HARTFORD, CT -- Grants from the Melville Charitable Trust and two anonymous family foundations will help give Connecticut’s poor at least one more legislative session represented by lobbyists for the state's cash-strapped legal-aid groups. The article also includes information about a Connecticut Bar Foundation study.
NEW HAVEN, CT -- The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven announces it has awarded $212,000 to 8 nonprofit organizations working with immigrants and $109,000 to 4 nonprofits serving formerly incarcerated individuals and their families.
HARTFORD, CT -- After spending almost a dozen years at the Connecticut Bar Association in various roles, Donald Philips decided he wanted to become the leader of a bar group. So he went back to school to get a graduate certificate from the University of Connecticut in nonprofit management, which has led him to what he says is his dream job: executive director of the Connecticut Bar Foundation.
HARTFORD, CT -- Attorney Donald D. Philips of Colchester has been selected as the new Executive Director of the Connecticut Bar Foundation. Attorney Philips replaces Sandy Klebanoff who will retire in May 2015 after more than 20 years of service.
NEW BRITAIN, CT — Continuing its efforts to improve early childhood development in the city and three surrounding towns, the Community Foundation of Greater New Britain has awarded $30,000 in grants to specialized programs.