raised for nonprofits 

About The Great Give® and giveGreater.org®

The Great Give® 2017 is the eighth major community-wide giving event on giveGreater.org® taking place for 36 hours starting 8:00 am on May 2 and ending 8:00 pm on May 3.

giveGreater.org® is an online searchable database of nonprofit organizations serving Greater New Haven and the Lower Naugatuck Valley of Connecticut that was created by The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven in 2010. The website has several goals: to increase the amount of giving to local nonprofit organizations and strengthen the nonprofit sector in the region by increasing visibility and transparency. Profiles of more than 360 nonprofits populate the site, providing information to donors about the needs and opportunities of the region, programs and services, governance, financials and community impact. Nonprofits are listed in one or more of nine categories:

Between 2010-2016, giveGreater.org® has distributed more than $5 million in grants to nonprofits as a result of direct donations and the following giving events:

The Great Give 2016

The Great Give 2015
The Great Give 2014

The Great Give 2013 
The Great Give 2012
I Give It Forward 2011 
giveGreater.org 2010 Challenge

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