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Capital Workforce Partners and the BEST Chance Partnership Receive $400,000 Grant from Hartford Foundation to Support Jobs Program for Returning Citizens

Aug 15, 2018 Capital Workforce Partners and the BEST Chance Partnership are excited to announce that the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving will provide $400,000 in funding to serve returning citizens with career services, workforce training, job placement/retention and support services in the Capitol Region. [...]

Student-Run Suffield Arts Festival a Huge Success

Jul 23, 2018 More than 30 local artists, individuals and organizations, as well as residents from Suffield and surrounding towns, gathered on a beautiful summer Saturday at Bruce Park in celebration of the arts. [...]

2018 Summer Youth Employment Program to Serve Over 1,000 Young People in Greater Hartford

Jul 12, 2018 The Summer Youth Employment Learning Program provides work-based learning experiences that contribute to youths’ future success in the workforce. [...]

Hartford Foundation for Public Giving Invests in Economic and Community Development in the North End

May 14, 2018 The Hartford Foundation for Public Giving has awarded UAMS a three-year $287,000 grant that will allow UAMS to bring on additional staff to oversee the administrative aspects of the project. [...]

CT Viewpoints Op-ed: State leaders Must Act to Create Sustainable, Equitable, Inclusive Growth

Apr 26, 2018 An op-ed piece by Jay Williams, President of the Hartford Foundation, Juanita T. James, President & CEO, Fairfield County’s Community Foundation, William W. Ginsberg, President & CEO, The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven, and Maryam Elahi, President & CEO, Community Foundation of Eastern Connecticut was published on CTViewpoints.org discussing the recent recommendations of the Commission on Fiscal Stability and Economic Growth. [...]

The Hartford Foundation Receives $50,000 Grant from Travelers Foundation to Meet the Needs of Individuals and Families Relocating from Puerto Rico

Mar 28, 2018 The Hartford Foundation established the Respond-Rebuild-Renew Fund in response to the growing needs faced by individuals and families relocating to Greater Hartford following natural disasters. [...]

Hartford Foundation Education Committee Testimony HB 5448 Education and Workforce Alignment

Mar 15, 2018 On Wednesday, March 14 the Foundation offered testimony before the legislature’s Education Committee in support of HB 5448, An Act Concerning Education and Workforce Alignment. [...]

Connecticut Community Foundations Collaborate to Support New Journalism Series on Impact of State Fiscal Crisis

Mar 12, 2018 CT Mirror Series will focus on fiscal crisis’ impact on nonprofit sector and wealth disparities in Connecticut [...]

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