ICE CREAM EVENTS – CENSUS 2020 

We are excited to announce that we have rented an Ice Cream Truck and are visiting different communities around the State of Connecticut to offer FREE ICE CREAM.  In addition to Ice Cream, we will be distributing popcorn and will have local representatives on hand to help you complete the Census and Voter Registration. Why not bring the family and join us?!?

Tuesday, July 21, 2020 3pm – NEW BRITAIN, CT – Chesley Park, 95 Wildwood Street.

Thursday, July 23, 2020 3pm – HARTFORD, CT – CRT Generations, 35 Clark Street.

Monday, August 3 from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm at the WISH School, 350 Barbour St., HARTFORD – this will tie in with activity from the Hartford Public Library and their book mobile!

Join us Friday, August 14th from Noon – 2:00 pm at the Middletown Farmers Market, MIDDLETOWN on the Union Green at the Corner of Main and Pleasant Streets.

Tuesday, August 18th from 2-4pm at the Hartford Public Library, Albany Avenue Branch. We will be in the parking lot behind the Library – AND, the Library has offered to give away FREE children’s books during the event!

Friday, August 21st from 11am – 1pm at the Raymond Library, 840 Main Street, East Hartford.  In addition to free ice cream, popcorn and the Census, you can enjoy the Farmer’s Market!

Tuesday, August 25 from 2 – 4 pm, at the Urban League of Greater Hartford (140 Woodland St., Hartford).

Monday, September 21st 3 to 5pm at Wilson Gray YMCA, 444 Albany Ave
Tuesday, September 22nd 3 to 5pm at Swift Factory, 10 Love Lane
Wednesday, September 23rd 3:30-5:30pm at Weaver High School
Thursday, September 24th 3 to 5pm at The Library at Parkville

Thanks to our partner the Community Renewal Team!

We are enacting safety measures to keep everyone safe during the current Coronavirus pandemic. 

  • All volunteers will wear face masks and use disposable food service gloves.
  • Please respect the 6 foot social distance markers when lining up for the ice cream truck.
  • Once you have received ice cream and popcorn, please do not group together. Keep just your family unit intact!

Step Into a Scrumptious September with Christmas Wish CT and Pampered Chef

Terry Wilson, one of our volunteers invites you to join the Facebook Group for prizes, demos, Pampered Chef products and more!   She is very excited to be doing this fundraiser that is near and dear to my heart as I have seen first hand the impact Christmas Wish CT has on our community! The official party kick off will be September 8th however Mike Stacy has exciting activities between now and then. Please invite your friends and family, the more the merrier! I have alot of recipes, tips and time-saving tools to share with you! Also, special gifts for people who sign up to host their own virtual or in person(if circumstances permit) parties. I love to pamper my hosts!!!! In the meantime, share with the group your favorite Pampered Chef tools! Also, in September, the new Fall/Winter Catalogue comes out and boy there are some exciting new kitchen tools being unveiled!!! This is going to be so much FUN!!!! Please ask any questions in advance of the actual party!

https://www.facebook.com/groups/292765618679192/

Volunteers:

Christmas Wish CT is a 100% volunteer charitable organization based in the state of Connecticut.  There are no paid employees.  We love when former wish recipients join our Elf ranks!  We also love new volunteers. Volunteers are needed throughout the year.  We need inventory help, fundraising assistance, Elf representatives at different community events.  Will train.  Elf Help Shirt provided.

Please email your name and phone number to our Volunteer Coordinators Carol & Liza at ChristmasWishVolunteers@gmail.com