The Community Foundation is excited to introduce the Connecticut Collective for Women and Girls (CCWG), a new statewide network of organizations committed to women and girls — connecting groups and people to build relationships, collaborate for increased impact, share with and learn from others, and put our collective power to work on state-level challenges. To learn more about this new resource and how you can get involved, visit the Connecticut Collective for Women and Girls


Guiding Values/Principles:

Join the Collective to:

As a participant organization in the Collective you and your organization drive the vision, agenda and priorities. The Connecticut Women’s Education and Legal Fund (CWEALF) coordinates the Collective.

Participant organizations engage in: quarterly gatherings throughout the state including networking events, trainings and professional development, policy briefings, and other statewide actions as determined by the Collective.

Participant organizations gain access to:
shared resources and expertise, directory of participating organizations, opportunities to share data and research, and join in all events, committee meetings and Collective decision-making.

For more information and to join:

Read the Participation Document


The Collective is possible due to the generous support of: Aurora Foundation for Women and Girls, Community Foundation for Greater New Haven, Connecticut Community Foundation, Eastern Connecticut Community Foundation, Fairfield County's Community Foundation, Main Street Community Foundation.