Category: Philanthropy

FCCF 9th Annual Giving Day Registration Opens

NORWALK, CT – Registration is now open for nonprofits to participate in Fairfield County’s Giving Day 2022 — the 9th-annual fundraising day that connects local organizations with community members who are looking to make a difference. The 24-hour online fundraising drive — powered by Fairfield County’s Community Foundation and generously supported by champion sponsor Bank…

Greenwich Communities Thank Their “Outstanding Community Partners”

Greenwich Communities celebrated “Outstanding Community Partners” who supported residences during the pandemic creating resilience and renewed spirit with the community. Greenwich Communities Board Chairman Sam Romeo set the tone of the ceremony held at Adams Garden on Saturday, October 2. “Partnerships with the community are vital. The Greenwich Communities tagline is ‘our ‘Neighborhood Partnerships’ because…

Pacific House 20th Annual Celebration To Honor Community Partners

Including: Sam Cingari, The Cingari Family, Grade A – ShopRite; Community Health Center, Inc.; First Congregational Church of Greenwich; New Covenant Center / Catholic Charities of Fairfield County; and Robert Morris, Founder and Managing Partner, Olympus Partners. STAMFORD, CT – When Pacific House hosts its 20th Annual Celebration on Thursday, October 21, it will honor…

LiveGirl Partners with United State of Women and  Mill River Park Collaborative to Celebrate International Day of the Girl

Stamford, CT – Nonprofits LiveGirl, the United State of Women (USOW), and the Mill River Park Collaborative are joining forces to celebrate the International Day of the Girl on Saturday, October 9th. The event, under the theme, “My Voice, Our Equal Future,” will provide plenty of inspirational opportunities to experience firsthand what adolescent girls see…

Minks to Sinks Returns October 2-4

Wilton, CT – It’s back! The epic tag sale thousands of donors, consignors, collectors, and bargain-hunters wait for each year is returning October 2-4. Thousands of items from children’s toys to clothing, furniture to housewares, will be on sale in Wilton during the twice-yearly Minks to Sinks sale. Proceeds benefit Family & Children’s Agency (FCA),…

Alumna gifts great-great-grandfather’s Civil War letters to WCSU

DANBURY, CT – Western Connecticut State University recently received a donation of about 130 letters written as correspondence during the American Civil War. WCSU alumna Carol Lieto ’99, donated the letters, which were penned by her great-great-grandfather Joseph Dobbs Bishop. Bishop was a Danbury soldier during the American Civil War, serving as the chief musician…

Pacific House 20th Annual Celebration on October 21

STAMFORD, CT – Pacific House, a leader in ending homelessness in Fairfield County, is proud to announce their largest fundraiser of the year, the Pacific House 20th Annual Celebration. On Thursday, October 21st the region’s most socially-minded residents and community leaders will gather together in-person and online to celebrate the work that Pacific House does…