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Christ Church Seeks Volunteers for Emergency “Packathon” for Ukraine Refugees

Christ Church Greenwich is organizing an Emergency “Packathon” to provide 36,000+ packages of nutritional meals for Ukrainian refugees on the border of Poland. The Packathon is set for Saturday, March 26, 10:00 am. Photo courtesy Bobbi Eggers

A Packathon is a group food packing event. All ages are welcome to help. During a two-and-a-half-hour shift, teams of volunteers assemble four complete nutritious ingredients: a carbohydrate, dehydrated vegetables, vitamin powder and a bean protein. Continue Reading →

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Men’s Breakfast with Dr. Dick Hollister: “Aging Gracefully – Biology and Theology in our Later Years”

Dickerman Hollister, Junior, MD grew up in Greenwich and is beloved in this community. He has treated multiple generations of Greenwich families with grace, expertise, and empathy. He will speak to the men at this breakfast about all aspects of aging; physically, emotionally, and spiritually. Continue Reading →

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Christ Church to Host: “Raising Successful, Balanced Children and Youth in an Affluent World”

As parents, or as grandparents, trying to do the best for our children and grandchildren, how do we help them navigate with so much turbulence and entitlement swirling around them? How do we teach our children empathy, good values and a strong work ethic? Continue Reading →

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Christ Church Talk to Feature Tom’s of Maine Founder and Reuben Marc, CEO Colgate-Palmolive: Using a Moral Compass to Guide Our Professional Lives

Christ Church will hold a free talk by Tom Chapell, Founder of Tom’s of Maine and Reuben Mark, former CEO of Colgate-Palmolive on Sunday, December 12, 11:15 am at Parish Hall. Tom Chappell. Contributed photo

Tom and Kate Chappell moved to Maine in 1968, looking for a healthier lifestyle for their young family, which included natural and unprocessed food. Because they couldn’t find healthy personal care products, they started Tom’s of Maine in 1970 with a $5,000 loan from a friend. While running the company, he tried to encourage respect for the individual, the community, and the environment. Continue Reading →

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Christ Church Courage & Faith speaker Series Returns with Sister Joan Chittister

A Benedictine Sister of Erie, PA, Sister Joan Chittister is an award-winning author of 60 books. She has appeared with the Dalai Lama, on Meet The Press, and on Super Soul Sunday with Oprah Winfrey. Continue Reading →

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