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NOW & TMHS Track & Field Clinic Promotes Running to Area Youth

by Sarah Wolfburg

On Sunday, March 3, Northeast Opportunities for Wellness, Inc. (NOW) partnered with Tourtellotte Memorial High School’s Track & Field coaches & student athletes for the 4th Annual Youth Running & Track clinic. Forty-six children participated in the clinic, learning a variety of skills in track and field events. This clinic is a part of a series […]

NOW and Tri-town American Legion conduct successful baseball Clinic

by Sarah Wolfburg

Thompson – On Sunday, February 24, NOW teamed up with Tri-Town American Legion Baseball to host a free indoor baseball clinic at Tourtellotte Memorial High School in Thompson.  Seventy-four (74) children, ages 7 through 14, participated in the clinic, learning a variety of skills from American Legion coaches and teen athletes. The two-hour event saw […]

NOW Receives $2,000 Donation from Nutmeg Container Corp.

by Sarah Wolfburg

Putnam, January 24, 2019 Northeast Opportunities for Wellness, Inc. (NOW) was included in a presentation of donations from Nutmeg Container Corp., a facility of Unicorr Packaging Group. President Charlie Pious and his staff presented their year-end charitable donations, totaling $10,000 to four local non-profit groups, with NOW receiving $2,000 to support youth wellness programs in […]

NOW Honors Volunteers at January Board of Directors Meeting

by Sarah Wolfburg

On Wednesday, January 9, 2019, local non-profit Northeast Opportunities for Wellness, Inc. (NOW) held its first Board of Directors meeting of the year. During the meeting, two volunteer Board members were recognized for their years of service to the youth wellness organization. Husband and wife Eric & Julie Quinn of Putnam, each received plaques in […]

NOW Teams Up with Putnam Science Academy for December Basketball Clinic

by Sarah Wolfburg

On Sunday, December 16th NOW teamed up with Putnam Science Academy to host a free indoor basketball clinic at Tourtellotte Memorial High School in Thompson. Seventy-six children, ages 6 to 13, participated in the clinic, learning a variety of skills from PSA coaches and athletes. The two-hour event saw participating children rotate through eight skill […]

NOW Shows Appreciation for Community at Annual Dinner

by Sarah Wolfburg

With the end of 2018 quickly approaching, Northeast Opportunities for Wellness, Inc. (NOW) recently celebrated the success of the past year with a dinner honoring businesses and individuals that have made a positive impact on the organization. On Friday, October 19th, members of the NOW Board of Directors and various community members gathered at Connecticut […]

7th Annual NOW Road Race Sees New Route and Sets New Records

by Sarah Wolfburg

On Sunday, September 16th 200 runners and walkers navigated the private roads surrounding Alexander’s Lake in Dayville, all in the name of raising money for youth wellness programs. The 7th Annual NOW Road Race & Walk, subtitled “Lap the Lake” is an annual event held by Northeast Opportunities for Wellness, Inc. (NOW), a non-profit focused […]

NOW Celebrity Bartender Night Raises over $7,000

by Sarah Wolfburg

On Thursday, August 30th, Northeast Opportunities for Wellness, Inc. (NOW) hosted a Celebrity Bartender Night at the Putnam Lodge of Elks #574. The event featured six teams of local “celebrity” personalities, including business owners and other notable NECT community members serving drinks with all tips going to support NOW. The event finished with an impressive […]