Madison Middle School and The Binky Patrol to be honored

The Center for Family Justice (CFJ) has announced that Madison Middle School and The Binky Patrol, a Monroe-based nonprofit which provides cozy, handmade blankets to adults and children in need of comfort, will share its first annual Community Outreach Leadership Award. The award will be presented by Debra A. Greenwood, CFJ’s President and CEO, to Madison Middle School Principal Peter … read more

Purple shawl project with Binky Patrol

Binky Patrol is a national organization that brings comfort blankets to critically ill and traumatized kids. The Monroe/Trumbull chapter of Binky Patrol has joined forces with CT NOW to make purple shawls for victims of domestic abuse. The Binky Patrol members are knitting and crocheting purple shawls for clients being affected by domestic violence. The chapter was started five years … read more

Seeking sponsors for Bink-A-Thon to help critically and terminally ill children

Sponsors are needed for Back to School Bink-A-Thon Binky Patrol of Southern CT- Monroe/Trumbull to help continue the mission of providing binky’s, blankets for critically and terminally ill children throughout this area and are seeking any monetary donations, along with yarn, flannel, fleece, washable cotton as well as gift cards for Jo-Ann’s or Michael’s. It will be held on Saturday, … read more