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Energy costs unaffordable for 322,000 CT households

Matt Pilon |

Despite a drop in energy prices this year, utility bills remain unaffordable for approximately 322,000 Connecticut households, according to an annual report commissioned by the nonprofit Operation...

Lembo probes possible discrimination by nonprofit AFA

Patricia Daddona |

Connecticut Comptroller Kevin Lembo is investigating possible discrimination involving the American Family Association (AFA).

Foodshare to provide hot meals to thousands in CT this Thanksgiving

Patricia Daddona |

Bloomfield-based Foodshare is providing a hot meal for 15,871 Greater Hartford families this Thanksgiving, according to the agency's president and CEO.

Can higher PILOT payments save Hartford?

Matt Pilon |

A long-standing state program that reimburses cities and towns for tax-exempt properties could help solve the Capital City's fiscal crisis if lawmakers would fund it to statutory levels, according to...

Hartford Foundation pledges $1M to help nonprofits hit by state cuts

Q&A talks to Linda Kelly, president of the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving, about her organization's efforts to help nonprofits that face state and local funding cuts.

New nonprofits to push paid family leave, gender-pay equality

Patricia Daddona |

The abolishment this past spring of a 43-year-old commission that fought for women's issues at the state legislature — including gender-pay equality and paid family leave — has given rise...

Twain museum’s gas switch has some history

Matt Pilon |

As cold temperatures approach, the Mark Twain House & Museum has become a natural gas customer for the first time since the famed author lived there.

Three new board members at Operation Fuel

Hartford-based nonprofit Operation Fuel said it has elected three new board members.

Hartford Foundation commits $10K grants for small nonprofits

Patricia Daddona |

The Hartford Foundation for Public Giving is launching a “Building On Success” program that will involve 12 nonprofits from the Greater Hartford region.

Travelers championship raised record $2.8M+

Patricia Daddona |

The Travelers Championship generated a record $2.8 million-plus for charity at this year's event.

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