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What does Advanced Certified Master Gardener mean?

Rachel Ziesk has been the instructor of Neighborhood Housing Services of New Haven (NHS) Gardening Classes for 10 years. She considers gardening, and showing people how, as her passion rather than a job. “It goes way back to when I was in North Carolina.” Rachel...

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NHS of New Haven and the New Haven HomeOwnership Center Receive $13,000 in contributions from the Avangrid Family of companies (United Illuminating and Southern Connecticut Gas) for Home Energy Conservation Construction and Improvements and energy conservation grants to low-income families.

Neighborhood Housing Services of New Haven (NHS) and the New Haven HomeOwnership Center (HOC), received a total of $13,000 in contributions from United Illuminating and Southern Connecticut Gas Company under Connecticut’s Neighborhood Assistance Act tax credit...

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Our Donors: Stephanie & Frank

Stephanie and Frank have lived in the Edgewood neighborhood for over 40 years. “When you think of a home neighborhood, this is it,” said Frank. Frank moved to New haven from Chicago, while Stephanie moved here from New York. They thought New Haven would be “too small”...

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NHS facilitates West River Watershed forum

On December 9th, the West River Watershed Coalition (WRWC) held its fourth forum to identify priorities to guide the coalition’s work for the next three to five years. Actionable items in three areas were considered: People, Water, and Land. Some of the key takeaways...

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DeTrashing in New Haven

NeighborWorks Week is coming up! As part of this week of volunteering and community events, we are asking everyone to clean up trash around their favorite places and post a picture of the trash they cleaned up on the reddit community DeTrashed. If you’re new to the...

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