Welcome to the next installment in our “Who Gives a Chip?” series, which celebrates the everyday heroes in our community. Their passion and commitment to ‘giving a chip,’ inspires us, and we hope it will do the same for you.
Since September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, we reached out to our friends at The Jordan Porco Foundation to learn more about what they are doing to prevent suicide in the high school, college and college entry student population. We sat down with Matt Riley, the Chief Operating Officer of The Jordan Porco Foundation, to learn more about this amazing non-profit from Hartford, CT.
Learn about The Connecticut Chapter of The Alzheimer’s Association, and Celeste Sisk, a 2016 Women’s Champion!
Kids HUGS is a Guilford, CT organization that helps families affected by serious illness. Read on to learn more about the great things they do!
Learn about The Cove Center for Grieving Children and the wonderful things they do to help out in their community!
Kylee was only ten years old when she started Kylee’s Kare Kits for Kidz! Find out what inspired her to get involved and help her peers!
SARAH Inc. is a Southern Connecticut organization whose mission is “To enrich the lives of persons with differing abilities, families and the community. To provide advocacy, services and support. Enhancing Skills and Enriching Lives Across Generations.” Read all about it!
The students of Helping Hands at North Branford High School work hard to improve their community. Read more about the great things that these teens do every day!
Learn about all the great things that June’s Outback Pub does to help those less fortunate over the holiday season!
Madeline is a 9-year-old girl from East Lyme, CT who is fighting her third battle with cancer. Her wish this year is for her generous neighbors to donate toys and gifts for older children in our hospitals fighting like she is. Amy Parulis decided to help make that wish come true!
Learn about the Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center, the educational programs and other services they offer, and some of the animals they have rescued!