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Make A Difference 2019

'Make a Difference' series kicks off the giving season

The Day's annual Make a Difference series begins its 12th year today, marking more than a decade of community generosity for neighbors in need.

GALLERIES: Make A Difference 2019

Community generosity abounds in annual charity campaign

The Make a Difference campaign this year supported individuals and families from 27 area organizations.

Make a Difference: Jonnycake Center of Westerly

Hundreds of families are in need of healthy nonperishable food items, pet supplies, winter clothing for adults and children, warm hats and gloves, underwear and socks, shoes, and games/activities/supplies for kids ages 4-18.

Make a Difference: Stonington Human Services

As a single, hardworking mother, Anna struggles to make ends meet, especially having to pay for recent extensive home repairs.

Make a Difference: OIC of New London County

Shaunna was in an abusive relationship for 10 years.

Make a Difference: Madonna Place

Kathleen has been struggling with postpartum depression since the birth of her second child.