Social Sciences

Thursday, December 5, 2013
The Citizens Bank Foundation supports the Community Economic Development Fund with $10,000 grant

MERIDEN, CT — The Citizens Bank Foundation recently awarded a $10,000 grant to the Community Economic Development Fund (CEDF) to support its Financial Counseling and Small Business Skills Training Institute. CEDF, which works to strengthen neighborhood economies by providing flexible financial and technical support, established the program in 2008 as part of its holistic approach to support Connecticut small business growth.

Connecticut for Livable Communities

Connecticut’s Legislative Commission on Aging has issued “Connecticut for Livable Communities,” a new report to the state legislature which outlines more than 50 recommendations for communities looking to enhance livability.