When you combine elementary school students, reading mentors, and lunch, everybody wins! We’ll join Everybody Wins Connecticut for their Power Lunch program and discover how a group of dedicated volunteers are instilling a love of reading in young minds. And what keeps many of those volunteers coming back year after year.
The Power of Giving
East Coast Service Dogs, located in Torrington, is the breeding and training center for some of the most able dogs anywhere. These highly trained dogs assist people with both physical and emotional disabilities.
Windsor is host to a one-of-a-kind program that records books, magazines and more for the blind to enjoy. And there is no shortage of volunteers lining up to read material into audio files. It’s a cause that everyone loves.
Artistic Director and Choreographer Deborah Goffe creates captivating modern dance theatre. Uninterested in copying the traditional dance world’s focus on beauty and perfection, her Hartford-based company, Scapegoat Garden, conceives and performs a stunning new work called “re-Birth”.