• Building Relationships

    We believe that people working together have the power to
    change their communities for the better.

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  • Developing Leaders

    We encourage and support our local leaders, making sure every voice is heard.

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  • Strengthening Congregations

    We support congregational strategies and initiatives with organizing training and tools

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  • Making an Impact

    We make meaningful, lasting change on the issues affecting our communities

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CONECT: Congregations Organized for a New Connecticut

CONECT is a collective of churches, synagogues, mosques, temples, and civic organizations from New Haven and Fairfield Counties – representing more than 30,000 people from different races, faith backgrounds, and living in both cities and suburbs – that have joined together to take action on social and economic justice issues of common concern. CONECT has made an impact on issues as varied as gun violence, health insurance rates, police reform, immigrant rights, and more.


10th Anniversary Report!

Anticipating our 10th Anniversary Assembly on November 30th, CONECT today released Its Celebrating 10 Years of Impact report. Printed copies will be available at the Assembly and afterwards, but you…

Press on New Haven / Hamden Candidate Assembly

Please check out two press accounts on CONECT's first-ever hybrid Candidate Assembly with the Mayoral candidates in New Haven and Hamden on Weds, Sept 1st: New Haven Independent Yale Daily…

New Haven & Hamden Candidates Assembly

Join hundreds of CONECT leaders in New Haven and Hamden to seek commitments from mayoral primary candidates about taking action on public health and public safety. Hear from mayoral primary…

Contact Us


    Please use the form or the contact information below if you have any questions or requests.
    We will respond as soon as we can.

    CONECT Organizing Staff

    CONECT Mailing Address:

    • CONECT

      PO Box 4298
      1744 Dixwell
      Hamden, CT 06514
    • Office Phone: 203-787-1090 (voicemail checked only periodically)
    Support the 2021 Friends of CONECT Campaign

    Please consider CONECT’s critical work with a donation to the 2021 Friends of CONECT Campaign. Although national issues tend to receive more media attention—and massive contributions—CONECT focuses on local and statewide issues that have a far greater effect on our everyday lives. A donation of any amount makes a tremendous impact on our grassroots efforts to bring leaders and organizations together to make lasting social change.

    Please consider a gift to support this important work! Download our campaign flyer to learn more about Friends of CONECT. Donate now safely and securely with your credit card safely and securely.

    or send a check to:

    PO Box 4298
    1744 Dixwell
    Hamden, CT 06514


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