| Sep 30, 2014
| 11:51 AM
Select a category that interests you. Some organizations require you to register or contact an event coordinator prior to volunteering. Use the contact information provided.
Working with the elderly...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 2:06 PM
Archie Gatzuras was a quiet man with a sweet smile whose generosity extended widely.
For more than 20 years, he spent a day each week building houses that put homeownership into the hands of low-income residents.
Although not a church member, he...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 2:45 PM
The Connecticut Business and Industry Association, the state's largest business organization with more than 10,000 member companies, has long lamented high energy costs as an undue burden on businesses and one main reason why economic growth has generally...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 12:15 PM
James Ellingson created and ran a successful Rolling Meadows-based building materials distribution firm.
Mr. Ellingson also was willing to get his hands dirty when it came to volunteering in Wheaton, his longtime home, building sets for the Wheaton...
| Oct 2, 2014
Eastern Connecticut Health Network (ECHN) welcomes Philip D. DeGaetano, DO, to its active medical staff. DeGaetano joined Eastern Connecticut Medical Professionals Foundation, Inc. in its multispecialty group practice located at 175 West Road in...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 7:04 AM
The Rev. Walt Everett was in a Virginia hotel on his way south to participate in a Habitat for Humanity build when word came there was an emergency at home.
His adopted 24-year old son, Scott, had been shot and killed at his Bridgeport apartment...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 8:05 AM
An 88-year-old World War II veteran who was nearly evicted from his home of more than 20 years is instead seeing it transformed by a crew of volunteers putting in upgrades including a new roof and porch.
"I just sit here all day long and watch them...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 4:19 PM
Dedicated thrifters know that getting more bang for their buck isn't always a cakewalk. Second-hand shopping can be rewarding, but not without its challenges – especially if you find yourself trapped in an overwhelming maze of clothes, furniture and...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 8:41 AM
Jason T. Micheli grew up in Colorado, and he spent time in Columbus, Georgia. Now he feels like he’s definitely found his home.
Seated inside a conference room inside the Winter Park Presbyterian Church, Micheli said he was looking forward to...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 5:57 PM
NEW BRITAIN — The federal government is providing $1.1 million and Habitat for Humanity is giving $275,000 to have 70 out-of-work, troubled young people build five affordable one-family houses in the city.
Capital Workforce Partners will run the...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 11:07 AM
Habitat for Humanity receives $35,000 gift
Doylestown Presbyterian Church recently contributed $35,000 to Habitat for Humanity of Bucks County's "House that Faith Built" campaign. This represents the largest contribution to the campaign thus far, and...