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Elena's Light

Org #80701
Vetted since 2020
2017
year founded
$5,756
raised on GlobalGiving
1
year fundraising
0
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

Elena's Light is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that strives to empower refugee and immigrant women and children in Connecticut, particularly in the New Haven area. Elena's Light aims to address the challenges that refugee and immigrant women and children face every day in the United States by offering free in-home tutoring focusing on English language education and driver's license test preparation; in-home maternal and child health education; and local community engagement and immersion activities. In addition to our classes and educational programming, we hold events that bring our client community together to nurture social support networks and increase well-being. What mak... read more

Projects (1)

Project Leaders
Fereshteh Ganjavi
Fereshteh Ganjavi
Team
Fereshteh Ganjavi
Organization Information
81 Patten Road
North Haven, CT 06473
United States
203-928-9774
Organization Information
81 Patten Road
North Haven, CT 06473
United States
203-928-9774

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work. Here are some of their recent updates:

Nov 11, 2021
Women Health Project
  The budget of $2,500 was used to pay the health director as well as the interpreter costs for all cost programming. Over the course of these months, health translation costs totalled 20 hours...
Jul 27, 2021
Health at Elena's Light Updates Report
In 2021, Health at Elena's Light hasn't slowed down a bit! We have been able to run eight health classes for over 30 refugee women through our virtual model. The classes' curriculum was put...
Jul 13, 2021
Updates: Vaccination Events and ESL Program
To accommodate the growing concerns of the COVID-19 Pandemic, Elena's Light partnered with Haven Free Clinic and Yale's Community Healthcare van to set up two mobile vaccination...
 
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