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Local Events, Community Events, and Volunteer Opportunities

Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 11:14 AM EDT

Walk for Wishes at Lake Compounce with the NBC Connecticut Team

Walk for Wishes at Lake Compounce with the NBC Connecticut Team

Join the NBC Connecticut team as they loop around Lake Compounce for Make-A-Wish. The 2017 Walk for Wishes is on Saturday, May 13, 2017. The three mile walk around the park begins at 9:00 a.m. Following the...

Friday, Feb 24, 2017 at 12:20 PM EST

Connecting You...American Red Cross 'Installathon'

Connecting You...American Red Cross 'Installathon'

NBC Connecticut is proud to connect you to the American Red Cross’ Install-A-Thon. You can register to have free smoke alarms installed and a safety assessment of your home if you live in the targeted cities....

Friday, Feb 24, 2017 at 12:15 PM EST

Connecting You to the 'Evening of Wishes' Gala

Connecting You to the 'Evening of Wishes' Gala

NBC Connecticut is connecting you to the Make-A-Wish ‘Evening of Wishes Gala’ at Mohegan Sun.

Sunday, Dec 4, 2016 at 10:18 AM EST

Connecting You to Joy: New Haven Tree Lighting

Connecting You to Joy: New Haven Tree Lighting

You could hear it, you could feel it, and when Santa flipped the switch Thursday night, you could feel the joy on the New Haven green.

Monday, Dec 12, 2016 at 09:14 AM EST

Connecting You to Joy: Toy Drive

Connecting You to Joy: Toy Drive

NBC Connecticut and Comcast are Connecting You to Joy with our annual Toy Drive to benefit Toys For Tots. This year we’re at a new location!

Monday, Nov 21, 2016 at 07:20 AM EST

NBC Connecticut Partners With Special Olympics For Unified Bowling

NBC Connecticut Partners With Special Olympics For Unified Bowling

Nearly 20 NBC Connecticut employees and their families will be bowling Sunday with Special Olympics athletes at the Unified Sports Holiday Classic in Milford.

Friday, Apr 15, 2016 at 03:40 PM EDT

March of Dimes Ambassadors Want Families to Know They Aren’t Alone

March of Dimes Ambassadors Want Families to Know They Aren’t Alone

NBC Connecticut is partnering with the Today Show for our Run for Today campaign and all month long we’ll be highlighting the health benefits of running and encouraging you to come run with us at the March of...

Tuesday, Feb 16, 2016 at 11:42 AM EST

Special Olympics Connecticut Winter Games

Special Olympics Connecticut Winter Games

The Special Olympics Connecticut Winter Games are Saturday, February 27 and Sunday, February 28 and NBC Connecticut is proud to be partners in a caring community with these amazing local athletes.

Friday, Apr 15, 2016 at 10:39 AM EDT

Running Has Physical and Mental Benefits

Running Has Physical and Mental Benefits

NBC Connecticut is partnering with the Today Show for our #RunforToday campaign and highlighting the benefits of running, including how lacing up can help you mentally and physically.

Thursday, Mar 24, 2016 at 07:41 AM EDT

NBC Connecticut Free Coffee Connection

 NBC Connecticut Free Coffee Connection

Calling all coffee lovers: come and meet the morning team and enjoy coffee on us! All month long on Thursdays, the morning team will be heading to a diner near you. Show them you NBC Connecticut App and get a...

'Supporting Our Schools' Supply Drive and How You Can Help
'Supporting Our Schools' Supply Drive and How You Can Help
NBC Connecticut, together with Travelers and Hoffman Auto Group are joining forces for the 2017 Supporting Our Schools drive. All proceeds will benefit students and schools affiliated with the Boys & Girls Clubs... Read more
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