the damage left by the burglary was...more



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