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

Rockin’ Around The Decades: Studio 54 Night to benefit The Center for Family Justice

A Studio 54 themed night of dining and dancing at Vazzano’s Four Seasons in Stratford on Saturday, March 30, will benefit The Center for Family Justice (CFJ), which provides crisis and supportive services to victims of domestic and sexual violence in six local communities. Band Together, a nonprofit community of musicians who have helped raise more than $3.4 million for … read more

‘Near & Far Aid’ awards grant to The Center for Family Justice

Fairfield County based philanthropic organization Near & Fair Aid recently awarded a $22,000 grant to The Center for Family Justice in Bridgeport, which provides crisis and supportive services to victims of domestic and sexual violence and child abuse in six local communities. “This grant from Near & Far Aid recognizes and supports the important work we do daily to transform … 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