Circus to raise funds for non-profits
Published 7:45 pm, Tuesday, June 16, 2015
The Zerbini Family Circus will hold fund-raising performances on Friday, June 19, and Saturday, June 20. Shows are 4 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Information and tickets are available at www.newcanaanymca.org/circus.
Kiwanis of New Canaan members met at the New Canaan Y on Friday, June 5, to present more than $15,000 in grants to two dozen non-profit organizations serving youth and the community.
“A key partner in our fundraising efforts are the folks at the New Canaan Y, who we work with on the Zerbini Family Circus,” Allocations Committee member Beth Jones said. “This wonderful family event takes place every year in June, and helps us raise quite a bit of money for local groups serving youth.”
Grants were presented to organizations including New Canaan ABC House, CCC YMCA, Child Guidance Center, New Canaan Fishing Fund, Fresh Air Fund, Future Five, Inspirica, Kiwanis Eliminate Project, New Canaan CARES, New Canaan Historical Society, New Canaan Land Trust, New Canaan Nature Center, New Canaan Pop Up Park, NCPD, New Canaan YMCA, Old Faithful, Person-To-Person, St. Aloysius School, Silvermine Arts Center, Slow Down in Our Town, Summer Theater of NC, Thorpe Family Residence, NC VFW, and the NC YG