The Westport Woman’s Club, organized in 1907, is a non-profit philanthropic organization dedicated to volunteerism and the raising of funds in support of the charitable, educational, cultural and public health services in Westport and surrounding towns. 501(c)(3)
The Curio Cottage Thrift Shop at the Westport Womanâ€™s Club is having a special one day Holiday Open House on Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013 from 10-3 pm. offering lots of unique one of a kind items ex. China, crystal, clothing, cashmere, furs, jewelry, framed artwork and much more.
All proceeds to benefit local Charities, so when you shop here you help others too.
Come join the fun and enjoy homemade cookies and hot apple cider. Continue Reading
THANK YOU FOR YOUR GENEROUS DONATIONS:
KATIES KITCHEN -Â email@example.com
THE PANTRY -Â www.thepantry.net
WESTPORT CHINESE TAKE OUT -Â www.westportchinesetakeout.com
PINKBERRY YOGURT -Â http://www.pinkberry.com/frozen-yogurt-store/us/ct/westport/269/westport
The Westport Womanâ€™s Club hosted a gathering of current and prospective members of the Westport Womanâ€™s Club on September 30.Â Â Guests enjoyed wine and hors dâ€™oeuvres, toured the historic Clubhouse, and learned how they can get involved in the WWCâ€™s philanthropic and social activities. Continue Reading
Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk, sponsored by the American Cancer Society was held at Sherwood Island State Park on October 27th to honor breast cancer survivors, raise awareness about the disease, and help save lives.Â click here:Â Â 2013 TeamÂ Â Â Continue Reading
Headed up by Audrey Rabinowitz, the members of the Westport Woman’s Club sew comfort pillows and donate specific items, which, along with other supplies, are put into canvas tote bags for women who have had breast cancer surgery. These bags contain essentials or “necessities” that make women feel more comfortable during the healing process.Â Maureen Lutz isÂ the Founder ofÂ Necessities Bags. Continue Reading
The Westport Woman’s Club Scholarship Committee awarded 10 scholarships at the May 24th Breakfast Ceremony held at the Westport Woman’s Club. Â The Scholarship Committee (Wendy McKeon â€“ Chairlady, Sandy Atwood, Dorothy Francis, Amy Schneider and Catherine Smith), Â spent many hours reading each and every transcript, meeting the scholarship recipients during the interview process at Staples High School and finally deciding who the 2013 recipients will be.Â Continue Reading
The Westport Womanâ€™s Club presented their 2013 Community Service Grants to a wide variety of local nonprofit organizations at their Annual Awards Breakfast on Thursday, May 23rd.Â Jo Fuchs Luscombe, Community Services, introduced each of the grantees and read a short description of the program for which the organization was receiving funding. Continue Reading
It is time to think of the holidays and those who are not as fortunate as we.Â Â There are many little ones and teenagers who are neglected, abused, and areÂ Â considered “at risk” children.
We will have our traditional toy drive for donations of NEW, UNWRAPPED gifts.Â Â Please bring your gifts to the Westport Woman’s Club no later than Club Day on December 9th. (The Connection will pick up the toys on December 16th).Â Â They need time to sort and deliver the toys. Continue Reading
The Garden Room is preparing beautiful fresh wreaths, swags and boxwood trees for the holidays. To guarantee availability, please submit your order by Nov. 20, 2013.
Questions?Â Please contact Vivian Rosenberg at firstname.lastname@example.org or 203-227-4419.
Please print and fill out this order form (click here:Â Order Form).Â Â Either mail to the WWC c/o Garden Room or drop in Garden box along with your check made out to the Garden Room.
WWC Club membersÂ dining atÂ at Rizzuto’s for their JulyÂ Luncheon.
The WWCÂ Ladies Who LunchÂ Group meet for a Â luncheon once a month in local area restaurants.Â Selections are made from the regular menu.
The group dinesÂ in a variety of interesting restaurants and they invite you to join themÂ on the last Tuesday of the month to enjoy good food and good company..
Westport Woman’s Club expert Bunco player, Vivian Rosenberg, was crowned WWC Bunco Queen by Bunco Director, Wendy McKeon at the end of the monthly Bunco gathering on July 16th.Â Her record for various Bunco accomplishments was quite impressive.
The Curio Cottage Thrift Shop, a fundraising arm of the Westport Womanâ€™s Club, celebrated itâ€™s Grand Re-Opening on Sunday, May 5.Â Westport First Selectman Gordon Joseloff did the honors at the Ribbon Cutting with State Representatives Jonathan Steinberg and Gail LaVielle and State Senator Toni Boucher joining in the festivities. Continue Reading