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September 27, 2021

CHEFA Announces FY 2022 Nonprofit Grant Program Letter of Interest

The Connecticut Health and Educational Facilities Authority (CHEFA) announces it will open the FY 2022 Nonprofit Grant Program RFP for Letters of Interest (LOI) on October 27, 2021.  The LOI process will be open through December 3, 2021 at 1:00 p.m.  Organizations whose mission statement AND the capital project or program are related to CHEFA’s four grantmaking priorities of childcare, culture, education, and healthcare (as […]

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April 08, 2021

CHEFA in the Community: Oak Hill/CT Institute for the Blind

As part of our FY 2019 Nonprofit Grant Program CHEFA awarded Oak Hill/CT Institute for the Blind a grant in the amount of $73,947 for medical equipment and facility upgrades for people with disabilities and chronic health issues. This grant provided needed assistance to a young girl, who has a disability and requires assistive technology […]

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June 29, 2020

CHEFA Funds Statewide Effort to Support COVID-19 Response-Provides $3M in Assistance to Healthcare, Education, Childcare and Cultural Organizations Throughout Connecticut

Wednesday June 24, 2020 – The Connecticut Health and Educational Facilities Authority (CHEFA) Board of Directors awarded $3M in grants as part of the newly established FY 2021 CHEFA COVID-19 Grant Program. Jeanette W. Weldon, CHEFA Executive Director stated, “Many Connecticut residents are suffering as a result of the COVID crisis. These CHEFA grants will […]

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June 02, 2020

CHEFA Awards More Than $1 Million in Grants to Support Connecticut Healthcare, Education, Childcare and Cultural Organizations

May 20, 2020-The Connecticut Health and Educational Facilities Authority (CHEFA) awarded more than $1 million in grants to assist education, healthcare, childcare, and cultural organizations throughout Connecticut.   The eighteen awards provide grants to entities in four out of the eight Connecticut counties, including: Hartford, New Haven, New London, and Fairfield. In addition, two grants will […]

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February 12, 2020

CHEFA Makes Major Commitment to Supporting Connecticut Workforce

In an effort to support workforce and economic development in the State of Connecticut, the Connecticut Health and Educational Facilities Authority (CHEFA or Authority), is proud to announce a major commitment to statewide workforce initiatives. CHEFA’s Board of Directors met on January 15th and awarded FY 2020 Targeted Grant Program grants totaling $1 Million Dollars to four […]

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October 23, 2019

$75,000 CHEFA Grant Enhances New Radiologic Technology Laboratory

Alumna of the Radiologic Technology Program joined in a ribbon cutting for a new lab at Capital, including the administrative director and managers of Medical Imagining at ECHN hospitals. From left: Samantha Bourbeau, Agnieszka Dziiubinski, Jillian Menzel with Program Coordinator Paul Creech and Christina Gallignano. A newly renovated Radiologic Technology Laboratory opened in the fall […]

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