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Make-A-Wish® Connecticut Hires West Hartford Resident as New Marketing, Communications and Digital Manager

After an extensive search of impressive candidates, Make-A-Wish Connecticut (MAWCT) is pleased to announce Carin Buckman as their new Marketing, Communications and Digital Manager. Buckman comes to …
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AmericanTowns PR Tool: Getting publicity for your West Hartford organization has never been easier

If your nonprofit group in West Hartford is looking to let the community know about an upcoming event, activity or initiative, our PR Tool is here to help! Here's how it works: when you post informati…
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AmericanTown's Heroes: Accountants Help Seniors With Taxes

If being kind and generous to others makes one happier, than people who volunteer or who give their time to help others must be among the happiest in the world. Just ask Lynn Boulware, who has been n…
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Rooftop Newsletter: All About "The Plate and the Planet"

A recent issue of the The Nutrition Source published by the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health contained a thoughtful article entitled “The Plate and Planet.” It examines the issue of shifting…
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Connecticut Food Bank News - Heat or Eat? Neighbors Like Jennie Face That Choice

Make a Difference for Our Struggling Neighbors this WinterFrom freezing temperatures to extreme wind chills, winter is an especially difficult time for so many of our neighbors. Neighbors like Jennie…
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Hartford Jewish Film Festival 2019

Schedule of Events:Thursday March 7, 20197:00 - 9:30 PM A Bag Of MarblesOpening Night EventYear: 2017Runtime: 110 minutesLanguage: FrenchCountry: FranceDirector: Christian Duguay This moving tale of …
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Connecticut Summerfest 2019

All of Connecticut Summerfest's concerts are free to attend and open to the public. No advanced ticket reservation is required, and live streams are available!Friday June 14, 20198:00pm Quince Ensemb…
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EarthTalk: Green New Deal

Dear EarthTalk: What is the so-called Green New Deal proposed by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, and is Congress likely to go for it?  -- MT   The concept of a “Green New Deal” (GND), first called …
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33rd Annual Celebrate West Hartford

Attracting over 35,000 people each year from the greater Hartford area, Celebrate West Hartford also provides festival attendees with a wide range of family activities – a highly rated juried arts & …
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Connecticut Food Bank News: Pop-Up Pantries Are Rolling, But We Need Your Help

Our new Pop-Up Mobile Pantries are providing an infusion of fresh, nutritious foods in the communities we serve. The Pop-Up Pantries were prompted by a commitment to receive up to five million additi…
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Rooftop Newsletter: It's That Time Again!

What would each and every one of you respond if you were all asked simultaneously “what time is it?” Chances are the chorus of answers would be pretty cacophonous, given the fact that you reside acro…
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Save Samuel from this heartbreaking choice.

Hot cocoa by the fire. Snowmen and sledding. Frost on windowpanes. As the season turns colder, many Americans bundle up and celebrate the joys of winter. For the nearly 19 million seniors living in …
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Connecticut Food Bank News - Because of You

We at the Connecticut Food Bank want to wish you a happy holiday season! It's because of support from friends like you that we can help provide healthy meals to our neighbors in Connecticut who are f…
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Rooftop Newsletter: Behind the Curtain

by Tom Marullo “Pay no attention to that man behind the curtain!” It’s an iconic line from the Wizard of Oz, when Dorothy and her companions discover the true identity of the Wizard and get a glimpse…
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Stephanie Has No Time to Wait - A Message from Meals on Wheels America

Every day, Stephanie gazes out her window. Outside, neighbors chat, children play and cars shuttle families to and fro – life unfolding just beyond her reach. Confined to a wheelchair and unable to …
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