Day of Service: Sunday, January 6, 2019

Governor-elect Ned Lamont and Lt. Governor-elect Susan Bysiewicz are hosting a Connecticut Day of Service, taking place on Sunday, January 6, 2019. Lamont and Bysiewicz will spend the day volunteering at and learning more about non-profit organizations in cities and towns across Connecticut. 

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Venue: CT Humane Society - Pet Food Pantry | Fox Memorial Clininc - Non-profit veternary clinic
Details: Accepting pet food donations & facilitate 1-day pet adoption: Dogs, Cats, Birds, Bunnies & Guinea Pigs
Time: 9:30am - 5:30pm
Address: 701 Russell Road, Newington, CT 06111
Website: http://www.cthumane.org
Donations: Pet Food / monetary contributions / adopt a pet

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Venue: Foodshare
Details: Last year, with the help of thousands of volunteers, Foodshare distributed over 12 million meals worth of food to our hungry neighbors. 1 in 8 people struggle with hunger in Connecticut. You can help them get healthy food right now. $30 provides 75 meals, $40 provides 100 meals, $100 provides 250 meals 
Time: 8:30 - 11:30am 
Website: https://foodshare.org
Address: 450 Woodland Avenue, Bloomfield, CT 06002

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Venue: New London Homeless Hospitality Center
Details: Homeless shelter - will have volunteer at front desk throughout the day to accept dontations/contributions
Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm
Address: 325 Huntington St, New London, CT 06320
Website: https://www.nlhhc.org

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Venue: The Card Home
Details: Volunteers need to visit with seniors living in the independent living house. Take time to play board games, read or just chat with seniors
Time: 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Address: 154 Pleasant St, Willimantic, 06226
Website: http://thecardhome.org
Donations: Volunteer your time visiting seniors

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Venue: CT Humane Society - Pet Food Pantry 
Details: Accepting pet food donations & facilitate 1-day pet adoption: Dogs, Cats, Birds, Bunnies & Guinea Pigs
Time: 9:30am - 5:30pm
Address: 169 Old Colchester Rd, Quaker Hill, 06375
Website: http://www.cthumane.org
Donations: Pet Food / monetary contributions / adopt a pet

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Venue: Beth-El Center
Details: Accepting food donations and adult coats, hats, gloves and household items: linens, plates, pots, utensils, laundry detergent, etc.
Time: 9:00am - 1:00pm
Address: 90 New Haven Avenue, Milford 06460
Website: https://www.bethelmilford.org
Donations: Adult coats, hats, gloves and household items

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Venue: VA Hospital
Details: Join the staff at the VA Hospital as they care for our veterans 
Time: 10:00am - 2:00pm
Address: 950 Campbell Avenue, West Haven 06516
Website: https://www.connecticut.va.gov/

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Venue: Children's Community Program (CCP)
Details: CCP mentoring & foster care program Three Kings Day Holiday Open House
Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Address: 446 Blake Street, New Haven 06515
Donations: Gift Cards to activities to facilitate mentoring program i.e. movies, zoo, trampoline parks, etc.
Website: http://www.ccp-ct.org/

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Venue: Homes for the Brave
Details: Male & Female Veterans' shelter that has helped over 1,100 veterans by providing shelter, food & support to military veterans. Join us as we prepare a lunch and talk with our brave vets.
Time: 11:00am - 1:00pm
Address: 655 Park Avenue, Bridgeport 06605
Website: https://www.homesforthebrave.org
Donations: Welcome monetary contributions, Food: non-perishable items, Clothing: New adult clothes including hats, gloves, coats and will accept used, dry-cleaned suits 

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Venue: CT Food Bank
Details: Food donations are welcome at the Wallingford location
Time: 10am - 12pm
Address: 2 Research Parkway, Wallingford 06492
Donations: Accepting monetary contributions via website. People wishing to donate online may do so at www.ctfoodbank.org/ServiceDay.
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Website: http://www.ctfoodbank.org

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Venue: CT Humane Society - Pet Food Pantry  
Details: Accepting pet food donations & facilitate 1-day pet adoption: Dogs, Cats, Birds, Bunnies & Guinea Pigs
Time: 9:30am - 5:30pm
Address: 455 Post Roard E, Westport, 06880
Website: http://www.cthumane.org
Donations: Pet Food / monetary contributions / adopt a pet

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Venue: New Covenant Center
Details: Soup Kitchen & Food Pantry 
Time: 10:00am - 2:00pm
Address: 174 Richmond Hill Avenue, Stamford 06902
Website: https://www.newcovenantcenter.org
Donations: Accepting monetary contributions, nonperishable food items and help prepare/serve food at soup kitchen

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Venue: New Opportunities (NOW) Center
Details: The NOW center is asking community to participate in their Annual Coat Drive by donating new or gently-used coats, hats, scarves and gloves
Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Address: 232 N Elm Street, Waterbury 06702
Website: http://www.newoppinc.org
Donations: Donate new or gently-used coats, hats and scarves and gloves

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