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Buy A Paddington Bear For A Homeless Child In Connecticut

This holiday season you can buy a Paddington Bear for $25.00. That stuffed animal will go to a homeless child in the state of Connecticut and the money will go to the Be Homeful Project which is part of the Connecticut Coalition to End Homelessness. Every year in this state there are an estimated one-thousand Read more…

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Safe Futures CT, Inc. Is Providing “Safe Houses” in Southeastern Connecticut

October is domestic violence awareness month and one organization helping victims both men and women, is Safe Futures CT in southeastern Connecticut. It’s celebrating 40 years of helping others. They’re saving lives. They provide save homes for adults and children and even pets. They help individuals plan, so if they have to leave a dangerous situation they will Read more…

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Helping The Homeless Through Musical Intervention

Adam Christoferson, an only child who grew up in East Haven, is making a difference of the lives of the homeless through music. He founded Musical Intervention, based in New Haven. He’s giving the homeless a place to express themselves by singing and writing songs and recording them. He believes to his core in helping people. Read more…

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Help Me End Homelessness In Connecticut

lease share, together we can all make a difference especially for the children. As the layoffs continue in the state things will get worse. Help me and all of us at News 8 end homelessness in Connecticut. Do you know the story of Paddington Bear? He is our mascot. The WTNH News 8 team is Read more…

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Dancing To Raise The Roof

A television news personality, a local school superintendent, a professional singer, a former state legislator, an author, a theatre director, and business and community leaders are putting on their dancing shoes and making their way to the Arthur Murray Dance Studio in Guilford on November 13th to raise money for charity. The event will take Read more…

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Paddington Bear Helps The Homeless In Connecticut

At least 13-hundred families in Connecticut are homeless, those families include children, and when children don’t have a home and are moved around from shelter to shelter it’s difficult to go to school and learn and have self-esteem. A new Connecticut program called “Be Homeful” by the “Connecticut Coalition to end Homelessness” with the help Read more…

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Helping New Haven’s Homeless

Homelessness can hit anyone, no matter your place in life. Liberty Community Services in New Haven has been serving the community for a quarter century providing services to single men and women who are homeless and who may be suffering from drug addiction, mental illness or have HIV/AIDS. These folks help those done and out Read more…

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