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.
Community Improvement & Capacity
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.
DERBY, CT – The Valley Community Foundation (VCF) is pleased to announce the release of The Valley Now: A 2015 Snapshot, representing the start of a multi-year process that will culminate in the creation of a community index for the Lower Naugatuck Valley towns in 2016. The snapshot report includes a brief summary of changing demographics and population growth, health indicators, employment rates, education and student achievement, income and accessibility to basic needs among residents in the region.
HARTFORD, CT -- Thanks to a generous grant from the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving, The Hartford Guides, Inc.
STAMFORD, CT – Regional Plan Association has received a $15,000 grant from Fairfield County’s Community Foundation to support local participation in the development of the Fourth Regional Plan for the tri-state New York-New Jersey-Connecticut region.