Monroe has an opportunity to make a difference. Our newly elected Government officials have announced the Connecticut Day of Service taking place on Sunday, January 6, 2019, just three days before Governor-elect Ned Lamont is sworn in as Governor of Connecticut.
Lamont and Lt. Governor-elect Susan Bysiewicz, will spend the day volunteering at and learning more about non-profit organizations in cities and towns across Connecticut. They invite Connecticut residents to join them on January 6 as they roll up their sleeves and support a host of nonprofits across the state including.
Opportunities within 15 miles of Monroe are:
Accepting food donations and adult coats, hats, gloves and household items: linens, plates, pots, utensils, laundry detergent, etc.
9:00am - 1:00pm
90 New Haven Avenue, Milford 06460
Join the staff at the VA Hospital as they care for our veterans
10:00am - 2:00pm
950 Campbell Avenue, West Haven 06516
Children's Community Program (CCP)
CCP mentoring & foster care program Three Kings Day Holiday Open House
1:00pm - 3:00pm
446 Blake Street, New Haven 06515
Homes for the Brave
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.
11:00am - 1:00pm
655 Park Avenue, Bridgeport 06605
For a complete list of the venues and to register to participate in Connecticut’s Day of Service, https://www.lamonttransition.org/day-of-service" target="_blank">click here.