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United Way to Award Community Builders

United Way of West Central Connecticut

The United Way of West Central Connecticut, serving the communities of Bristol, Burlington, Plainville, Plymouth and Terryville, will hold its 15th Annual Community Builders’ Reception on Thursday, April 6th at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel in Bristol.

The event recognizes and honors those who share their time and resources with the United Way to advance the common good by creating lasting changes to improve lives in the communities.

This year’s theme, “Let’s Talk United”, will showcase award winners and community members explaining why they are involved with United Way and how it positively impacts their lives.

This evening is designed to honor our supporters who truly Live United by giving, advocating and volunteering. We also hope to showcase the impact we are having on the lives of everyone in Bristol, Burlington, Plainville & Plymouth/Terryville.

During this special evening, United Way will honor those who Live United by giving, advocating and volunteering: Award for Excellence – Bristol Preschool Child Care Center; Special Initiative Award – Day of Caring 25 Committee; Lou Bachman Award – Victor Baez from GE Energy Connections: Industrial Solutions and Spirit of Caring Award – Michael Rivers.

Tickets are available for this event until Wednesday, March 29th for only $50/person. If you would like to purchase tickets for the Community Builders’ Reception, contact the United Way at (860) 582-9559.

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