Free Tax Assistance with Tax-Aide
Free tax assistance is available through the AARP TAX-AIDE Program.
It is open to everyone without exception but has a special interest in helping low to middle income persons and those aged 60 and over. Trained counselors will be available at Neighborhood Connections every Wednesday through April 14 from 9 a.m. to noon with arrangements possible for evenings and Saturdays.
Appointments can be made be calling Neighborhood Connections at 824-4343.
Black and Blue Bash Event & Raffle
Stratton Foundation is once again planning a not-to-be-missed community fundraising event. The Black and Blue Bash will be held at Stratton Mountain on Saturday, March 27 from 7-11 p.m. Traditionally a sell-out, those wanting to attend should be sure to purchase their tickets now.There is a silent auction, dinner and dancing with Doc Scanlon's Rhythm Boys.
There is also a raffle available for everyone whether they attend or not. The prizes include two Golf Value Passes to the Stratton Mountain Country Club, one Stratton Mountain Winter Value Pass, and one Sony Reader Touch Edition. Raffle tickets are only $5 each or 5 for $20.
For complete details visit www.strattonfoundation.org or call 297-2096.
Cancer Survivor Nominations Sought
The Susan G. Komen Vermont-New Hampshire Race for the Cure is seeking nominations for the cancer Survivor of the Year Award.
The award is designed to honor a breast cancer survivor who has celebrated at least two anniversaries of her/his original breast cancer diagnosis, has faced the challenges of the disease and turned them into personal triumphs.
Letters of nomination should be sent to the Komen VT-NH Race for the Cure, PO Box 2496, Manchester Center, VT 05255. Letters of nomination must be accompanied by two additional letters of support. Nominations must be received by June 15.