Young Farmers and Climate Smart Agriculture Practices in CT Cities Project Funded by USDA

As a part of their Racial Justice and Equity grant funding, the USDA has selected a proposal from ICR to connect our food justice and youth leadership network, the CT Youth Food Program Alliance, to local Conservation District Offices through a cooperative agreement for 2022-2024. Please see the press release from the USDA […]

By |January 12th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

CT Youth Food Program Alliance partner, GROW Windham, hosting volunteer day on November 6

Join us this Saturday, November 6th, at the Thread City Family Garden for a Volunteer workday! As the season comes to an end, we have a lot of things to do! Everyone is welcome, and everything is provided! 9 A.M. to 12 P.M.

By |November 1st, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Youth Food Alliance program in partnership with CT Farm to School

The CT Youth Food Program Alliance is partnering with the CT Farm to School Network to sponsor a youth event on Wednesday, August 18, 2021 from 10-1. Please register here.

By |August 12th, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Funding for New Youth Housing Research Project Approved

ICR has been awarded a two-year grant by the National Institutes of Mental Health to investigate how a short-term housing intervention (youth rapid re-housing) affects young adults’ risk of acquiring a sexually transmitted infection (STI) such as HIV. This information will be used to improve rapid rehousing programs for emerging adults in order […]

By |September 2nd, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Join ICR for a Day of Civic Engagement

By |September 2nd, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

ICR Statement In Support of Our Communities

The Institute for Community Research stands with those who demand justice for George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breona Taylor, Tony McDade, and so many other black and brown men and women who have died as a consequence of police brutality or from racial prejudice, bigotry, and the many other forms of structural racism. Our […]

By |June 9th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments