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Thursday, October 15, 2015
The Riverview, Simsbury, CT
Join us for our annual gathering of the area's finest culinary talent in support of the March of Dimes. Upon arrival, you will enjoy the chance to sam... more
Opportunities are now open for eligible applicants to submit a request for proposal (RFP) for grants funded the remainder of 2015-2016. The chapter community grants fund for the remainder of 2015 is approximately $24,000. It is anticipated that 1-4 projects will be funded, with grants ranging from $1,000 to $24,000 each. For the year 2016, the Connecticut Chapter has approximately $25,000 to fund CenteringPregnancy- related activities. It is anticipated that 1-3 CenteringPregnancy-related projects will be funded during this funding cycle.
With Hurricane Joaquin being closely monitored off the East Coast, the March of Dimes encourages families, pregnant women and parents of newborns to ready their disaster preparedness kits. Need tips to help get your plan started? We have you covered HERE.