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Open Doors an integral Norwalk partner: Mayor Harry Rilling

I take great pride in Norwalk, not only as Mayor, but as someone who was born and raised here. Over the years, I have seen progress and growth in our city firsthand. Jobs, economic development, tourism, and a top-tier public school system. Norwalk has much to offer and is a place to live, work, and

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Open Doors Shelter driven to serve

There are a lot of good things happening in Norwalk, and a lot of great people and organizations are working hard to ensure the progress continues. Open Doors Shelter is one of those. At Open Doors, our mission is to tackle the complexities of homelessness and those in the community who are trying to get

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This fall, run for a reason at the SoNo Half/5K!

For anyone who runs or wants to support Open Doors in this year’s SoNo Half Marathon & 5K, please go to https://www.crowdrise.com/o/en/campaign/run-for-open-doors-2019 and join us! Contact Erin at events@opendoorshelter.org or 203-866-1057 to learn how to receive a free race entry by raising funds for Open Doors. The SoNo Half is a half marathon, 5K, and

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May 16 – Ribbon Cutting for New Children’s Resource Center!

Please join us for the ribbon cutting of Open Doors’ new Children’s Resource Center and end-of-year After School Buddies volunteer awards! Thursday, May 16, 6:00pm Open Doors Children’s Resource Center 143 South Main Street, Norwalk, CT 06854 RSVP to Erin at events@opendoorshelter.org or 203-866-1057

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May 18 – Healthy Kids Community Celebration!

Please join the Norwalk YMCA and Open Doors for the Y’s Healthy Kids Community Celebration FREE AND OPEN TO THE COMMUNITY Saturday, May 18, 2019 • 12:00-2:30pm Open Doors Smilow Life Center 55 Chestnut Street, Norwalk, CT 06854 * Fun fitness demos * Free giveaways * Arts and crafts * Health screenings * DJ Billy

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The Open Doors Community Welcomes New Executive Director, Michele Conderino

Open Doors, which includes The Open Doors Shelter, Smilow Life Center, and other supporting properties, has hired a seasoned area expert in the work of homelessness to take the helm of the organization. Michele Conderino, who is currently the Regional Director of Catholic Charities of Fairfield County, will assume the role mid-June. Following a five

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