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

By |January 12th, 2022|

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 […]

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

By |November 1st, 2021|

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.


Youth Food Alliance program in partnership with CT Farm to School

By |August 12th, 2021|

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.

Upcoming Quarterly Meeting for the CRA

By |October 13th, 2020|

Join the Community Research Alliance for their upcoming quarterly meeting! Please reach out to Chavon Hamilton-Burgess for more information and to reserve your access to this online meeting via email at

Funding for New Youth Housing Research Project Approved

By |September 2nd, 2020|

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 […]

Join ICR for a Day of Civic Engagement

By |September 2nd, 2020|