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Brent Peterkin appointed Executive Director

Brent Peterkin appointed Executive Director  Gather New Haven, formed through the combination of the New Haven Land Trust and New Haven Farms, is pleased to announce the appointment of Brent Peterkin as the first full-time Executive Director of the merged organization.  Board Chair Tyra Pendergrass Boomer said: “We have found

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Past EDs and Board Chairs Give Challenge Funds

Gather New Haven brings together the history and energy of two very longstanding nonprofits and one newer nonprofit– Schooner Inc, the New Haven Land Trust, and New Haven Farms.  16 current and former Board Chairs and Executive Directors of these three groups, including Mayor Justin Elicker, recently came together to

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Announcing Our New Name: Gather New Haven

En Español Acqui On January 1, 2020, New Haven Farms and New Haven Land Trust merged into a single organization after several years of close collaboration and partnership. We have worked over the last six months to integrate our programs and systems, recruit a new Executive Director, and develop a

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Adapting in the Time of COVID-19

Like many of you, we have been closely monitoring the rapidly evolving situation regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and we support the guidance of our mayor and city staff to keep us all safe and well We also know how important nature and the outdoors are to our well-being and want to

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