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  1. “We have to make sure people use their voice”: PT Partners builds community in Bridgeport

    For residents of the PT Barnum Apartments in Bridgeport, the sewage treatment plant next door has been a frequent source of problems. The local Water Pollution Control Authority, or WPCA, which oversees the plant, has been trying to expand the plant even closer to the apartment complex.

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  2. Grant will support outreach on the importance of race, ethnicity, and language data in health care

    Connecticut Health Foundation awards 20 grants totaling $685,000

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  3. Mehul Dalal joins Connecticut Health Foundation board

    Connecticut Health Foundation welcomes new board member and awards eight grants this quarter

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  4. Grant will support doula coalition in advocacy work

    Connecticut Health Foundation awards 24 grants totaling $1.2 million

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  5. Lessons learned from our first pitch day

    This blog post is by President and CEO Tiffany Donelson, about a new grant application process we undertook this year.

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  6. What on-the-ground outreach taught me about changing systems

    This post is by Ellen Carter, who recently joined the foundation as vice president of program. She explains how her experiences in outreach and at a community foundation shaped her interest in working toward health equity by focusing on the systems that influence everyone.

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  7. Facing racism: A call to action for philanthropy

    Today’s blog post is from Tiffany Donelson, vice president of program for the Connecticut Health Foundation. In September 2020, she will become the…

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  8. Why our nation’s outbreak preparedness is a health equity issue

    The spread of the new coronavirus has given rise to reminders about the importance of proper handwashing and other illness-prevention…

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  9. Connecticut’s hospitals look beyond their doors to improve health

    Having an asthma treatment plan for your child goes only so far if your apartment building is infested with mold. A healthful diet is essential to…

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  10. Calculating your life expectancy based on where you live, diversity in teachers makes a difference for minority students, and more

    health equity
    Interactive data tool: Does where you live affect how long you live?
    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
    A ZIP code is 5 numbers meant to…

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