Below are listed the organizations and groups that are mentioned by FOX61's reporters on air.
Yale University commencement
Yale University will hold its 322nd commencement ceremony today. Heavy traffic and road closures will occur. Drivers are advised to use caution.
Closed for the duration of commencement:
College St. between Elm St. and Chapel St. 6 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
High St. between Chapel St. and Elm St. 6 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Elm St. between York St. and College St., 9 -10 a.m. and again at 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Cedar St. between Congress Ave. and York St., 8 - 9:30 a.m. and again at noon -1 p.m.
If you or someone you know is in need of food assistance, visit the Connecticut Foodshare website for options.
"I Am Seen ... Therefore I Am: Isaac Julien and Frederick Douglas" exhibit at the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art. Click here for more information on the exhibit and how to get tickets to the museum.
Gifts of Love serves to help people from over 40 towns across Connecticut. The non-profit is hosting its annual golf tournament on May 22 in Avon, as well as seeking donations of goods. Details are found on the Gifts of Love website.
Eversource tree trimming areas:
Enfield: Pleasant Street
East Windsor: I-91, Route 5, Bridge Street, Newberry Road, Thompson Road, Scantic Road, Deerfield Drive, Omelia Road, Rye Street, Wapping Road, Griffin Road
South Windsor: Ellington Road, Dart Hill Road, Avery Street, Pheasant Way, Trumbull Lane
Vernon: Thrall Road, Talcottville Road, Center Road
Go Fund Me for the daughter of Sandy Hook victim battling Lymphoma
Wicked Tulips Flower Farm
My Community Help
For information and tickets for the Connecticut Fishing Outdoor Show, click here.
Funeral services for former Hartford Mayor Ann Uccello
- Dillon-Baxter Funeral Home
- 1276 Berlin Turnpike, Wethersfield
- March 24, 2023 4 PM to 7 PM
- St. Patrick-St. Anthony Church
- 285 Church St, Hartford
- March 25, 2023 11 AM
Donating blood through CT Blood.
To make an appointment call 800.283.8385
Or visit their website to learn more ctblood.org.
CT Energy Assistance Program (CEAP) is accepting and processing applications for heating assistance. To apply, click here.
The State of Connecticut also has a website dedicated to the local maple syrup trade. To learn more click https://www.ctmaple.org/
River’s Edge Sugarhouse offers presentations on maple syrup making and invites visitors to see the process in person. To learn more click https://riversedgesugarhouse.com/
Safe Kids CT has information on keeping kids safe on the go, including car seat safety.
Find warming centers in your area through 211ct.org.
Everyday Democracy, in partnership with the CT Collaborative on Poverty, Criminal Justice & Race, will host community "Safety and Justice for All" dialogues to discuss and plan action on the justice system in the Hartford region and Connecticut.
Register here for the in-person dialogue at Chrysalis Center, 255 Homestead Avenue in Hartford on Jan. 21 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Register here for virtual dialogue from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 30, Wednesday, Feb. 1, and Friday, Feb. 3.
Rachel Webster Telethon number 860-554-5490