Statement Regarding Budget Reductions Announced Today

Statement from Gian-Carl Casa, President & CEO of CT Community Nonprofit Alliance, on budget reductions announced today by the Governor’s office: November 17, 2017 Contact: Patty McQueen 860-985-3533 “The human service spending cuts announced today by Governor Malloy come after more than a decade of underfunding of Connecticut’s community nonprofits and repeated budget reductions in… Read more »

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Federal Tax Reform Proposals Would Devastate Connecticut’s Community-based Nonprofits

NEWS RELEASE Federal Tax Reform Proposals Would Devastate Connecticut’s Community-based Nonprofits Contact: Patty McQueen 860-985-3533 (Hartford, CT) — CT Community Nonprofit Alliance has significant concerns about the impact of proposed changes in the federal tax code, now under consideration in the U.S. House and Senate, Alliance President & CEO Gian-Carl Casa said today. Specifically, the… Read more »

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WFSB: Mother speaks out about budget cuts impacting group homes

Mother speaks out about budget cuts impacting group homes Posted: Nov 14, 2017 WFSB 3 Connecticut HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) – The mother of a disabled son is voicing her concern over budget cuts. Lois Nitch’s son Andrew has been in a group home for 30 years, and now the home has closed. Oak Hill is… Read more »

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Statement on Governor’s Signing of FY18-19 State Budget

Statement from Gian-Carl Casa, President & CEO of CT Community Nonprofit Alliance on the Governor’s signing of the FY18-19 state budget: October 31, 2017 Contact: Patty McQueen 860-985-3533 “It is an enormous relief that the Governor has signed the budget and ended four months of debilitating uncertainty for Connecticut’s nonprofits. Our members have been underfunded… Read more »

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Statement on final legislative approval of the FY 18/19 state budget

Statement from Gian-Carl Casa, President & CEO of CT Community Nonprofit Alliance, on final legislative approval of the FY 18/19 state budget: October 26, 2017 Contact: Patty McQueen 860-985-3533 “Today’s votes by the Senate and House on a state budget end months of fiscal uncertainty for community based providers and the half-million people who rely… Read more »

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Statement regarding Governor Malloy’s Latest Budget Proposal

Statement from Gian-Carl Casa, President and CEO of CT Community Nonprofit Alliance, on Governor Malloy’s budget proposal and ongoing budget negotiations: October 16, 2017 Contact: Patty McQueen 860-985-3533 “We appreciate that the Governor and legislative leaders continue to work towards a budget agreement. “We hope that a final agreement is close and that the state’s… Read more »

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Bridgeport’s StreetSafe Program That Targets Gangs and Street Violence To Shut Down

Bridgeport’s StreetSafe Program That Targets Gangs and Street Violence To Shut Down Latest Casualty of State Budget Stalemate (Bridgeport, CT) – StreetSafe, a community-based nonprofit program in Bridgeport that has helped more than 300 at-risk youths turn their lives around, will close its doors on October 1, one of the latest casualties of the ongoing… Read more »

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Statement on Today’s Budget Discussions

Statement from Gian-Carl Casa, President & CEO of CT Community Nonprofit Alliance, on today’s state budget discussions and proposals: September 8, 2017 Contact: Patty McQueen 860-985-3533 “The Governor’s new budget proposal is a welcome step forward in the process and would improve funding for many social services over current funding in the Executive Order. “Thousands… Read more »

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Gian-Carl Casa on CBS’ The Connection Podcast

Alliance President and CEO, Gian-Carl Casa, joined Ann Baldwin, host of The Connection, to discuss the impact of Connecticut’s ongoing budget situation on community nonprofits. Listen to the Podcast here.

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Statement regarding Governor Malloy’s budget announcement

Statement from Gian Carl Casa, President & CEO of CT Community Nonprofit Alliance, on Governor Malloy’s budget announcement: August 18, 2017 Contact: Patty McQueen 860-985-3533 “Community-based nonprofits thank the Governor for restoration of $40 million in funding for vital services for the state’s most vulnerable citizens. For more than a decade, human services have been… Read more »

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