Welcome to NOW. We are dedicated to making a positive impact in the lives of Quiet Corner children by insuring each child’s access to fitness, nutrition, and athletics.

Recent Updates

NOW Month of Miles Community Challenge Ongoing Through October 13th

On Sunday, September 13th, Northeast Opportunities for Wellness, Inc. (NOW), in partnership with the HealthQuest Northeast CT Coalition, kicked-off a new community initiative, challenging people of all ages to engage in walking, running, or hiking over a 31-day period. Titled the “NOW Month of Miles Community Challenge” this initiative asks for individuals and teams to […]

NOW Awarded $6,500 from the Nordson Corporation Foundation

Northeast Opportunities for Wellness, Inc. (NOW) is pleased to announce that the organization has been chosen by the Nordson Corporation Foundation as one of their 2020 grant recipients. The Nordson Corporation Foundation awards grants to non-profits in our communities throughout the United States. Since 1989, the Foundation has awarded more than $60 million in grants […]

NOW Accepting Fall 2020 Scholarship Applications and Partner Invoices

With the fall recreational sports season starting over the coming weeks, NOW is working with local youth recreational sports teams to offer scholarship support to qualifying children. Although the COVID-19 virus has resulted in the cancellation of certain fall sports, select sports, including little league baseball, soccer, and flag football are expected to move forward […]

NOW Receives $500 Donation from CorePlus Credit Union Employee Charitable Fund

Norwich – On Wednesday, August 12th, NOW Executive Director Sarah C Wolfburg was presented a $500 donation by CorePlus Credit Union CEO Nicholas Fortson and EVP/COO Ray Currier at the credit union’s main office. The donation was made possible through the CorePlus Employee Charitable Fund. In July of 2020, Elizabeth Zachow-Deary, Manager of Marketing and Student […]

NOW & NECONN to Co-host Soccer Clinic

On Thursday, August 20th Northeast Opportunities for Wellness, Inc. (NOW) and Neconn Soccer Club will host a free soccer clinic at the NOW Field at Logee Park in East Putnam. The clinic is open to children ages 7 through 12 and will teach a variety of skills to participants. This event will be offered in […]

Upcoming Events

NOW Fall Scholarship Partner Invoice Submissions

August 15, 2020 – December 1, 2020

For confirmed partner organizations, NOW will accept completed scholarship invoices and team rosters through our website. Representatives are asked to complete the official scholarship invoice and attach team rosters no more than 10 days after registration for the season has closed.

REGISTER HERE for the NOW Month of Miles Community Challenge

September 13, 2020 – October 13, 2020

Challenge yourself to see how many miles you can walk/run/hike in 31 days! From September 13th through October 13th, get outside and MOVE. Each week, log your miles and share your story with NOW. Send your total miles to us by October 13th and NOW will announce the top individuals, teams, and businesses as well as the total cumulative miles we’ve achieved together! Registration will be open throughout the month – sign up anytime to participate!

Seeing Pink?

NOW has adopted a flock of adorable pink flamingos, but they’re getting impatient for some sunlight and fresh air after being cooped up all winter. Because of this, we have decided to let them help us raise money for our mission of supporting the youth in The Quiet Corner.

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