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Faith Tremblay’s Annual Toy Drive In Shelton, Connecticut

There are more people than you know among us whose mission on the planet is just to help others. Such is the case with the Tremblay family of Shelton. Despite their hardships, they say it could be so much worse. Over two years, they have collected more than one-thousand toys, they hope to do at Read more…

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Building A Better Connecticut ~ Yale-New Haven Hospital Toy Closet Program

Network Connecticut is all about helping foster business, innovators, entrepreneurs, non-profits and everyday folks in our great southern New England state. SUBWAY jumped right on board with our mantra and wanted us to feature the Toy Closet Program at Yale-New Haven Hospital. Every year SUBWAY gathers dozens and dozens of toys to help sick children. Read more…

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Collecting Toys For Children at Yale-Cornell Football Game ~ Sept 26

Saturday, Sept. 26, 2015 is Walter Camp Day at Yale Bowl and fans are asked to bring an unwrapped toy for a free general admission ticket to the Yale-Cornell game, which kicks off at 1 p.m. Every year the Walter Camp Football Foundation is kind enough to lend a helping hand to my Toy Closet Read more…

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Action News 8′s, Skip Church Creates “Dustin’s Place”

I left my friend, Skip Church so inspired after learning about, and seeing what he and his wife Colleen and a ton of volunteers have done with a camp they are calling “Dustin’s Place.” The slogan for Dustin’s Place is “where summer fun begins and life never ends.” For those of you who have been Read more…

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Toys Can Make a Difference

For 17 years, since the summer of 1993, the Toy Closets program at Yale-New Haven Hospital has been making the lives of children and their families a little brighter during tough times. As the founder of this program I continue to marvel at the stories of those who have been touched. How did this start? Read more…

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