HARTFORD, CT -- Hartford Public Library has received a grant in the amount of $20,000 from the Nutmeg Foundation to fund a new Online High School Diploma pilot project. The pilot will provide online high school classes to a cohort of ten Hartford students as a more flexible and accessible alternative to the traditional GED test.
POMFRET, CT -- At its quarterly meeting on January 29, The 1772 Foundation, a national leader in the field of historic properties redevelopment, awarded grants totaling $807,400.
NEW BRITIAN, CT – Thanks to a collaboration of four local philanthropic organizations, low-income preschool children at HRA of New Britain’s Head Start programs are getting a better chance to enter kindergarten ready to succeed. That’s because they are now taking part in the Jumpstart early literacy program, funded by $42,500 in grants from Liberty Bank Foundation, the Community Foundation of Greater New Britain, the Farmington Bank Community Foundation, and The Fund for Greater Hartford.
HARTFORD, CT -- The Connecticut Health Foundation (CT Health) Board of Directors awarded Christian Community Action (CCA) a one-year grant to engage newly-insured and uninsured consumers in creating a more responsive, consumer-focused health care system.