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Connecticut nonprofits ask for more of state budget amid negotiations

Emma Wulfhorst sits down with the president of the CT Nonprofit Alliance and the leader of the local nonprofit Marrakech to discuss ongoing state budget negotiations Watch here

PODCAST: Every Can Make A Difference – Heather LaTorra

Heather LaTorra was featured on Flashpoint Healthcare Listen here

PODCAST: Kenny’s World: Person-Centered Planning in Practice

This HCBS podcast explores the story of one man, Kenny Gianotti, and his provider agency, Marrakech, and highlights how they partnered to make the necessary changes to Kenny’s services to meet his goals and preferences. Listen here

“Daring to be Different” Calls for Celebration

Marrakech Inc. Honors 50 Years of Embracing Human Potential

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VIDEO: New Haven working to help the homeless population during the dangerously cold weather

Marrakech was featured on WFSB 3 for how we support the homeless community during the winter months. Watch here

Giving Guide: Business Gives Back

View Marrakech’s business profile by Hartford Business Journal Read more…

Coronavirus: Panel provides guidance on new leave rules

At Marrakech, managers are working to stay in constant communication with employees, as she noted how conditions are changing daily. Read more…

One-of-a-kind home in Winsted serves residents who are deaf

Lights flash when a door opens, calls are made through video phones. They’re signs that this is a unique home, designed for people who can’t hear. Read more…

New Haven Arts Gallery Gives Everyone a Chance to Pursue Passion

Inside East Street Arts in New Haven, artists are always hard at work. Read more…

Avangrid donates $13K to help nonprofits become more energy efficient

$9,700 was funded to help the renovation of the headquarters of Marrakech. Read more…

East Street Arts weave reuse in the community

Joseph traded his sketchbook for a length of multicolored yarn. Ellen swapped out her paintbrush for a discarded bicycle wheel. Read more…

New Haven sculpture project turns wheels into art

In this city of great art and artists, there’s a new art installation. Read more…

Milestone Anniversary celebrated by nonprofit

Woodbridge-based Marrakech, Inc. has been collaborating with the State of Connecticut for the past 48 years. Read more…

Be an Angel: Robby’s Cause filling a need for unique population

Marrakech Inc. has agreed to help make my dreams come true. Read more…

Old Lyme Residents Part Of Successful Marrakech Gala

The 18th annual gala and auction event was held on Saturday, November 10. Read more…

New Haven Day at the Capitol

From the Connecticut Open and the Shubert Theatre to the Cornell Scott Hill Health Center and Marrakech Inc. (all of which are competing for scarce state dollars each year), New Haven’s role as a cultural epicenter and a social services hub for the state was on full display. Read more…

Not-For-Profits Plead: Stop the Cuts

More than 80 heads of local not-for-profits got state lawmakers in a room to urge them to stop the budget blood-letting that’s stretching their operations at a time of great need Read more…

President and CEO, Heather I. LaTorra Speaks at SCSU Graduate Ceremony

On Thursday, May 18th, Heather I. LaTorra spoke at the 2017 spring commencement ceremony for students receiving Master’s Degrees, Sixth Year Professional Diplomas, and Doctoral Degrees. Read more…

WHW Committee Honors Marrakech, Inc with Caring Heart Award

WHW committee honored Claudia Csuka of Marrakech Inc. for promoting and improving the general well-being of all. Read more…

Arts on Air – Arts Council of Greater New Haven Featuring Eric Ginnish

Eric Ginnish, Director of Creative Development on air with Debbie Hesse from the Arts Council of Greater New Haven for their monthly Arts On Air on WPKN Community Radio to discuss Mental Health and Art.

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Dozens of Connecticut Nonprofits Receive Grants

Dozens of state nonprofits have received grants provided under the auspices of Connecticut’s Neighborhood Assistance Act tax credit program. Read more…

Creative Communicators Honored for Engaging the Arts in New, Creative Ways

The Arts Council of Greater New Haven held its annual awards luncheon on Dec. 2 at the New Haven Lawn Club. The theme for this year’s awards was Creative Communicators, honoring individuals and groups who engage the arts in new and creative ways. Read More…

6 Arts Council Awards slated Friday at New Haven Lawn Club

Five individuals and a “social enterprise” will receive Arts Awards at the annual Arts Council of Greater New Haven awards luncheon Friday at the New Haven Lawn Club. Read More…