P2P Is Thankful for the Thanksgiving All-Stars

Thanks to the enormous generosity of so many in the community, 700 families enjoyed a bountiful meal on Thanksgiving Day that included turkey, stuffing, gravy, fresh produce, canned goods and desserts. Individuals, businesses, churches, organizations and schools donated turkeys, stuffing mix, supermarket gift cards, reusable grocery bags and more. Because of this generosity – from …

P2P Holiday Toy Store

For the 23rd year, Person-to-Person will be hosting the Holiday Toy Store in December. With the support of a dedicated volunteer organizing committee, scores of volunteers and countless generous donors, more than 1,900 children will have a holiday that is merry and bright. We are now accepting donations of new, unwrapped toys, board games and …

Person-to-Person Hosts Second Annual Transforming Lives Luncheon

At a festive fundraiser held at Wee Burn Country Club in Darien, more than 300 people gathered for the benefit of Person-to-Person – a community-supported agency that provides emergency assistance for basic needs and support for individuals and families as they move towards stability. The event featured keynote speaker Jeannette Walls, author of the bestselling …

P2P Annual Coat Drive Is Underway

You Can Help Families in Need by Donating Winter Outerwear. Residents of Norwalk and surrounding communities are being asked to drop off clean, new or gently-used winter coats and jackets now through November 3 at Person-to-Person in Norwalk (76 South Main Street) anytime Monday through Friday between the hours of 9 am and 4 pm. …

XL Catlin

XL Catlin has awarded an $8,000 grant to Person-to-Person which will be used for the agency’s Scholarship Program. Person-to-Person is committed to supporting the educational aspirations of college students from low-income families. According to P2P Executive Director Ceci Maher, many of the students receiving scholarships are the first in their families to attend college. “The …

Tickets On Sale! Transforming Lives Luncheon on Thursday, October 26 … Sold Out!

Sold Out! Keynote Speaker: Jeannette Walls Author of the bestselling memoir “The Glass Castle” Still on The New York Times Paperback Best Sellers List Now a Feature Film A childhood memoir of resilience and redemption, “The Glass Castle” is a compelling look into a uniquely dysfunctional family. The Walls’ wildly unconventional parents loved their children …

P2P Campership Program Expanded to Norwalk

The P2P Campership Program, through which hundreds of Stamford elementary school children are able to attend summer camp, expanded to Norwalk this summer with the help of funders such as Norwalk-based Datto and hundreds of individual donors who supported the 2017 Campership Appeal. One of the core programs at Person-to-Person, The Campership Program positively impacts …

Elizabeth Raymond Ambler Trust

The Trustees of the Elizabeth Raymond Ambler Trust have awarded a $7,500 grant to Person-to-Person for the agency’s Emergency Assistance Program. Through the Emergency Assistance Program, P2P offers a safety net to low-income and food-insecure residents of Fairfield County, including Wilton, in the form of financial assistance, food, clothing, casework counseling and access to a …

The Community Fund of Darien

The Grants Executive Committee of The Community Fund of Darien recently awarded a $21,000 grant to Person-to-Person. The grant will be used for the Emergency Assistance Program which provides food, clothing, financial assistance and casework services to people living in Stamford, Norwalk, Darien, New Canaan, Weston, Westport and Wilton.

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