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Kerri Murphy Spin for NOW Celebrates 6th Year

by Sarah Mortensen

On Saturday, January 28, 2017, 35 people gathered at The Fitness Studio in Dudley, MA to continue an annual winter tradition focused on fitness and fundraising. Pedaling on stationary bikes for a marathon three-hours, participants of the Annual Kerri Murphy Spin for NOW found their stamina tested with a high-intensity spin class, all in the […]

NOW Looks for Support on Giving Tuesday – November 29th 2016

by Kim Rosebrooks

Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Giving Tuesday kicks off the charitable season, when many focus on their holiday and end-of-year giving. Please consider supporting Northeast Opportunities for Wellness on Giving Tuesday, as every gift we receive will help us continue to provide scholarship opportunities and […]

We’re Hiring a Programming Coordinator

by Kim Rosebrooks

NOW Programming Coordinator Description: Northeast Opportunities for Wellness, Inc., a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that provides opportunities in sports, fitness, and nutrition for children ages 3-14 who otherwise may not be able to afford such opportunities, is seeking a part-time Programming Coordinator to manage NOW’s Fitness & Nutrition programs, education and community outreach. Compensation: $13.00-$17.00 per […]

Exchange Club to merge with NOW

by Kim Rosebrooks

The Exchange Club of Northeast Connecticut is pleased to announce that it will merge its club membership and activities with those of Northeast Opportunities for Wellness, Inc. (NOW).  Both organizations share similar missions for strengthening communities and serving the children and families in Northeast Connecticut. The Boards of both organizations recently agreed to move forward […]

NOW to host 5th Annual Road Race at Alexander’s Lake

by Kim Rosebrooks

On Sunday, June 26, 2016, hundreds of walkers and runners will take part in the 5th Annual NOW 3.5 Mile Road Race. The event is a fundraiser for local non-profit, Northeast Opportunities for Wellness, Inc. and all ages are welcome to attend. Measuring approximately 3.74 miles, the course follows a scenic route along Alexander’s Lake, […]

NOW To Host Free Sports Clinics in March 2016

by Kim Rosebrooks

Winter can present a variety of challenges to families trying to find indoor activities for their children. After months spent inside, children inevitably turning toward television, video games, and technology for entertainment. With this in mind, Northeast Opportunities for Wellness (NOW), a local non-profit focusing on youth wellness, was inspired to host a series of […]

NOW Celebrates 5th Annual Spin Event – Powered By Putnam Bank

by Kim Rosebrooks

On Saturday, January 30, 2016, 40 people gathered at The Fitness Studio in Dudley, MA to continue an annual winter tradition. Peddling on stationary bikes for a marathon three-hours, participants of the Annual Kerri Murphy Spin for NOW found their stamina tested with a high-intensity spin class, all in the name of charity. A fundraiser […]