Arts, Culture, and Humanities

International Association of New Haven

  • New Haven, CT
  • www.ianewhaven.org

Mission Statement

The International Association of New Haven is committed to funding programs that enhance and promote cultural understanding in our diverse community.

Main Programs

  1. GRANT PROCESS
Service Areas

Self-reported

Connecticut

Ansonia

ruling year

1957

Principal Officer since 1990

Self-reported

Organization is made up of all volunteers. There is no CEO.

Keywords

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Internationism, cultural education

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EIN

06-0694174

 Number

6959290859

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Cultural, Ethnic Awareness (A23)

ic Foundations (Pub)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990-PF.

Programs + Results

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Overview

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The International Association of New Haven awarded programs that enhance and promote cultural understanding in our diverse community. The amount of $60,000 was evenly divided between three outstanding organizations in the New Haven area: International Festival of Arts and Ideas-International daily music listening program for Grades K-6 in New Haven Public Schools. IRIS, Integrated Refugee & Immigrant Services, will continue with their 2014 project, "Public Education about Refugees" (PEAR) that will target schools and universities in the area. Collective Consciousness Theatre - Stories of a new America -plays educating our community about immigration and refugee resettlement. In addition, $1000 sponsorship awards were made to The Institute Library for special program and Home Haven for 3 part series on the Middle East.

Programs

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What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

Program 1

GRANT PROCESS

Awards Program: Program Support Grants & Sponsorships This year, three large grants were awarded to IRIS (Integrated Refugee and Immigrant Services), the Connecticut Children's Museum in New Haven, and to P.L.A.C.E., Partnerships in Learning & Creative Exploration in Hamden. Program Support GrantsThe International Association of New Haven (IANH), a cultural, educational and social organization dedicated to supporting and strengthening mutual understanding between the people of Greater New Haven and the rest of the world, seeks grant applications from organizations whose programs advance international, intercultural and global understanding. IANH invites proposals of 200 words or less from organizations in the Greater New Haven regions for innovative projects that support the international community of Greater New Haven; Encourage community programs that foster cultural understanding; Promote global education in the community. Through these grants, IANH seeks to benefit Local communities and organizations that provide services to the international community in the Greater New Haven area, and the international visitors served by these organizations; Local institutions that promote intercultural awareness and communication among groups of different ethnic, racial, cultural and linguistic backgrounds; K-12 students in programs that focus on global education, including world languages and cultures; Member of the local communities and international visitors in programs that mutually benefit students, scholars and the greater community. We will consider requests to support programs that are highly effective and innovative and do not duplicate other programs or services.

Category

None of the above

Population(s) Served

General Public/Unspecified

Budget

$20,000.00

Service Areas

Self-reported

Connecticut

Ansonia

Funding Needs

The International Association of Greater New Haven has recently been classified as a Private Foundation because almost all of its grant funds come from internally generated income. IANH will continue to contribute almost all of its income to charitable giving consistent with its mission. IANH needs to broaden its base of contributions from external sources -primarily individual donors - to increase the impact of its funds for local agencies.

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INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF NEW HAVEN INC
Fiscal year: Jul 01-Jun 30

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Operations

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International Association of New Haven

Leadership

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Principal Officer

Organization is made up of all volunteers. There is no CEO.

BIO

International Association of New Haven is a volunteer organization. There are no staff.

STATEMENT FROM THE Principal Officer

"There is no CEO or Executive Director. All administrative/executive functions are carried out by members of the volunteer board."

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Hella Heydorn

New Haven Public Library

Term: July 2016 - June 2018

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CEO OVERSIGHT

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ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

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BOARD COMPOSITION

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BOARD PERFORMANCE

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