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Homelessness among veterans dropping in Connecticut as state works to eliminate it

New Haven Register

Homelessness among veterans dropping in Connecticut as state works to eliminate it

November 13, 2014

Having served their country in the armed services, many veterans have not been well-served by their country, with homelessness a major problem since the Vietnam War ended.

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New Haven's 100-Day Homeless Challenge Makes Deep Impact

Connecticut Magazine - Connecticut Today Blog

New Haven's 100-Day Homeless Challenge Makes Deep Impact

November 13, 2014

Last year, Lisa Tepper Bates, executive director of the Connecticut Coalition to End Homelessness (CCEH), attended a conference in Washington, D.C., where she learned about some incredible work being done to house people living on Los Angeles’ Skid Row.

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More than $2.4 Million Awarded to Greater New Haven Nonprofits by The Community Foundation

The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven

More than $2.4 Million Awarded to Greater New Haven Nonprofits by The Community Foundation

November 4, 2014

The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven, the permanent endowment and largest grantmaker to nonprofit organizations serving the Greater New Haven region, announces that it has awarded $2,405,044 in one-year and multi-year grants to 43 nonprofits serving its twenty-town region.

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Summer 2014 Newsletter

Summer 2014 Newsletter

August 22, 2014

Read our Summer 2014 Newsletter and stay up-to-date!

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Help for Homeless Vets Comes in Form of Federal Grant

NBC Connecticut

Help for Homeless Vets Comes in Form of Federal Grant

August 14, 2014

Homeless veterans and their families are getting a boost from $3 million in federal grants awarded to agencies designed to help them find housing.

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New Haven area residents honored for accomplishments

New Haven Register

New Haven area residents honored for accomplishments

August 11, 2014

Marrakech of New Haven recently honored several who worked to improve the lives of others.

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Lawmakers Laud New Haven's Effort To End Homelessness

The Hartford Courant

Lawmakers Laud New Haven's Effort To End Homelessness

August 5, 2014

Advocates who launched an effort in April to line up housing and support services for the city's homeless said Tuesday their new, more systematic approach has been far more successful than in the past.

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100 Days, 102 Housed

New Haven Independent

100 Days, 102 Housed

August 5, 2014

New Haven discovered a quick way to find homes for over 100 chronically homeless people: working together.

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New Haven houses 102 during 100-day homeless challenge

New Haven Register

New Haven houses 102 during 100-day homeless challenge

August 2, 2014

It turns out groups working on the issue of homelessness in the city get better results when they work together instead of duplicating efforts and clamoring over funds and clients.

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98 Homeless People Win "Golden Tickets"

New Haven Independent

98 Homeless People Win "Golden Tickets"

July 17, 2014

Riding on a city bus, Cynthia Keller got a phone call. She started weeping. After four years of homelessness, she learned she would finally have a place of her own.

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