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Monthly Pregnancy Support Group
Catholic Charities, Norwich will be sponsoring a monthly pregnancy support group! Pregnant women and new mothers of children ages birth to 1, will meet once a month in our Norwich office located at 331 Main Street.  Each month a different topic will be covered.  Topics include: "I'm Pregnant, and what can I expect", Breastfeeding, Solid food, Parenting tips, etc.  There will be time for questions and open discussion along with a raffle!  Please call 860-889-8346 ext. 265 to sign up for this group! 

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14th Annual Golf Tournament Sponsors  Needed
It is that time of year when we reach out to those in our community to consider one of the many sponsorships available to support our 14th Annual Golf Tournament.  Our tournament will be held on Wednesday, September 18, 2019 at Fox Hopyard Golf Club in East Haddam.  We hope you will consider becoming a sponsor, and help us positively impact the lives of those in crisis, living in our community.  Proceeds from our tournament allow us to continue our mission of “Providing Help & Creating Hope” to those individuals and families of all faiths, ...

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Sponsors and Golfers Needed for 14th Annual Catholic Charities Golf Tournament
Join us for a swing and a prayer on Wednesday, September 18th at the Fox Hopyard Golf Club for Catholic Charities’ 14th Annual Golf Tournament. Catholic Charities has been Providing Help & Creating Hope to those most in need throughout Eastern Connecticut for the last 98 years, serving people of all faith.  Join us for a day of golf at a great course and directly impact those living in our community. Registration begins at 10:30am.  Lunch is served at 11:00am.  Shotgun Start begins at 1:00pm.  Dinner is served and awards are presented at ...

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Catholic Charities Night at Dodd Stadium June 21st- Tickets on Sale NOW!
Want to help others while enjoying your hometown Connecticut Tigers?  Come join Catholic Charities at Dodd Stadium on June 21st at 7:05pm and enjoy a game, while helping others! Come for the game and stay for the fireworks. Perfect opportunity to thank your employees, volunteers and families! Contact 860-889-8346 x287

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Join Us At Our 98th Anniversary Gala!
Catholic Charities will celebrate its’ 98th anniversary  at our “Hope Anchors the Soul” Gala on Saturday, April 13th at the Mystic Yachting Center.  Evening begins at 5:00 PM with a Silent Auction, cocktail reception, and dinner followed  by dancing from 8:00 – 10:00 PM.  Tickets are $100.00 per person, cocktail attire.  Sponsorships for the event are available.  For more information, contact Christine Jackel, Resource Development Manager via e-mail christinejackel@ccfsn.org or 860-889-8346 x287.    ...

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Gala, Benefit, Fundraising, 2019
Catholic Charities Annual Fund Kicks Off!
On November 1st, Catholic Charities kicked off their 2018-2019 Annual Fund and mailed their annual brochure and pledge card to their faithful donors, locally and outside of Connecticut.  The money raised from their Annual Fund is used to support agency programs and needs that are not met through grant funding. In the first 10 months of this year, Catholic Charities has been able to “Provide Help & Create Hope” to over 2,500 clients, providing more than 3,750 services.  Catholic Charities continues to be a lifeline to so many throughout Eastern C...

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 November 27, 2018 kicks off the “Charitable Season” with #GivingTuesday so,  how can you help?
As we all might enjoy a wonderful gathering of friends and family on the holidays, there are thousands who can’t afford dinner for their families so they come to Catholic Charities in the Diocese of Norwich.  Our mission is to help those most in need in Eastern CT.   Did you know that in the first ten months of this calendar year, Catholic Charities has Provided Help & Created Hope to over 5,000 clients and distributed over 32,000 meals to families in need through our Norwich, New London, Willimantic and Middletown offices.   We are enco...

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AmazonSmile is increasing the donation rate 10x from Oct 29 - Nov 2
Through Nov 2, AmazonSmile is donating 5% (ten times the usual amount) to Catholic Charities, Diocese of Norwich when you shop at .smile.amazon.com/ch/06-0646609. #AmazonSmile #StartWithaSmile

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Parenting  Education 101
Catholic Charities, Diocese of Norwich is proud to present Parenting Education 101. This is a great way to come together to learn new skill sets to become the best possible parent! Join us for this FREE 6 week series held at our New London location. 

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Tigers Partner with Catholic Charities for MiLB CommUNITY Initiative
CT Tigers Announce Food Drive on August 26 NORWICH, Ct. - The Connecticut Tigers, Class A Short Season affiliate of the Detroit Tigers, are proud to announce a partnership with the Catholic Charities Diocese of Norwich for the 2018 Minor League Baseball CommUNITY Initiative presented by Allegiant Airlines. On Sunday, August 26, the Tigers will conduct a food drive at Dodd Stadium to benefit the Catholic Charities Food Pantry during their game against the Lowell Spinners beginning at 4:05 p.m. Fans who donate any non-perishable food items at the front gate will have th...

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Date and Location set for Spring Benefit
Catholic Charities 98th Anniversary Spring Benefit Saturday, April  13, 2019 Mystic Yachting Center, Mystic  

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Catholic Charities
Diocese of Norwich

331 Main Street
Norwich, CT 06360
860-889-8346