Founder, Chabaso Bakery
Founder and Chairman, Chabaso Bakery
Charles J. Negaro was born in Waterbury but has lived in the East Rock neighborhood of New Haven since 1983. He received an A.B. History from Brown University in 1964 and graduated from The J.D. Fordham Law School in 1967. He was admitted to practice law in NY and CT. Charles founded New Haven’s popular Atticus Book Store Cafe in 1980 and Chabaso Bakery in 1995. He is currently the Secretary on the Board of Directors for Start Community Bank, on the board of Common Ground/New Haven Ecology Project, and is a founding member and former Chairman of the Board of New Haven Farms which merged with the New Haven Land Trust to form Gather New Haven as of January 1, 2020.