In this week’s Power of Giving segment, Matt Roberts introduces us to Dara Brooks, a Bridgeport resident with an extraordinary story. In 1991, she chose to give the gift of life through organ donation, twice.
The Power of Giving
You only get one chance to make a great first impression, and a Hartford organization is helping women do just that. Dress for Success Hartford provides women with the tools they need to find employment, from that professional interview outfit, to assistance with resumes and personal development.
Originally aired October, 2012
A New Milford woman dedicates her life to helping those who cannot communicate due to ALS, or Lou Gehrig’s disease. By supplying computers and software, she has single-handedly helped hundreds of people to regain their voices, and maintain their independence.
Dani Albee, a 24-year-old cancer survivor, decided to share her experience of cancer in a book that looks at the “beautiful mess” that is our lives.