Category: Charity

2014 Deja Boo Candy Drive

| June 30, 2014 | 1 Comment
2014 Deja Boo Candy Drive

CT-Moms is excited to again support Operation Gratitude with the 2014 Deja Boo Candy Drive!  In its fifth year, our candy drive gives our children the opportunity to do a good deed, while also helping curb the often massive amount of post-Halloween candy in our houses. Last year we collected over 875 pounds of candy [...]

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Help Robin Hood Fight Poverty with Lemonaid

| May 19, 2014 | 0 Comments
Help Robin Hood Fight Poverty with Lemonaid

On Saturday, May 31, more than 180 families and over a dozen local businesses in Westport and Weston will set up old-fashioned lemonade stands to help New Yorkers living in poverty.  The “Lemonaid” program is sponsored by Robin Hood, New York City’s largest poverty fighting organization. Did you know that 1.8 million New Yorkers live [...]

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2014 Diaper Drive

| April 24, 2014 | 1 Comment
2014 Diaper Drive

Do you have leftover diapers that your child has outgrown?  Did you buy too many diapers before your child was potty trained?  See a sale at a local store for diapers or wipes? It’s time again for our collaborative and county-wide Diaper Drive! We are so pleased to again be partnering with a number of [...]

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FCA Presents Imagine: 2014

| April 24, 2014 | 0 Comments
FCA Presents Imagine: 2014

  Family & Children’s Agency is a leading nonprofit, 501(c)(3) human service organization that is committed to increasing the social and emotional well-being of our clients. We provide strength-based, solution focused services that respond to the individual needs of children & families, youth, adults, and seniors. Family & Children’s Agency serves communities within Fairfield County [...]

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2013 DCF Holiday Gift Drive

| November 8, 2013 | 1 Comment
2013 DCF Holiday Gift Drive

Continuing on the success of our yearly Gift Drive, CT-Moms Online – as well as dozens of fellow local parenting groups – are getting together to make special wishes come true for children in our local foster system through DCF (The Department of Children & Families). With hundreds of social workers in our local area [...]

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Ladies Evening Out

| October 15, 2013 | 0 Comments
Ladies Evening Out

Join our friends at Womanologie and treat yourself to a fun night out! Ladies Evening Out is happening on October 17th from 6:30 – 10:30pm in the beautifully renovated ballroom at Danbury’s Portuguese Cultural Center.  Meet unique exhibitors and vendors, pick up your FREE Signature Tote bag packed with treats (while supplies last), sip one of [...]

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Support the DVCC during Domestic Violence Awareness Month

| October 8, 2013 | 0 Comments
Support the DVCC during Domestic Violence Awareness Month

The Domestic Violence Crisis Center has asked CT Moms to help with an important project that will benefit the women and children who use their services directly. The DVCC has two residences that provide temporary shelter for victims of domestic violence and their children. Last year alone they were able to shelter more than 400 [...]

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Fairfield Area Moms – Join Moms In Training!

| October 3, 2013 | 0 Comments
Fairfield Area Moms – Join Moms In Training!

  What is Moms In Training? This is a flexible, 9-week work-out program for ALL athletic abilities.  Led by experienced coaches (who are also Moms!), the program will take place on Saturdays at 9am at Jennings Beach in Fairfield.  This is a great way to meet other local moms and get your baby or child [...]

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United Way ~ Moms Initiative

| March 6, 2013 | 0 Comments
United Way ~ Moms Initiative

Coastal Fairfield County ~ MOMS Initiative The United Way of Coastal Fairfield County is beginning a new initiative targeting helping urban moms in our area receive the training, support and resources they need.  So much energy, money and resources are spent towards children in schools and cities but the foundation of a child’s life begins at [...]

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Komen CT Race for the Cure

| February 20, 2013 | 0 Comments
Komen CT Race for the Cure

  KOMEN CT RACE FOR THE CURE – WESTPORT – MAY 11, 2013 WHERE: SHERWOOD ISLAND STATE PARK, WESTPORT, CT WHEN: MAY 11, 2013 WHAT: 5k Run, 5k Walk, 1.5k Walk, Kids Short Run, Survivor Recognition Events  Did you know that Connecticut has the second highest incidence of breast cancer in the United States?  That [...]

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