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Sharing News of Our Decision to Close Firebox

by | June 2, 2020

Dear friends, In 2007 the Melville Charitable Trust launched Firebox, a farm-to-table restaurant in the Frog Hollow neighborhood of Hartford. Our vision was to serve extraordinary food and to bring jobs, investment, and opportunity to the community. It is no exaggeration to say that Firebox succeeded far beyond our expectations. A leader in the farm-to-table […]

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“Forging” Change in Frog Hollow through Investment & Partnership

by | April 22, 2015

Our ongoing commitment to the Frog Hollow neighborhood of Hartford, CT.

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Beyond Four Walls and A Roof: Investing in Community

by | June 3, 2014

Part two in our series on Solutions.

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Continuing Our Investment in Frog Hollow: New Neighbors on Lawrence Street

by | November 19, 2012

The nuts and bolts behind our revitalization efforts in Frog Hollow.

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