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ITNCentralCT News - October 2015

Hi everyone!

Katherine Freund and her mother Betty Abram on The Storybook Tour

  • In June, ITNCentralCT celebrated its 10,000th ride and hosted the Founder and President of ITNAmerica, Katherine Freund, for her second stop of a 60-day cross-country Storybook Tour. The event, held June 17 at the Pond House Café in Elizabeth Park in West Hartford, also invited riders and volunteers and supporters and their families to share stories about how transportation access has changed lives.
  • The 10,000 Rides event was covered by WHC-TV
  • ITNCentralCT was also featured in recent articles in:
  • We are advertising for volunteer drivers in the classified sections of Valley PRESS and West Hartford PRESS. ITNCentralCT offers a free apple pie to those who volunteer via the ad.
  • The Town of West Hartford proclaimed September 24, 2015 as ITNCentralCT Day. Related remarks by West Hartford Mayor Scott Slifka and ITNCentralCT Executive Director Kevin Farmer are shown from 42:58 to 48:18 of this WHC-TV video of the September 24, 2015 West Hartford Town Council Meeting
  • Tomorrow (weather permitting), Saturday, October 3, ITNCentralCT will be marching in the Park Road Parade in West Hartford (parade starts at Ringgold Street at 10:30 am). Please come out and support us and many other community groups.
  • Sunday morning, October 4, bright and early, ITNCentralCT board member Don Jensen and Executive Director Kevin Farmer will be interviewed on WTIC AM 1080 on the Face CT program, hosted by Sam Gingerella. Face CT starts at 6:00 am. Our portion of the program is expected to commence at about 6:15 am. Please tune in.

That's all for now! We appreciate your interest and support!

About ITNCentralCT: ITNCentralCT [Independent Transportation Network] is a community-supported nonprofit providing freedom and dignity to seniors, and adults with visual impairment. We provide friendly, affordable rides, any time, for any reason!