Newtown Non-Profit Council

Co-Chairs: Douglas Lord, C.H. Booth Library, dlord@chboothlibrary.org; & To Be Named


 

Inaugural Meeting

Interested in attending the very first meeting of the Newtown Non-Profit Council? Reserve a spot for your nonprofit organization, and join the conversation!

Who: Registered Newtown nonprofits

When: Friday, March 22, at 9:30 am

Where: Cyrenius H. Booth Library, at 25 Main Street

Please RSVP to Darlene Spencer at: dspencer@chboothlibrary.org

 

Mission Statement

The non-profit council exists to provide opportunities for the non-profit sector to network with each other as well as with area and regional for-profit organizations serving the mutual benefit of our constituencies. The council further exists to promote its services, increase exposure and to engage in mutually beneficial collaborative activities in the areas of training and technical assistance and to serve in an advocacy role as it impacts non-profit organizations’ work and individuals in need within Newtown.

Value Proposition

  • Opportunities to network with other community non-profit organizations; share physical and intellectual resources as possible.
  • Participate in educational and developmental opportunities such as workshops and seminars on relevant topics related to non-profit organizations.
  • Advocate for non-profit issues. Offer participating organizations a chance to showcase and review in more depth how services positively impact the community.
  • Opportunity to share other issues within your organization.
  • Shared calendaring, joint programming.
  • Fees: None. Meeting host provides food!

[Note: adapted from Shoreline Chamber]


Newtown Organizations

Newtown Center for Support and Wellness
28 Trades Lane
Newtown, CT 06470
Phone: (203) 364-9750
Email: jennifer.crane@newtown-ct.gov

American Legion Newtown Post 202
PO Box 659
Newtown CT 06470
Phone: (203) 577-9568
Email: americanlegionnewtown@gmail.com

A Place for Hope and Healing
55 Walnut Tree Hill Rd.
Sandy Hook CT 06482
Phone: (203) 304-1805
Email: mary@aplaceforhopeandhealing.org

FONS: Friends of Newtown Seniors
PO Box 413
Newtown CT 06470
Phone: (203) 430-0633
Email: info@FriendsOfNewtownSeniors.org

Newtown Education Foundation
PO Box 3524
Newtown CT 06470
Email: NewtownEducationFoundation@gmail.com

Resiliency Center of Newtown
153 S Main St.
Newtown CT 06470
Phone: (203) 364-9750
Email: stephanie@resiliencycenterofnewtown.org

Newtown Youth and Family Services
15 Berkshire Rd.
Sandy Hook CT 06482
Phone: (203) 270-4335

Age Friendly Livable Community Initiative
Not a brick-and-mortar establishment.
Phone: (203) 364-0360
Email: neds2124@gmail.com

NSHCF: Newtown Sandy Hook Community Foundation Inc.
2 Washington Square
Newtown CT 06470
Phone: (203) 460-0687
Email: info@nshcf.org

Lions Club
PO Box 218
Newtown CT 06470
Bruce Walczak Pres.
Email: bw.reloconsult@snet.net

Chamber of Commerce of Newtown
45 Main St.
Newtown CT 06470
Phone: (203) 426-2695
Email: chamber@newtown-ct.com

Cyrenius H. Booth Library
25 Main St.
Newtown CT 06470
Phone: (203) 426-4533
Email: dlord@chboothlibrary.org

Kevin’s Community Center
25 Commerce Rd.
Newtown CT 06470
Phone: (203) 426-0496
Email: michaelronan@sbcglobal.net

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