Archives for Community Involvement

Connecticut Officials Impressed with KRA Outreach Efforts

While volunteering at the Enfield Foodshelf/Foodbank, KRA staff met Susan Bysiewicz, Secretary of State for Connecticut and Karen Jarmoc, Connecticut State Representative, who were touring the facility. Both offered praise to the staff saying that they were very impressed with KRA’s outreach efforts to bring awareness to the community about resources and services available for those citizens who in need of help.
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KRA Helps Foster-Care Kids Cope

KRA staff provided community support to the Department of Human Services Foster Care unit by facilitating workshops on Career Development and Life Skills to assist teens, 13 to 18, in transitioning out of foster care. These workshops provided an opportunity for the youth to interact with workshop leaders and each other to learn about real-life experiences that would help them in meeting their goals.
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