House of Teens Receive Grant from the Mayor’s Charitable Trophy Fund

By Shaunna Cullen New Britain Mayor Erin Stewart recently surprised YWCA New Britain’s House of Teens with a $5,000 grant to support their program. Mayor Stewart said she has historically donated this money to the House of Teens (H.O.T.) because she believes the program really makes a difference for young

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Addressing the Wealth Gap in the United States- Part 2

by Tracey Madden-Hennesey What is the impact of inequity on wealth?  Recent data analyzed and published by The Institute for Assets and Social Policy (IASP) of Brandeis University, indicates that a substantial racial wealth gap exists in the U.S., perpetuated by history and policy created (intentionally or not) that drives

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