Sponsored Events 2016

We invite the community to support the work of our local nonprofits, as we have done through sponsorship grants
We invite the community to support the work of our local nonprofits, as we have done through sponsorship grants, by supporting one or more of the following events this year:


Oxford High School Booster Club
$250, to sponsor the Festival of Trees at Oxford High School on December 9th and 10th, 2016
Celebrate Shelton
$1,000 to sponsor the Community Tree lighting event on 12/2 at Veterans Memorial Park in Shelton
Valley Council for Health and Human Services
$500 to sponsor the Annual Meeting of the Valley Council for Health and Human Services on 12/6 at Brownson Country Club in Derby


Shelton Exchange Club Foundation, Inc.
$500 to sponsor the 5th annual Charity Indoor Mini Golf Tournament
Treasured Time
$250 to sponsor the Holiday Shopping Extravaganza/Wine Tasting event on 11/17 at Villa Bianca in Seymour
Shelton High School Robotics Team
$1,000 to sponsor the FIRST Lego League robotics competition on 11/19 at SHS
Boys and Girls Club of the LNV
$2,500 to sponsor the 15th Commodore Hull Thanksgiving Day 5K Road Race on November 24, 2016 through the downtown streets of Derby and Shelton
TEAM, Inc.
$1,000 to sponsor the 12th annual Toys 4 Kids Christmas Breakfast on Sunday Nov. 27th, at the Yankee Clipper Barbershop, 19 Chucta Rd. Seymour
Derby Historical Society
$850, to sponsor the 26th Annual Appeal Reception, November 14, 2016, at La Sala Banquet Hall, in Derby
Center Stage
$1,000 to sponsor the Teen Musical Theatre Workshop on November 4,5,6,11 and 12, 2016
Seymour Christmas Parade Association
$1,000 to sponsor the Seymour Christmas Parade on November 27th, 2016, in Downtown Seymour
Junior Achievement of Western Connecticut, Inc.
$500 to sponsor "Bowl For Kids" November 5, 2016 at the Nutmeg Bowl, Villa Avenue, Fairfield, CT 2:00 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.
Association of Fundraising Professionals
$500 to sponsor the 2016 Best of the State Awards Breakfast taking place on November 4th at the Trumbull Marriott


Junior Achievement of Western Connecticut, Inc.
$1,000 to sponsor its 20th Hall of Fame on October 8, 2016
Ansonia Rotary Club
$500 to sponsor the recognition of Ansonia's Outstanding First Responders at Ansonia High School, October 18th, 2016


Griffin Hospital
$1.000 to sponsor the Annual Griffin Gala on Friday, September 16, 2016 from 7:00 - 11:30 p.m. at Aria in Prospect, CT


Ansonia School Readiness
$1,000 to sponsor the 15th Annual Asnoia Kick-Off to Kindergarten Registration on January 21, 2017 at the John G. Predergast School. Ansonia Public Schools is acting as fiscal sponsor.
Master's Table Community Meals
$500 to sponsor its first annual fundraiser and recognition event "At the Hop" on September 24, 2016 at the Church of the Assumption Hall in Ansonia.


The Mary A. Schmecker Turtle Shell Fund
$1,000 to sponsor Soupstock Music & Arts Festival on July 9 - 10 at Veteran's Memorial Park in Shelton.
Derby Historical Society
$500 to sponsor the Annual Silver Tea on July 11, 2016 at Molto Bene.


Connecticut Partnership for Children
$500 to sponsor the annual Diaper Dash 5K & Kids Fun Run on June 11, 2016 at Seymour High School.
St. Mary St. Michael School
$500 to sponsor the 8th Annual Housy River Duck Race on June 25, 2016 on the Housatonic River.
American Legion, John Collins Post 24
$600 to sponsor one boy and one girl from Derby to attend the Boys/Girls State Programs in June.


Oxford Land Trust
$1,000 to sponsor the 5K Trail Run and guided hikes on May 1, 2016 at the Rockhouse Hill Sanctuary.
Ansonia High School
$750 to sponsor a post prom event on May 6, 2016 at the Sports Center in Shelton.
Seymour High School
$750 to sponsor the Seymour High School Post Prom event on May 7, 2016 at the Shelton Sports Center. The Seymour Fathers Club is the fiscal sponsor.
Derby High School PTO
$750 to sponsor the Derby High School post prom event on May 13, 2016 at the Sports Center in Shelton.
Shelton High School PTSO
$750 to sponsor the 15th annual Shelton High School Post Prom event on May 14, 2016 at The Sports Center in Shelton.
Lower Naugatuck Valley Parent Child Resource Center
$1,000 to sponsor the 5th Annual Pedal for PCRC on May 15, 2016 at PerkinElmer in Shelton.
Oxford Cultural Arts Commission
$500 to sponsor the Oxford FACE (Festival of Art, Culture and Entertainment) May 20-22, 2016 at Oxford Town Hall.
$500 to sponsor the 3rd Annual CT Bike for Hope ride on May 21, 2016, starting from Veterans' Memorial Park.
Oxford High School Booster Club
$750 to sponsor a post prom event on May 27, 2016 at the Shelton Rinks.
Seymour Public Schools
$1,000 to sponsor an anti-bullying, anti-substance abuse prevention program to Seymour Middle School, Bungay Elementary School and Chatfield- LoPresti Elementary School in May or June 2016.


Oxford Historical Society
$500 to sponsor the Sheep-to-Shawl Festival April 16-17, 2016 at the Twitchell-Rowland Homestead.
$1,000 to sponsor the 9th Annual Men Who Cook fundraiser on April 23, 2016 at Warsaw Park in Ansonia.
Derby Historical Society
$750 to sponsor Celebrate CT Libations, a fundraiser for the Restoration Project of the David Humphreys House & Museum on April 25, 2016 at THC The Hops Company.
The Kidnetic Clubhouse
$500 to sponsor the Second Annual Parents' Play Date on April 29, 2016 at the Stone Barn at Whitney Farms Gold Course in Monroe.


Junior Achievement of Western CT
$1,000 to sponsor the 6th Annual JA High School Business Challenge on March 11, 2016 at Sacred Heart University.
$1,000 to sponsor the 28th Annual Bowl-2-Benefit The Umbrella Center for Domestic Violence Services on March 12, 2016 at AMF Lanes in Milford.
Northeast Organic Farming Association
$1,000 to sponsor the Winter Conference in cooperation with Western Connecticut State University and its Jane Goodall Center for Excellence in Environmental Studies March 12-13, 2016 at WCSU.
Literacy Volunteers of Greater New Haven
$500 to sponsor the 2016 Scrabble Challenge on March 30, 2016 at the JCC of Greater New Haven in Woodbridge.