Rep. Cummings to Ring Bell for Salvation Army

Posted on December 6, 2018 by admin


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State Representative Stephanie Cummings (R-74) will be raising money for local residents in need by collecting for the Salvation Army at the Reidville Drive Stop and Shop on December 20.

When: Thursday, December 20, 2017 from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.

Where: Stop and Shop – 410 Reidville Dr., Waterbury, CT

Rep. Cummings welcomes all constituents to stop by the store and help make the fundraising event a success! If you are unable to make it on December 20th you can also visit the Salvation Army’s website at www.salvationarmyusa.org to learn of other ways to do good this holiday season; for example, by donating cars, clothing, household goods, airline miles, bonds and stocks, or volunteering for the community.

As a group, the Republican caucuses have raised more than $200,000 for the Salvation Army over the past several years. The Salvation Army responds to natural disasters such as wildfires and tornadoes, provides meals and toys to families in need, and conducts research and analyses regarding human needs around the country. They also provide adult rehabilitation, veteran services, elderly services, missing person searches, housing assistance, youth recreation, sponsorship, and support in the fight to end human trafficking.

Rep. Cummings Announces Veterans Holiday Giving Tree Locations

Posted on December 3, 2018 by admin


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State Representative Stephanie Cummings (R-74) & her community partners are excited to announce locations for the 2018 Veterans Holiday Giving Trees. The holiday trees and their “ornaments” – available between Monday, December 3 and Thursday, December 20 – help provide assistance to Connecticut Veterans in need this holiday season.

How It Works:

  • Trees are decorated with paper ornaments that were handmade by Waterbury students
  • On the back of each ornament are items our veterans are most in need of. (locations listed below)
  • Contributors remove tags from the tree and purchase the designated gift described on the back
  • The contributor then returns the unwrapped item(s) to a designated tree location and the items will be distributed to Connecticut Veterans in need for the holidays

“By collecting much-needed clothing, personal care items and sundries to help the brave, local men and women who volunteer to protect our nation we can say thank you in a tangible, personal way,” Rep. Cummings said. “As a strong supporter of our military, it is my honor to continue the great tradition of giving the Waterbury community shows to its veterans, especially during the holiday season.”

Ornaments are available at one of the Holiday Giving Tree community partner locations

  • Waterbury PAL – 64 Division Street, Waterbury
  • DOLCE, LLC – 2457 East Main Street, Waterbury
  • Waterbury Senior Center- 1985 E. Main St. Waterbury
  • Moore, O’Brien & Foti – 891 Straits Turnpike Middlebury
  • Fidelity National Title Insurance Company – 111 Founders Plaza, Suite 1403 , East Hartford

 

Rep.Cummings to Host Cookies and Cocoa at Senior Center

Posted on November 20, 2018 by admin


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WATERBURY– State Representative Stephanie Cummings (R-74) will host a legislative preview of the upcoming 2019 session,and speak with constituents during “Cookies and Cocoa with Rep. Stephanie”  at the Waterbury Senior Center on Monday,December 17, from 12:30 – 1:30 p.m.

“I’m looking forward to joining my friends at the senior center to discuss the last legislative session and the important issues that will be addressed in the upcoming session that begins in January,” Rep.Cummings said. “Listening to constituents, especially those with substantial life experience, allows me to propose better legislation and make informed choices about proposed bills as they come up for votes in committee and on the House floor.”

What: Cookies & Cocoa with Rep. Stephanie

Where: Waterbury Senior Center, 1985 E. Main St., Waterbury, CT 06705

When: Monday December 17th

Time: 12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m.

This event is free and open to the public.