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Operation Fuel names new executive director

Patricia Daddona |

Bloomfield resident Brenda Watson has been named executive director of Operation Fuel.

$302K Foundation grant aims to boost Hartford employment

Patricia Daddona |

The Hartford Foundation for Public Giving has awarded a three-year, $302,000 grant to the Southside Institutions Neighborhood Alliance (SINA) to curb unemployment in Hartford's South End.

GoodWorks Insurance makes $5,000 donation to Nonprofit Alliance

The Connecticut Community Nonprofit Alliance recently received a $5,000 donation from GoodWorks Insurance. The Alliance, based in Hartford, represents 411 community nonprofits across the...

Hartford school district snares $380K foundation grant

Patricia Daddona |

The Hartford Foundation for Public Giving has awarded a $380,000 grant to the Hartford public school system to support family and community partnerships.

59 nonprofits competing in March Brackets for Good tourney

Patricia Daddona |

Fifty-nine nonprofits -- including two from the Hartford region that won last year -- will vie for donor dollars in the quest for a $10,000 prize as part of this year's statewide Brackets for Good...

How nonprofits fare with the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

Marla Esan |

Like every sector, nonprofits won some and lost some in the Tax Cuts & Jobs Act. Here is a brief summary of the provisions impacting the nonprofit world.

Q&A with Fernando Muņiz, Community Solutions Inc. CEO

John Stearns |

With many state governments moving away from incarceration and investing more in community-based services, Fernando Muņiz sees opportunity for the Bloomfield-based organization he joined Dec. 4.

W. Hartford senior services nonprofit CEO Fiocchetta to retire

Patricia Daddona |

William J. Fiocchetta, president and CEO of West Hartford's Mercy Community, which offers senior care services, will retire July 1.

$450K, 3-year grant to fund re-entry center in Hartford

Patricia Daddona |

The Hartford Foundation for Public Giving said Monday it is providing a three-year, $450,000 grant to Community Partners in Action (CPA) to spearhead a welcome center for citizens exiting prison and...

Volunteer group SCORE helps startups, small businesses launch, grow

Matthew Broderick Special to the Hartford Business Journal |

Like many aspiring entrepreneurs, Kelly Strayer's idea for a business originated from a home-grown problem.

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