What’s Happening at Family Connections!

Hope you can join us at our Clam Bake Benefit – September 28, 2018

Our board and staff cordially invite you to attend our Annual Benefit.  You will delight in an open bar, a delicious clam bake, silent auction and presentation of the 2018 Carolyn Grossman Award.  Patrons will enjoy a special reception featuring hors d’oeuvres, program recognition and reserved seating.

Purchase your ticket(s) or make a donation!
All proceeds benefit Family Connections.


Gala Benefit Tickets


No Music with Marisa, Tuesday, October 2 @ Coventry and Wednesday, October 3 @ Shaker


The Carolyn Grossman Award

Award honors individuals who demonstrate an extraordinary commitment to strengthening families and helping parents prepare young children for success in school and in life.  Award recipients all share the conviction that parents are their child’s first and most important teacher.

Criteria for Nomination:

Nominees for the Carolyn Grossman Award should demonstrate as many of the following values as possible in their work with families and children:

  • Empower parents to build on their strengths and develop their capacity to nurture their children
  • Help parents foster their children’s success in school and in life
  • Demonstrate innovation, creativity and resourcefulness in supporting parents and children
  • Respect cultural, ethnic, religious and family diversity
  • Respond to the changing priorities and needs of families and children

 For more information download the attached forms and submit to jfederman@familyconnections1.org.

Call For Nomination

Nomination Form






Save the date (December 9th) for our Annual Toy Sale @ our Shaker location