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NOW & Tri-Town American Legion Baseball Host 3rd Annual Youth Baseball Clinic

by Sarah Wolfburg

On Sunday, February 9th just under 50 children gathered in the gymnasium of Tourtellotte Memorial High School to participate in a clinic focused on the national pastime – baseball.  Hosted by Northeast Opportunities for Wellness, Inc. (NOW) and Tri-Town American Legion Baseball, the clinic invited children ages 7 -13 to work with American Legion coaches […]

NOW Receives Donation from the Killingly Brooklyn Rotary Club

by Sarah Wolfburg

On Thursday, February 6, Northeast Opportunities for Wellness, Inc. (NOW) received a $500 donation from the Killingly Brooklyn Rotary Club. NOW Executive Director Sarah Wolfburg received a check for $500 from Rotary Club President Jeffrey Ives at the club’s weekly meeting at Deb’s Place Restaurant in Danielson. The funds will help support NOW youth scholarships […]

NOW Baseball Clinic set for Sunday, February 9th at TMHS

by Sarah Wolfburg

On Sunday, February 9th, Northeast Opportunities for Wellness, Inc. will team up with Tri-Town American Legion Baseball to host a free indoor baseball clinic at Tourtellotte Memorial High School in Thompson. The event is open to children ages 7 to 13 and will run from 12 to 2pm in the TMHS gymnasium. Participats will rotate […]

NOW & Putnam Science Academy host Free Youth Basketball Clinic

by Sarah Wolfburg

On Sunday, November 17th NOW teamed up with Putnam Science Academy to host a free indoor basketball clinic at Tourtellotte Memorial High School in Thompson. 110 children 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 stations, with a goal […]

8th Annual NOW Road Race sees record turnout and funds raised for youth programs

by Sarah Wolfburg

On Sunday, September 15th 260 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 8th 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 […]

$9,000 raised at the 2nd Annual NOW Bartender Night

by Sarah Wolfburg

On Thursday, August 29th, Northeast Opportunities for Wellness, Inc. (NOW) held the 2nd Annual NOW Bartender Night at the Putnam Lodge of Elks #574. The event raised a total of $9,000 to support youth wellness programs and scholarships for children living in the 10-town area of Northeast CT. The Bartender Night featured six teams of […]

NOW Kicks-off Summer Season with Youth Football Clinic

by Sarah Wolfburg

On Sunday, June 23rd, NOW hosted a free youth football clinic in partnership with WPTP Junior Football League. The clinic took place at the NOW Field at Logee Park in East Putnam and saw participants learning & practicing skills courtesy of WPTP Junior Football League coaches and older players. This is the seventh free youth […]

NOW & The Hale YMCA See Success with a Summer Safety Swim Clinic

by Sarah Wolfburg

On Sunday June 2nd, Northeast Opportunities for Wellness, Inc. (NOW) & the Hale YMCA Youth and Family Center partnered for a free youth swim clinic. Just in time for the summer swim season, the clinic saw 22 children ages 6 through age 13 learning the proper techniques for swimming including breathing, swimming strokes, and water […]

NOW Partners with Challenger Sports to offer August Soccer Camp

by Sarah Wolfburg

Northeast Opportunities for Wellness, Inc. is partnering with Challenger Sports to offer a week-long soccer camp this August.  The camp on August 19-23 at Logee Park, 488 East Putnam Road in Putnam.  There will be two sections offered for the camp:  A Tiny Tikes camp is offered from 6:00 p.m. – 6:45 p.m. each day […]

TASTE FOR NOW is a big success

by Sarah Wolfburg

On Sunday, April 28, Northeast Opportunities for Wellness, Inc. (NOW) held the 8th Annual A Taste for NOW in Memory of Nick Haines at Anya Restaurant in Thompson, CT with 225+ people in attendance. The event, which raises funds to support youth wellness programs and scholarships in Northeast Connecticut.  This event was a celebration of […]