Seedlings Foundation supports programs that nourish the
physical and mental health of children and families, and
foster an educated and engaged citizenship.



Seedlings does not review or accept unsolicited grant proposals.

The following is a partial listing of grantees:

Achievement First  •   Breakthrough New Haven  •   The Center for Wrongful Conviction
The Clifford Beers Clinic  •  Community Dining Room, Inc.
The Community Foundation of Greater New Haven  •   Connecticut Center for Arts and Technology
The Connecticut Mirror  •  Connecticut Voices for Children  •   The Diaper Bank
The Elie Wiesel Foundation for Humanity  •   Eye to Eye  •   Family Re-Entry
Friends Center for Children  •   Grameen PrimaCare  •  Habitat for Humanity
The Hartford Stage  •   The Innocence Project  •   International Festival of Arts and Ideas, Inc.
Jewish Federation of Greater New Haven  •  The Michael J. Fox Foundation
The My Hero Project  •  The National Archives  •  The New Haven Independent
Illinois Institute of Technology  •  LEAP (Leadership, Education, Athletics, and Partnerships)
Long Wharf Theater  •   Neighborhood Housing Services of New Haven  •   New Haven Reads
NFTE (Network of Teaching Entrepreneurship)  •   PEN   •   Quinnipiac University
Read to Grow  •  Seedlings Teachers Collaborative  •   Teach for All  •   Teach for America
Soundview Family YMCA  •   Special Olympics Connecticut, Inc.  •   Truth in Advertising (TINA)
United Way of Greater New Haven  •   Yale Child Study Center
Yale Medical School  •   Yale New Haven Hospital  •   Youth Rights Media


Seedlings Educators Collaborative: Bringing Educators Together

The Seedlings Educators Collaborative connects colleagues from public, parochial and independent schools, to share their skills and to learn new ones in a stimulating and nurturing environment, away from the day to day demands of teaching in classrooms.

Click here to learn more.

Truth in Advertising, Inc. Keeping Ads Honest

Truth in Advertising, Inc. (TINA) is a nonprofit organization based in Madison, CT, whose mission is to be the go-to online resource dedicated to empowering consumers to protect themselves and each other against false advertising and deceptive marketing. They aim to achieve their mission through education, advocacy, and the promotion of truth in advertising. TINA is independently funded and does not accept any advertising dollars to support their work. TINA exists to out deceptive marketing and promote honest advertising.

Visit the TINA website to learn more.