Monthly Archives: August 2011

Why is an Investment Policy Important?

August 30, 2011

In June, our Vice President of Finance and Operations Carol Pollack blogged about our tips for selecting an external Chief Investment Officer (CIO). In this post, we want to share with you the … More »

CT Health Featured in NonProfit News

August 26, 2011

We're excited to say that our blog post, "  More »

7 Hints for a Successful Site Visit

August 23, 2011

Today’s post was written by Lina Paredes, Vice President of Program at the Connecticut Health Foundation. In my philanthropic career, I’ve been on a number of site visits, some of which went well, and … More »

Why Do a Board of Directors Satisfaction Survey?

August 16, 2011

Every year, the Connecticut Health Foundation (CT Health) surveys our Board of Directors to find out how satisfied they are being board members. But why do such a survey? Board member Gregory Butler, who also … More »

CT Health On Transparency Talk, the Glasspockets Blog

August 10, 2011

How does the Connecticut Health Foundation use social media to be transparent? I (Jenn) answer that question over on Transparency Talk , the Glasspockets blog, with my post “Walking the Talk: Using … More »

Evaluating Our Children’s Mental Health Initiative

August 9, 2011

Recently, we conducted an evaluation of our children’s mental health initiative, because we’re committed to assessing the success of our work. Although we’re only two years into the project, results … More »

Board Member Profiles: Meet Jean Adnopoz, MPH

August 2, 2011

We were sorry to have Jean Adnopoz, MPH, of the Yale Child Study Center, retire from our Board of Directors. For over ten years, she was a valuable and vocal member of our Board, serving on our finance and … More »