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Local Events, Community Events, and Volunteer Opportunities

Thursday, Apr 12, 2018 at 11:47 AM EDT

Feeding Our Families: Find a Stop & Shop Location Near You

Feeding Our Families: Find a Stop & Shop Location Near You

On April 28, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., you can donate food items for those in need at all Stop & Shop locations across the state.

Sunday, Jan 28, 2018 at 04:22 PM EST

2018 Farmington Penguin Plunge

2018 Farmington Penguin Plunge

Come join us this weekend in Farmington to make a splash and help benefit Special Olympics Connecticut while you do it.

Wednesday, Nov 15, 2017 at 05:57 AM EST

New Haven Tree Lighting Choral Contest

New Haven Tree Lighting Choral Contest

As part of the NBC Connecticut Tree Lighting special broadcast on Nov. 30 live from the New Haven Green, we are looking for a childrens' school or youth chorus to perform at least two songs on the show.

Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019 at 10:05 AM EDT

Introducing Snow Monster: NBC CT's New Weather Vehicle

Introducing Snow Monster: NBC CT's New Weather Vehicle

NBC Connecticut on Thursday unveiled Snow Monster, its new state-of-the-art weather vehicle.

Tuesday, Oct 3, 2017 at 02:56 PM EDT

'Get Hired Hartford' Goodwill Career Expo 2017

'Get Hired Hartford' Goodwill Career Expo 2017

A career expo with 75 employers looking to fill 3,500 open positions will take place Thurs., Oct. 5 in Hartford.

Thursday, Sep 21, 2017 at 09:56 AM EDT

Help Hurricane Maria Survivors; NBC CT/Big Y/Red Cross Drive

Help Hurricane Maria Survivors; NBC CT/Big Y/Red Cross Drive

Together with Big Y and the American Red Cross, NBC is proud to connect you with a way to help. From now until September 23, you can make a monetary donation at any Big Y Supermarket.

Tuesday, Sep 12, 2017 at 03:35 PM EDT

NBC CT Holds 'Relief for Irma' Drive Until 7 p.m.

NBC CT Holds 'Relief for Irma' Drive Until 7 p.m.

Tuesday, September 12, from 4pm-7pm, you can help during our “Relief For Irma” event. We’ll be broadcasting live from the NBC Connecticut studios, taking your calls and monetary donations.

Monday, Dec 11, 2017 at 06:09 PM EST

NBC CT Toy Drive Taking Place Saturday Morning at Westfarms

NBC CT Toy Drive Taking Place Saturday Morning at Westfarms

NBC Connecticut is proud to connect you to our Annual Toy Drive, Saturday, Dec. 9, at Westfarms! From 9 a.m. until 12 p.m., come meet the NBC Connecticut team and donate a new, unwrapped gift.

Tuesday, Sep 5, 2017 at 10:51 AM EDT

NBC CT, Big Y, Red Cross Harvey Relief Drive Happening Now

NBC CT, Big Y, Red Cross Harvey Relief Drive Happening Now

NBC Connecticut is partnering with Big Y World Class Markets and the American Red Cross to help raise donations for those impacted by Hurricane Harvey in Texas and Louisiana. From Friday, Sept. 1 through...

Thursday, Aug 31, 2017 at 10:15 PM EDT

NBC CT/Yard Goats Harvey Relief Drive

NBC CT/Yard Goats Harvey Relief Drive

NBC Connecticut is partnering with the Hartford Yard Goats baseball team to hold a Hurricane Harvey Relief Drive to benefit the American Red Cross. The drive will take place at Thursday's Yard Goats game,...

Closer to Free Ride 2019
Closer to Free Ride 2019
NBC Connecticut is proud to be connecting you with the Closer to Free Ride presented by Bank of America, on Saturday, September 7. "Connecticut’s Best Ride" ride benefits Smilow Cancer Hospital... Read more
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