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    Friday, January 27, 2023

    Make a Difference: The Arc Eastern Connecticut

    WHO: Marty and his Dad

    AGENCY: The Arc Eastern Connecticut

    THEIR SITUATION: Marty is a young man with intellectual disabilities. It’s the first holiday since Marty's mom died in an accident that also left Ray injured and unable to work.

    WHAT TO GIVE: Gift cards to ShopRite and Eblens, a new dishware set and silverware, two queen sheet sets (yellow and blue are favorite colors), and contributions for home heating oil. Marty wears size XL sweatshirts and 43/32 pants, loves wrestling and the Yankees, and wears 7 1/2" fitted hats. Ray wears XL flannel shirts and XL sweatpants.

    TO DONATE: Donations and gift cards may be sent to The Arc Eastern Connecticut, attn: Denise Tift, 125 Sachem St., Norwich, CT 06360. For in-person donations call (860) 889-4435.

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