• Community Dec 9, 2020

    Lasagna Love: Volunteers Needed in CT

    If the old saying is true that cooking is love, then lasagna is a nice warm hug. Now a growing volunteer movement is connecting communities during the COVID-19 pandemic through this classic comfort food.

  • COVID-19 Dec 9, 2020

    Lasagna Love Movement Spreads Across CT

    A movement called “lasagna love” has started across the country and it is spreading comfort here in Connecticut at a time when it’s really needed.

  • COVID-19 Dec 9, 2020

    Volunteers Make a Difference One Lasagna at a Time

    Hundreds of volunteers across the country, including in Connecticut, are baking lasagna with their families and giving them to neighbors in need. The demand is growing and you can help.

  • East Haven Sep 19, 2020

    Dozens of Volunteers Participate in Clean Up Connecticut

    A group of volunteers joined forces to help clean up different parts of Connecticut. It’s a part of the International Coastal Cleanup Day. People of all ages participated in picking up and documenting litter across the state. The goal is to keep all lands and waterways clean including the Long Island Sound. The effort also helps preserve the state’s...

  • Volunteering May 11, 2020

    State Is Looking for More Volunteers to Respond to COVID-19 Crisis

    The state is looking for more volunteers to help communities respond to the COVID-10 crisis. Volunteers are needed at nonprofits that support children and adults in programs for intellectual disabilities and behavioral health settings, as well as organizations that support senior citizens, according to Gov. Ned Lamont. More than 5,000 medical volunteers and 1,600 non-medical volunteers have already come forward…

  • Volunteering Apr 17, 2020

    Virtual Volunteering: How to Help Those in Need While Social Distancing

    Caridad Canales has been volunteering with My Grief Angels online for five years. She talks with people who are mourning a loss or suffering from anxiety. You don’t need training in bereavement counseling to volunteer with this non-profit, she says, because people just want to connect with another human and have someone listen to them.  “It is very gratifying...

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