You’re Invited: Celebrate CPA’s Prison Arts! Fundraiser
Join us for Celebrate CPA’s Prison Arts! on Thursday, April 25th from 5:30 to 7:30 pm at the ArtWalk at Hartford Public Library. This fundraising event will support CPA, with a portion of the proceeds dedicated to the Prison Arts Program. Cathy Malloy and the Hon. Dannel Malloy are the honorary co-chairs for this event.
Exhibition: How Art Changed the Prison: The Work of CPA’s Prison Arts Program
January 27th – May 27th, 2019 The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridgefield, CT – aldrichart.org
Elizabeth Hines Named Executive Director
Elizabeth “Beth” Hines is the new Executive Director of Community Partners in Action.
Beth was selected from over 50 candidates after a detailed and thoughtful search by our Board of Directors. Most recently Chief Operating Officer, Beth has been with Community Partners in Action for 27 years.
Executive Director Confirmed as CT Judge
With great pride, Community Partners in Action announces that Executive Director Maureen Price-Boreland, JD, was confirmed as a Superior Court Judge for the State of Connecticut.
Hartford Reentry Welcome Center Becomes a Reality
The Hartford Foundation for Public Giving has announced a collaborative, three-year $450,000 grant, that will help CPA, the City of Hartford and various Hartford-Based public and non-profit agencies create a Reentry Welcome Center in Hartford.
The Story of Community Partners in Action: A Pictorial History Book
Consistency, Creativity and Commitment: The Story of Community Partners in Action” is CPA’s new pictorial history book.
New Prison Arts Program Greeting Cards Are Available!
A new, limited edition blank greeting card from the Prison Arts Program, featuring the artwork of Nicholas Palumbo, is available today!
Local Marathoner Runs for CPA’s Culinary Training Program
Local marathoner and owner of the Pond House Cafe, Louis Lista, celebrated his 60th birthday by running the Philadelphia Marathon. Leading up to the event, he raised tens of thousands of dollars for the “Run Louis Run” fundraiser supporting CPA’s Culinary Training Program.
“Manchester’s Scarf Lady” Crochets for FWC’s Winter Boot Party!
Known as “Manchester’s Scarf Lady”, Toni Sullivan plans to crochet 500 scarves for Footwear with Care’s upcoming Winter Boot Party.