Category: Charity

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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2013 Deja Boo Candy Drive

| October 21, 2013 | 1 Comment
2013 Deja Boo Candy Drive

CT-Moms is excited to again support Operation Gratitude with the 2013 Deja Boo Candy Drive!  In its fourth 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 80 pounds of candy [...]

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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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Show of Support ~ Sandy Hook Elementary

| December 14, 2012 | 1 Comment
Show of Support ~ Sandy Hook Elementary

We have been asked by local Government officials to postpone our Show of Support to a future date.   “We are incredibly appreciative of our local neighbors and fellow parents being prepared to come to our aid, support and comfort at this impossible time.  We will need each and every one of you in the [...]

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Diaper Drive 2013

| April 14, 2012 | 2 Comments
Diaper Drive 2013

It’s time again for our collaborative and county-wide Diaper Drive! This year, we’re pleased to partner with over two dozen parenting organizations, websites and resources (with room for more!) to benefit six local family-oriented charities.   Please see more information below and don’t hesitate to contact us with any questions or comments. Did you know that [...]

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February 25th: A Show of Support

| February 3, 2012 | 3 Comments
February 25th: A Show of Support

We have all been profoundly moved by recent fire-related tragedies in our community, specifically the Stamford fire on Christmas Day, and there has been an overwhelming outpouring of support, concern and emotion among the members of CT-Moms and the general public our support for this family.  We feel the most meaningful way for area families [...]

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