Partnership Opportunities

Part of The Connection’s mission is to build healthy, caring communities across Connecticut. We can’t do this important work alone. For 50 years, we have cultivated strong community partnerships with the business community, other service providers, healthcare systems, and civic organizations. We welcome the opportunity to forge new relationships and continue to strengthen our ongoing partnerships.
Below you'll find some examples of the types of partnerships our organization is seeking.
Program Partners:

Education opportunities for our clients

Vocational opportunities for our clients

Employment opportunities for our clients

Business Development Partners:

Organizations in need of custom training or consultation

Professionals in need of CEU’s

Sponsor or Participate to Fundraise for Our Organization:

Civic groups who might like to partner to benefit our organization

Businesses who want to advertise while giving back to their community

People who would like to participate in our special events

Please contact Allison DeBlasio, Senior Director of Communications and Business Strategy, to discuss a partnership today!

The Connection is a key member of our social services team serving some of the most at-risk and disenfranchised people in our [New London] community. The partnership between The Connection and the church, brought to fruition this terrific adaptive reuse of an historic and architecturally significant school building.

Michael Passero, Mayor of New London