For the Media

Statement on FY18/19 budgets released by Democrats and Republicans

Statement from Gian-Carl Casa, President and CEO of CT Community Nonprofit Alliance, on the recommended FY18/19 budgets released by Democrats and Republicans today: May 16, 2017 Contact: Patty McQueen 860-985-3533 “In a very difficult budget year, one of the toughest problems we face is how to provide necessary human services with the money that’s available…. Read more »

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In the News

WFSB: Non-profit organizations are impacted by budget woes

May 21, 2017 On Sunday, Alliance President and CEO, appeared on WFSB’s Face the State to discuss the affects of potential budget cuts on nonprofit organizations, as well as the benefits of converting many state-run services to the nonprofit sector. Connecticut can save hundreds of millions of dollars each year, saving programs from closure and… Read more »

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Report: Connecticut can save $2b

Connecticut can save $2B, nonpartisan report says By Susan Haigh, Associated Press | May 13, 2017 HARTFORD >> A nonpartisan Connecticut think tank says there are ways to fix what seem like intractable budget deficits over the next two fiscal years, including turning over the operations of more state-run social service programs to the private… Read more »

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President Trump’s “Free Speech and Religious Liberty” Executive Order is a Lose-Lose for Everyone

On May 4th, President Trump signed an Executive Order (EO) on “religious freedom” that appears to give the Internal Revenue Service wider latitude in enforcing laws that prohibit churches and religious institutions from taking part in partisan politics. This law, known as the “Johnson Amendment,” prohibits all 501(c)(3) organizations – including churches, charitable nonprofits, and… Read more »

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Jun 01

Public Policy Committee

June 1 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am