• 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 leaders add to call for Police Reform in CT

Following up on CONECT's June 15th Assembly, CONECT leaders made over 1000 contacts (calls & emails) with their Reps & Senators to push for the passage of a police accountability…

453 Gather for Virtual Assembly with Sen. Blumenthal, Rep. Himes, Rep. Hayes, and key state legislators

On June 15th, more than 450 CONECT leaders and allies joined a virtual Assembly on zoom with key federal legislators -- Sen. Blumenthal, Rep. Himes & Rep. Hayes -- and…

July 4th, 2020 Reflection — A nation in need of repentance & humility

As we mark Independence Day this year, we have an opportunity to reflect much more deeply on our nation than 4th of July parades, barbeques, and fireworks shows typically allow.  Perhaps…

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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 2020 Friends of CONECT Campaign

Please consider CONECT’s critical work with a donation to the 2020 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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