Do Good This Giving Tuesday

This #GivingTuesday we want to highlight our dedicated volunteers. We are incredibly appreciative of the volunteers who help us realize our mission and improve the quality of life for so many in our community. Thanks to these incredibly committed members and friends, well over 15,000 hours of individualized instruction, work, and leadership are shared with us each year. Read More …

Pathways to Hope

I was 38 years old when I heard the words, “You have breast cancer” and my world was shattered. I was terrified about what was to come. Would I live to see 40? If I did, would I ever be able to have children? I didn’t know where to turn for help. A dear friend of mine found a wonderful organization called Pathways. Pathways connected me to other women with breast cancer and helped me get through a very dark time in my life. Read More …

Pathways Sister Strong Fitness Program Flourishes

Pathways and the Overlook Foundation understand the importance of offering fitness programs to women with cancer in our community.  In furtherance of this mission, the Overlook Foundation awarded Pathways with a generous grant in support of the Pathways Sister Strong Fitness Program in June. The words of a current Sister Strong participant speak volumes about the impact of the  program: Read More …

The Connection Dance Team – A Season Like No Other

May 2021 By: Jessica Fascenelli Weisenbach Dance & Performing Arts Director Theater, Dance, & Specialty Camps Director   2020 and 2021 brought so many new things – new guidelines, information, concerns, questions, and so much more. One thing that has stayed the same are the characteristics of The Connection Dance Team (TCDC) dancers. Our dancers’ Read More …

Success with Pathways Sister Strong Fitness Program

May 2021 The Connection This past year, Pathways began offering free professional 1-on-1 fitness training for women who are undergoing or are recovering from cancer treatment. Each participant receives 16 hours of free training from one of The Connection’s Fitness Trainers/Certified Cancer Exercise Specialists. Our trainers help female cancer survivors regain strength, flexibility, cardiovascular health, Read More …

The Connection Receives Grant Funding for 2021 Camp Scholarships

March 2021 The Connection The Connection has been providing memorable summer camp experiences to children for over 30 years and has always been committed to ensuring that all kids have access to camp, regardless of their economic circumstances.  This year has been unforgettable in many ways, but it will be distinctly remembered thanks to those Read More …