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Tayler Shea Named NOW Interim Executive Director

by Sarah Wolfburg

Northeast Opportunities for Wellness, Inc. (NOW) is proud to announce the promotion of Tayler Shea as Interim Executive Director. Shea has been a part of the NOW organization since May of 2018, first serving as an intern before accepting a Wellness Leader position in September of that year. Most recently, Shea was promoted to Programming […]

NOW Seeking Director of Development

by Sarah Wolfburg

Northeast Opportunities for Wellness, Inc. (NOW) is seeking a Director of Development to manage the organization’s development, fundraising, and grant writing. NOW is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that provides opportunities in sports, fitness, and nutrition for children ages 3-14 who otherwise may not be able to afford such opportunities. The NOW Director of Development will […]

NOW in Search of Wellness Leaders to Join Staff

by Sarah Wolfburg

Northeast Opportunities for Wellness, Inc. (NOW) is looking for positive, physically active individuals with an interest in working with youth in a high-energy environment promoting wellness education, to join the organization as Wellness Leader staff members. Throughout the year, NOW hosts a number of programs for children ages 3 – 14 that teach elements of […]

NOW to host Youth Wellness Clinic Series with the Hale YMCA in November

by Sarah Wolfburg

Putnam – Northeast Opportunities for Wellness, Inc. (NOW) and the Hale YMCA Youth and Family Center have partnered to host a series of youth wellness clinics during the month of November. The clinics are designed to introduce a variety of activities and topics to children encouraging whole body wellness. Each event will focus on a […]

NOW to Host Fall Youth Soccer Clinic with PYS

by Sarah Wolfburg

On Sunday, October 18th Northeast Opportunities for Wellness, Inc. (NOW) and Plainfield Youth Soccer (PYS) will host a free soccer clinic at the NOW Blackwell Field in Canterbury for U6 – U10 players. The clinic will teach a variety of soccer skills to participants, with NOW staff offering fitness & nutrition education & activities. All […]

NOW Month of Miles Community Challenge Ongoing Through October 13th

by Sarah Wolfburg

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

by Sarah Wolfburg

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

by Sarah Wolfburg

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

by Sarah Wolfburg

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

by Sarah Wolfburg

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 […]