Embracing diversity to strengthen Connecticut.

Open Communities Alliance is a new Connecticut-based civil rights organization that promotes access to opportunity for all people through education, organizing, advocacy, research, and partnerships. The Alliance works to build an urban-suburban interracial coalition to support policies that lead to housing choice.  Join us! 


What is opportunity?

A chance for everyone to achieve his or her full potential.

Learn more about it!

In The News

Connecticut's "Game of Zones" Important to Affordable Housing, Evonne M. Klein, CT Viewpoints, July 25, 2016, available here

Living in a poor neighborhood changes everything about your life, Alvin Chang, Vox, June 6, 2016, available here

Worth Reading

“Talk to Your Friends About Zoning”: A PSA Campaign for the NIMBY in Your Life, Henry Grabar, Slate, Febuary 13, 2017, available here

How Republicans want to roll back Obama's fair housing legacy — and then some, Alvin Chang, Vox, February 17, 2017, available here

  • Open Communities Alliance
  • 75 Charter Oak Avenue
  • Suite 1-210
  • Hartford, CT 06106
  • Phone: 860-610-6040