HARTFORD, CT -- Twelve area nonprofit organizations have been selected to participate in the Hartford Foundation’s “Building on Success” program, a new two-year initiative designed to combine capacity building support and small grants to small nonprofits.
Community Improvement & Capacity
SHEFFIELD, MA -- Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation and Berkshire United Way invite nonprofit, business, government and civic leaders to attend “Collaboration for Results: The Principles and Practices of Collective Impact,” a capacity-building workshop with John Kania on Thursday, November 3 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Crissey Farm, 426 Stockbridge Road, Great Barrington, MA. The seminar is open to nonprofit, business, government and civic leaders in northwest Litchfield County, Berkshire County, MA; and Columbia County and northeast Dutchess County, NY.
WESTPORT, CT -- Newman's Own Foundation announced the completion of its first formal class of Fellows, with six individuals graduating on June 13. As the first year-long program concludes, a new class of 12 Fellows is welcomed into the program.
TRUMBULL, CT -- One hundred members of the nonprofit community from Fairfield County and beyond gathered at the Marriott in Trumbull for a daylong presentation about Purposeful Boards and Powerful Fundraising presented by Fairfield County’s Community Foundation’s Center for Nonprofit Excellence (CNE) in partnership with CT Community Nonprofit Alliance.
HARTFORD, CT -- Hartford hospital is getting $143,800 from the Connecticut Health and Educational Facilities Authority (CHEFA) to train first responders to more successfully treat victims in active shooter and mass casualty situations.
HARTFORD, CT -- Metro Hartford Progress Points, driven by the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving and the result of a collaboration between nine stakeholders representing local government, businesses, nonprofits, academic and philanthropic institutions and organizations, is a highly readable, comprehensive document that highlights the region’s core challenges.