October 12, 2016 (Hartford, CT) – Governor Dannel P. Malloy has appointed Peter W. Lisi, Ph.D. as Chair of the Board of Directors of the Connecticut Health and Educational Facilities Authority (CHEFA)and has appointed Mark Varholak as a member of the CHEFA Board.CHEFA provides access to the tax-exempt bond market for not-for-profit health care and educational institutions in the state. Through CHEFA, these organizations can finance infrastructure projects using funds from private investors. For more information, see press release below.
The RFP for the FY 2016 Nonprofit Grant Program is now available. Navigate to the Grant Programs section of our website to access the link to the RFP, Application and Exhibits. The deadline for applications is NOON on February 19, 2016.
CHEFA recently awarded $143,800 through its Targeted Investment Program to Hartford Hospital for first responder training to improve survivability from emergency events, including mass casualty for police, fire and rescue personnel.