Sharing Stories of Everyday Good

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Older dogs need love, too

knew that older dogs, surrendered to shelters often under heartbreaking circumstances, did not do well, and they were often put on the euthanasia list.

No longer afraid to try

After an internship with the American Mural Project, college student Sarah Kruse felt inspired to reach for her own dreams as well.

A special support system for female veterans

WWP brings female veterans together through female-only connection events and mental health workshops.

At this after-school program, everyone feels like family

Together, the Carver Foundation and Norwalk public schools are working to close the achievement gap.

The little theater that could

For nine years, a neighborhood theater has presented critically acclaimed productions that reflect the interests and values of its diverse community.

This baseball star wants youth to feel safe at home

Joe Torre founded the Safe At Home Foundation in 2002 to provide healing services to youth who have been traumatized by exposure to violence.

A different approach to grieving

OUR HOUSE believes that while grief takes many forms, it is a universal experience.

From Cold War relic to star attraction

Built on the site of an old U.S. Army base in Connecticut, the Westport Observatory has been revealing the wonders of the night sky since 1975.