United Way is a worldwide network in 45 countries and territories, including nearly 1,300 local organizations in the U.S. It advances the common good, creating opportunities for a better life for all, by focusing on the three key building blocks of education, income and health. The United Way movement creates long lasting community change by addressing the underlying causes of problems that prevent progress in these areas. LIVE UNITED is a call to action for everyone to become a part of the change.
WindhamARTS is dedicated to promoting the Arts, Cultural Resources, Tourism, and Economic Development of the Northeast Connecticut Region.
WindhamARTS was organized in 1999 by arts & community organizations and?individuals to foster and promote the arts and cultural life of the Windham Region. We have since become the State of CT, Office of the Arts’ Designated Regional Service Organization for Northeast CT.
We are proud to serve and support the rich heritage of all Northeastern Connecticut. Communities currently served include: Ashford, Chaplin, Columbia, Coventry, Hampton, Lebanon, Mansfield, Scotland, Willington, and Windham.
Edible Arrangements(r) is America’s leading purveyor of artistically designed fresh fruit arrangements and their local store located at 18 Watson Street offers delicious grab and go gifts and treats.? Great for community members on the move, fruit arrangements and chocolate dipped fruit boxes are made fresh daily and are available for immediate pick-up for anyone needing a last minute gift.? For a quick snack, they offer delicious fresh fruit salads or for a sweet indulgence, you can select your choice of fresh fruit dipped in gourmet chocolate like apple wedges, banana slices, orange wedges, pineapple daisies or their signature strawberries.?? As a treat for the kids, try their Pineapple Pops, which are available in variety of fun shapes like cupcakes, stars, hearts and seasonal shapes like ghosts, bats and cats for Halloween. In addition to offering options perfect for one, their grab and go products are also appropriate for office meetings or parties and provide a fresh twist on the traditional doughnuts and bagels.? Edible Arrangements(r) has gifts for all occasions, from birthdays to anniversaries or even just because.? For more information on all of their local offerings including fresh fruit arrangements, chocolate dipped fruit and grab and go products, stop in to your local Edible Arrangements(r) store or call (860) 423-2444.
Willimantic Renaissance, Inc is a grassroots organization consisting of diverse individuals and area organizations working to revitalize downtown Willimantic as a regional center. Our goal is to create ongoing opportunities that will bring together art, culture, commerce and the community in downtown Willimantic. We are dedicated to representing and including our entire and diverse community in our endeavors. The 3rd Thursday Street Festival was started in May 2002 as a series of events that meets our mission.