Carver partners with many organizations and we celebrate their success. The Triangle Community Center was the second grant recipient of 100 Who Care Darien in the amount of $10,000. Triangle, Carver and Laurel House in Stamford each presented our cases for support, and Triangle won the vote of the members who attended the event this past Wednesday evening.
cxLoyalty has been supporting Carver for many years. This year, Adam Magrath, Compliance Manager of Membership Operations at cxLoyalty, initiated an appeal to his fellow employees to donate back-to-supplies for Carver kids. And the response was very generous!
See the video of the event here on Facebook!
Hillsong Church Connecticut hosted a Back to School Festival at the Carver Community Center on Saturday, August 31st for the benefit of our community’s children as they prepare to return to school. The event in the Carver gym included music, food, games, and free haircuts, back packs, and school supplies.
Now in its second year, the Darien Rotary Scholarship was awarded to two outstanding Carver students enrolled at Norwalk Community College (NCC). Rashida Richard received a $4,000 scholarship to attend NCC as a freshman in Fall 2019.
Ten local organizations committed to closing the education, workforce and other opportunity gaps in Connecticut were awarded a combined total of $1,032,000 from the Collective Impact Opportunity Fund.
Fairfield County Bank is a longtime supporter of the Carver community prides itself on its unwavering dedication and support of local Fairfield County charities through corporate contributions and extended Employee volunteerism. Bank employees chose Carver to participate in the first month of their new Charity of the Month campaign. GO HERE TO VOTE FOR CARVER!
Carver is deeply grateful for the long-term and generous annual support The Community Fund of Darien just renewed for our after-school Youth Development Program and our Summer Enrichment Program.
This year, Fairfield County’s Community Foundation (FCCF) is celebrating the 10-year anniversary of its Center for Nonprofit Excellence.
As part of this celebration, they are introducing the inaugural class of its Center for Nonprofit Excellence Hall of Fame. The Carver Foundation as one of the Hall of Fame honorees to be featured at their CNE Anniversary Celebration on November 13, 2019.
Join Mayor Rilling and Congressman Himes for our Playground Ribbon Cutting on Monday July 1st at 11:30AM. Following a successful fundraising drive led by student volunteers at New Canaan High School, the new playground is now ready for Carver’s summer camp students to enjoy. Our new playground has all the latest safety and fun learning features for K-5 aged children, including a new padded surface that ties together all the pieces of the playground.
Please join Mayor Harry Rilling and other special guests as we officially spring to life Carver’s new playground on Monday, July 1st, at 11:30 AM at the Carver Community Center. Following a successful fundraising drive led by student volunteers at New Canaan High School, the new playground is now ready for Carver’s summer camp students to enjoy it.