St. John’s Episcopal Church fundraiser for Haiti set March 13

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The St. John’s Episcopal Church will offer a fundraising dinner for the Bon Samaritan School and Clinic in L’Acul, Haiti on March 13 at 7 p.m. The cost will be $50 per person and includes a three-course dinner and wine. In addition to the dinner, there will be a meet and greet with the Bon […] [Read More]
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Volunteers needed for basketball tournament March 8

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St. Joseph Parenting Center will host its own version of March Madness at Chelsea Piers on March 8 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Between 40 and 45 volunteers will be needed: middle school and high school students and adults. Volunteers should commit to a three-hour shifts: from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. or from […] [Read More]
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Free tax-prep services offered in Stamford through April 15

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Free tax preparation services will be available for low- and moderate-income taxpayers, regardless of age, on a walk-in basis now through April 15 at the following Stamford locations. Volunteer Income Tax Assistance locations and schedules: Domus at 83 Lockwood Ave.: Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.; and Saturdays from 9:30 a.m. to […] [Read More]
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St. Patrick’s Day Parade seeks volunteers for Family Fun Zone

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St. Patrick’s Day Parade on March 7 will include a Family Fun Zone, a child-friendly area for families to watch the parade and enjoy face-painting, sidewalk art, clowns and more. The parade committee is looking for volunteers to lend their time and talent for the Family Fun Zone, which will be located along the parade […] [Read More]
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Volunteers needed for Maple Sugar Festival March 7&8

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The Stamford Museum & Nature Center seeks volunteers for its Maple Sugar Festival on March 7 and 8. Volunteers will be needed to help with demonstrations, a pancake breakfast, food tents, children’s activities and more. Help will be needed from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. For more information, contact the Volunteer Center of United Way […] [Read More]
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Support area charities March 5 for Fairfield County Gives

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Fairfield County Community Foundation is hoping to raise $1 million in 24 hours on March 5 for its Fairfield County Gives campaign. Between 12 a.m. and 11:59 a.m., people are encouraged make donations to aid area nonprofits so they may continue their services. The money raised will aid nonprofit organizations across in Fairfield County. Last […] [Read More]
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Program on “Women in Afghanistan” March 4

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The World Affairs Forum will hold a breakfast program called, “Women in Afghanistan:  Challenges and Opportunities Post-2014” 7:15 a.m. March 4 at the Stamford Yacht Club, 97 Ocean Drive West. Charlotte “Charlie” Ponticelli,  program director and advisor of American Committees on Foreign Relations, will speak. Admission is free for ambassadors’ roundtable members, $30 for forum […] [Read More]
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Senior Center trip to Botanical Gardens March 9

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The Stamford Senior Center will offer a trip to see the Orchid Show at the Botanical Gardens in New York on March 9. Cost is $45 per person for  members and $50 for nonmembers. Fee will cover round trip transportation  and admission to the exhibit. There will be time for lunch in their cafeteria or […] [Read More]
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