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Following Charlottesville Tragedy, Local Leaders Urge Greenwich to Stand Up to Hate

With incidents of hate and bias in Connecticut on the rise, Greenwich Schools Superintendent Dr. Jill Gildea; YWCA’s Mary Lee Kiernan, Boys & Girls Club’s Bobby Walker and the ADL’s Steve Ginsburg urge people in Greenwich to speak out against hate, report incidents to authorities, communicate support to populations at risk and model inclusive language for children. Continue Reading →

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Hannah Storm Visits Boys & Girls Club of Greenwich; Receives Donation from Kids to Help Kids

Members of the Boys & Girls Club of Greenwich’s Torch Club and Camryn Ferrara had a special visit from ESPN’s Hannah Storm on Monday. Storm told the children they were “paying it forward “with their $3,000 donation to her foundation. The funds were raised during the recent Dodge for a Cause tourney. Continue Reading →

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PHOTOS: Outstanding Kids, Adults Honored at Emotional Boys & Girls Club of Greenwich Awards Night

The 46th Annual awards night at the Boys & Girls Club honored many young members. Don Palmer received a certificate from Chief Heavey of the Greenwich Police Dept for his 25 years at the club. Also a proclamation was read from the CT General Assembly acknowledging Mr. Palmer’s contributions. Continue Reading →

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“Rex Kwon Do” Does it Again at Dodge for a Cause Tourney at Boys & Girls Club of Greenwich

The second annual Dodge for a Cause tournament drew dozens of teams to the Boys & Girls Club of Greenwich. The event, which raised funds for the Club and Hannah Storm Foundation, was not for the faint of heart. Continue Reading →

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GFP Top Stories of the Week: Feb 27-March 5, 2017

As February turned to March, news was dominated by Greenwich High School. The police initiated a traffic enforcement campaign. The Diversity Awareness Club held their annual diversity week, and there was a student protest at Greenwich High School. The Greenwich Police promoted two of their finest. A house in Milbrook came on the market, garnering much interest. Continue Reading →

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Diversity Week at Greenwich High School Begins with Frank Talk on Social Justice

A panel that included Bobby Walker from the Boys and Girls Club, motivational speaker Dorothy Nins and Dita Bhargava discussed equality, equity and social justice in the context of such mundane moments as sitting down for lunch in the student center and as relatable as college admissions. Continue Reading →

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