• 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 makes 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 20,000 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.


CONECT, Allies pack hearing on Clean Slate

54 CONECT leaders along with dozens of other allies from the ACLU of CT, the Greater Hartford Interfaith Action Alliance, the Katal Center, #cut50, and others packed the Judiciary Committee's…

CONECT leaders keep pressure on for “robust” Clean Slate law

CONECT leaders have continued to press in the weeks since our Jan 30th Winter Assembly and the start of the legislative session on Feb 5th for a robust Clean Slate…

613 Pack Mt. Aery for Winter Assembly w Gov. Lamont, AG Tong, Legislators & Others

More than 600 CONECT leaders & allies packed into the Bass Hall of Mt. Aery Baptist Church on January 30th for CONECT's Winter Assembly. The centerpiece issue of the Assembly…

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CONECT Organizing Staff

CONECT Mailing Address:


    PO Box 4298
    1744 Dixwell
    Hamden, CT 06514
  • Office Phone: 203-787-1090 (voicemail checked only periodically)
Support the 2019 Friends of CONECT Campaign

Please consider CONECT’s critical work with a donation to the 2019 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 through GiveLively.

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or send a check to:

PO Box 4298
1744 Dixwell
Hamden, CT 06514


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