Giving Back Being an active member within our community is something that has been part of the very fiber of the Goldman Wealth Advisory Team. We take great pride in helping those in need, and strengthening our community through action and support. KIDS IN SEATS AT YANKEE STADIUMWe partnered with the Kids in Seats Organization and donated tickets for a group of children and staff members to attend a New York Yankees baseball game. Getting the opportunity to meet the group and hear their stories was a touching and educational experience. We all had such a great time! CT CHILDREN'S SPECIALTY CARE CENTER - WESTPORTThe Goldman Wealth Advisory Team members were thrilled to assemble and deliver Activity Bags to the CT Children’s Specialty Care Center in Westport. These kits help provide engaging art activities that will give the patients a wonderful distraction from their hospital visit. TUNNEL TO TOWERS FOUNDATION Our team donated to the Tunnel to Towers foundation whose mission is to provide mortgage-free homes to families, injured veterans and first responders – and to never forget the 9/11 tragedy. ADAM’S HOUSE Our team was delighted to bring the Fire Engine Pizza Truck to the children and families at the Adam’s House ‘Holiday Hurdles’ Alumni Event.. CT CHILDREN’S, WESTPORT CTGoldman Wealth Advisory Team partner Chris Holley is proud to be on the Board of Directors for Connecticut Children's Hospital where he serves on the investment committee.The photos below are from the grand opening ribbon cutting event for the CT Children’s Specialty Care Center located in Westport, CT, which we were proud to be a part of.https://www.connecticutchildrens.org/about-us/locations/connecticut-childrens-specialty-care-center-westport-new/ TOYS FOR TOTSThis holiday season we were so honored to partake in the Greater Bridgeport ‘Toys for Tots’ campaign. Their mission is to collect new toys each year and distribute to less fortunate children in the community in hopes to spread some Holiday Cheer! After our team donated we went back to help distribute the thousands of toys to the families. It was heartwarming to see their faces light-up! New ReachWe were thrilled to donate supplies to the women and children at the New Reach shelter in New Haven, CT. Their mission and hope is to provide a safe and secure home with services available to help achieve a fulfilling, independent life. Adam's HouseTeam Goldman was honored to partner with the Shelton based grief center, Adam’s House, as their Corporate Match Sponsor for the Great Give event. This campaign launched in early May and helped raise money to build their beautiful Memorial Garden for the children and families in their “Helping Hearts Heal” program. To learn more about the Adam’s House and Great Give event please visit their websites at https://www.adamshousect.org/ & https://www.adamshousect.org/gg2021 Boys and Girls ClubOur team was SO excited to bring the Fire Engine Pizza truck of Shelton, CT to the members and staff at the Boys & Girls Club in the Lower Naugatuck Valley. Nice weather, smiling faces and lots of pizza – what a treat! Meals on WheelsDuring these unprecedented times of COVID-19, where elderly people are faced with even more extreme challenges of feeling isolated and hungry, our Team was eager to donate to Meals on Wheels. Save the ChildrenAs an organization that strives to improve the lives of many children by providing better health care, education and emergency aid, it was very important for our team to make a contribution to the Save the Children foundation. Wounded Warrior ProjectOur team is so appreciative for all that Veterans do for us and we are honored to make a donation to the Wounded Warrior Project, which is an organization that helps veterans transition to civilian life. Connecticut Children’s Medical Center’s COVID-19 Emergency FundDuring this very difficult and unprecedented time in the world, our team was humbled and honored to contribute to the Connecticut Children’s Medical Center’s COVID-19 Emergency Fund and Caring for the Caretakers fund. We are always grateful for the amazing work this organization does for our community. Connecticut Children’s Medical CenterTons of holiday spirit was in the air at Parker. Eatery & Bar as we gathered with friends to raise money for children in need at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center. American Hearing Impaired Hockey Association Our team was so happy to donate to the Winter Deaflympic Team through the American Hearing Impaired Hockey Association (AHIHA). This is such a great organization that gives hard of hearing and deaf young people the opportunity to pursue their dreams in hockey. Bikes for KidsWhat a great day for the team donating bikes, helmets, and game tickets to underprivileged children of the local Hartford area at the UCONN football game Bikes for Kids event. Our team paid tribute to the Police Officers that have given their lives in the line of duty. Fisher House Foundation We teamed up with the Fisher House Foundation by donating food to one of the beautiful homes that the Foundation provides to military and veteran families at no cost while their loved ones receive treatment at a VA/military medical center. Thanksgiving Donations to the Bridgeport Rescue Mission Planting for PAWS (Pet Animal Welfare Society of Norwalk, CT) An exciting day of creating a memorial garden & visiting with the rescue animals Summer Time SupportOur team was excited to sponsor a tee and donate a financial plan for the Ann's Place golf tournament. Proud to be a team that gives back Helped fill the Bridgeport Rescue Mission pantry this spring! Offering a helping a handDelivered over 150 pounds of nonperishable goods to the mission. 'Tis the season!This past holiday season we donated bedtime bags to the Bridgeport Rescue Mission.