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Community Fund of Darien Awards $537,000 to Various Darien and Area Nonprofits

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Thanks to the generous support of local donors, this year the Community Fund of Darien (TCF) is awarding $537,000 in large grants to 22 local nonprofit organizations. More than $30,000 in other grants was previously allocated this year in small grants and grants awarded by the Youth Community Fund high school service group. (more…) Continue Reading →

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New Board of Directors Selected for OPUS for Person-to-Person

Board of Directors 2019 Opus for Person-to-Person
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OPUS for Person-to-Person has announced their new Board of Directors, effective immediately. Working together, the new Board of Directors will continue to support Person-to-Person in their mission to provide more than 25,000 people in our community with food, clothing, emergency assistance and scholarship programs. (more…) Continue Reading →

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‘Paint the Town Purple’ for Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month Kicks Off in Darien This Saturday, June 22

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The Alzheimer’s Association and its many Darien community partners are encouraging all town residents to come out this Saturday, June 22 to join them in raising awareness and funds to end Alzheimer’s. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Area Groups Involved in Domestic Violence React to Dulos Missing Persons Case

Jennifer Dulos missing since 7:30 p.m. Friday May 24, 2019
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With the attention of many people in lower Fairfield County and elsewhere riveted by the Jennifer Dulos missing person case in New Canaan, two groups active in dealing with domestic violence have put out statements describing the wider situation, and a meeting has been organized for Tuesday evening in Greenwich. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Join Volunteers Cleaning up 6 Darien Cemeteries on Cemetery Cleanup Day

Earth Day Darien
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The second Annual Darien Earth Day Cemetery Cleanup Day (originally scheduled for April 20 but postponed due to the weather), hosted by the Masonic Club of Darien takes place from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, June 8. (more…) Continue Reading →

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CONTEST: Submit a Slogan for the Town of Darien, Win Glory and Gift Certificates

Slogan contest 2019
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Come up with a winning slogan for Darien, and the Darien Board of Realtors in the group’s slogan contest during the month of June and you can win both bragging rights and gift certificates for town businesses. (more…) Continue Reading →

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YWCA’s Toddler Time Fall Registration is Now Open

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Looking for a fun 2’s program? Now is the time to sign up your child for the YWCA’s ever popular Toddler Time program. Toddler Time is a fun-filled two-hour drop-off program where children have free play, story time, learn new songs, create works of art and make new friends in a class of up to eight students, taught by two experienced teachers. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Discover Dunlap and Selleck’s Woods on Trail Discovery Day, Sunday, May 19

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The trails of Dunlap and Selleck’s Woods will be transformed into a magical place of exploration and discovery from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sunday, May 19, Trails Discovery Day. The popular Trails Discovery Day has returned with a broad array of activities for families and individuals of all ages interested in having fun in the woods while learning about flora, fauna and the environment. (more…) Continue Reading →

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