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State Republican Michael Ferguson Visits AELC

Rep. Ferguson Reads to Preschoolers in Danbury to Support Early Childhood Education Programs DANBURY – State Rep. Michael Ferguson (R-138) visited Action Learning Center in Danbury last week to read a book to preschoolers and encourage them to love reading.  He...

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AELC Annual Family Resource Fair 2017

Join us for our Annual Family Resource Fair at our Action Early Learning Center!! When: Friday, May 5th, 2017 from 3:30 P.M. - 5:30 P.M. Location: 75 Balmforth Ave, Danbury, CT 06810 (203) 743-3785    

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SAVE THE DATE!

We are excited to announce our Third Annual Wine Tasting Fundraising event will be held on June 1st, 2017. Get your tickets now! We look forward to celebrating with you.

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Working Cities

Danbury Awarded Working Cities Challenge Grant Grant from the Boston Federal Reserve to Focus on Economic Development DANBURY, Conn. (March 15, 2017) — Improving the lives of low-income Danbury residents is the purpose of new funding awarded to the city by the Boston...

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CAAWC Service Area Expands

Press Release Community Action Agency Expands Service Area March 2017 - The Community Action Agency of Western Connecticut, Inc. (CAAWC), has been designated the Community Action Agency (CAP) for three new communities:  New Canaan, Weston, and Wilton. CAAWC is a...

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Community Messenger’s Training

Community Messenger's Training will be held at Action Day Care, 75 Balmforth Ave, Danbury, CT 06810. Dinner will begin at 5:30pm. Training will be held from 6:00pm to 7:30pm. Childcare is provided. For more information about the Partnership go...

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CAAWC’s 2nd Annual Wine Tasting

Join us for an elegant evening in sampling exceptional wines provided by New Fairfield’s Heritage Discount Wine & Liquors and small bites courtesy of Brio Tuscan Grille. When: Thursday, June 2nd Time: 6 pm to 9 pm Location: Tarrywile Mansion 70 Southern Blvd....

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Happy Community Action Month!

During the month of May, CAAWC along with all other Community Action agencies in the nation highlights all of the great work each agency is doing for our low income communities. This month we celebrate all of the accomplishments CAAWC has achieved with the...

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VITA

The Nation's Tax Season began on January 19th, 2016 and ended on April 19th, 2016. Our volunteers worked hard and successfully submitted 313 electronic Income Tax Returns. Our volunteers worked long hours and provided exceptional service to all of the individuals and...

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Happy Birthday to Us! The CAAWC Celebrates 50 Years

In 1964 President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the Economic Opportunity Act; which among many other things, included the creation of the Community Action Partnership. President Johnson chose Sargent Shriver to become the first director of the Office of Economic...

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