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! 




OCA Reception and Legislative Debrief!
July 19th, 2017 at 5:15 pm
(Debrief for coalition members and non-profit partners at 4:30)
CT Nonprofit Center, 75 Charter Oak Avenue, Hartford, CT



What is opportunity?

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

Learn more about it!

In The News

Housing opportunity is educational opportunity, Estela Lopez, CT Viewpoints, March 22, 2017, available here

I Grew Up On The Other Side Of Town, Amber Townsend, Hartford Courant, March 14, 2017, available here

Worth Reading

Under Trump Party Planner, HUD Abruptly Ends Obama's Battle Against Segregation in Westchester, Henry Grabar, Slate, July 19, 2017, available here

Release from the Governor's Office...    GOV. MALLOY VETOES LEGISLATION AIMED AT WEAKENING AFFORDABLE HOUSING STANDARDS (HARTFORD, CT) – Governor Dannel P. Malloy today announced that he has vetoed legislation aimed at weakening affordable housing standards in the state, saying that the guidelines are necessary for spurring the creation of...

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