Apr
25
5:00 PM17:00

Ravioli Nights with Romolo Gastro Pizza - Final Night!

Is it Pasta Night at Your House?

Romolo Gastro Pizza of Ridgefield (located behind Ursula's, 378 Main Street) will sell boxes of fresh ravioli with sauce ($15 take-home box) and 100% of the proceeds will benefit Ann's Place.

Take a dinner preparation break on Wednesdays and pick up some FRESH handmade ravioli and sauce.

The Romolo Ravioli & Sauce Fundraiser will take place every Wednesday in April!.

Dates: Wednesdays - April 11, 18 and 25th

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Apr
26
6:30 PM18:30

Fashion at Its Finest

Join us for this fun event that will have you laughing in the aisles...

Fine Spring & Summer fashions by Audrey Road and AR kids will be highlighted by local adult and child models, with fun and festivities to rival last year! Tickets are $25 (only $10 for kids) and will be available online at the Ridgefield Playhouse.

Our Models: 

Kim Bishop, Liam Bishop, Brooke Blake, Maddie Blake, Riley Blake, Jen Conciatore, Cora Diamond, Katie Diamond, Rosie Diamond, Jennifer Dineen, Alex Fischetti, Elizabeth Gallo, Zoe Garbus, Dawn Grabover, Amanda Grose, Emily Haughney, PJ James, Rachel Langberg, Jessica Mancini, Lauren Messina, Anna O’Rourke, Trish Shantz, Glenn Shepard, Paige Shepard, Julia Signorelli, Pamela Simenou, Anne Stauff, Lyla Stubbe, Annalisa Verrilli, Mia Verrilli, and Christine Wohl.

2017 Fashion Show Results & Photos

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A Big Thank You to All Who Supported Our 2017 Fashion Show!! We Raised $82,000!!!

That means over 88 of our clients will have full services for an entire year (wow.) A special thank you goes to Chefs Warehouse for their leading sponsorship of the event. Check out the photos from last year at the bottom of this page.

Fashion Show 2017

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Ladies Golf Classic
Jun
25
7:45 AM07:45

Ladies Golf Classic

Join Ann's Place for a Fun Day in the Sun

Richter Park Golf Course,
100 Aunt Hack Road, Danbury, CT

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This is one of the top ladies golf tournaments in Connecticut held at an award winning course. Richter Park was voted Best Place to Play by Golf Digest in 2009!

 2017 Ladies Golf Classic Winners: Barbara Mulcahy, Jane Mathew, Linda Burrell and Helen LaJoie. Congrats!

2017 Ladies Golf Classic Winners: Barbara Mulcahy, Jane Mathew, Linda Burrell and Helen LaJoie. Congrats!

Online Registration is Coming Soon!

Ann's Place provides comfort & support to people living with cancer and their loved ones.Offering our services free of charge, Ann's Place is a welcoming beacon for your family, friends, and neighbors, who are confronted with the fears and uncertainties of cancer. 

Please consider supporting this great work by registering your foursome or sponsoring the classic. 

Photos from 2017 - Special Thanks to photographer, Ann Hermann, for donating her services

Ladies Golf Classic 2017

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Aug
16
5:00 PM17:00

Run From the Sun 5K

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Amber Room, Run from the Sun 5k

Thursday Evening, August 16, 2018
The Amber Room Colonnade

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This is a great fundraiser for Ann’s Place cancer support services. All proceeds go directly to Ann’s Place and help keep our doors open and our cancer support services FREE of charge to all those in need in our community.

Bring your family, friends, and coworkers to run or walk in this great Annual 5K.

FUNDRAISE

Raise at least $100 and your registration fee will be waived!  All funds go directly towards clinical services at Ann's Place. For every $100 raised a new client receives a full month of free services!

Make the race a fun team building activity. Waterworks runners, for example, decided to wear superhero costumes when someone donated $500 to their campaign. They had so much fun before and during the race!

Download instructions on setting up yourCrowdRise fundraising page!

The 2017 Race Was Amazing! Thank you for your Support!!!

Special kudos to the Amber room staff (the chocolate covered strawberries were over the top!) and to Waterworks who were certainly our superheroes - raising extra funds by dressing up (so creative!). We are humbled by your generosity.

Amber Room Run From the Sun 5K

 

 

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Ann Olsen Golf Classic
Sep
10
10:30 AM10:30

Ann Olsen Golf Classic

Join us for A Great Game of Golf
at Ridgewood Country Club

This is a fantastic day of golf and delicious food at one of Danbury's premier golf clubs. Take a group of clients or friends out for a day of networking while supporting a great cause.

 

 

Congratulations to our 2017 Hawley Cup Winners -
The Praxair Team

 Stephen Finn, Kevin Tracey, Greg Snopkoski, and Mike Mossbarger

Stephen Finn, Kevin Tracey, Greg Snopkoski, and Mike Mossbarger

Thank you to the 2017 Sponsors!

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View Photos from 2017

Ann Olsen Golf Classic 2017

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Festival of Trees
Nov
16
to Nov 18

Festival of Trees

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How do you explain the biggest holiday party ever? It is fun for people of every age. And the best part...it raises enough money to pay for 15% of our annual programs and services for people facing cancer!

  • 100 Decorated Trees
  • Shopping - something for everyone!
  • Children's Activities
  • Amazing Raffle prizes worth thousands of dollars
  • Friday night Taps and Trees Brew Fest
  • Saturday Night Gala Celebration
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Day-time entrance fee = $10. Children's area additional fee TBD. Evening event prices TBD.

Learn more on the official Festival website.

 

 

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Apr
20
8:45 AM08:45

Cycle with Joyride

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Joyride will be promoting the Ann's Place fashion show during two rides on Friday 4/20.  In the studio for both classes (8:45am and 9:50am) we will have a table set up with information on Ann’s Place and the Fashion Show.  There will be ticket giveaways, as well as coupons from the lovely ladies of AR Kids/Audrey Road!

If you are interested in taking either of the cycling classes, please email Laura at laurenmessina@joyridestudio.com and she can set you up with a bike!  One of their great instructors, David, will be teaching the 8:45am and the FANTASTIC Anne Stauff (one of the Fashion Show models) will be the instructor for the 9:50am.  If you’ve never done it before, please don’t be afraid!  It’s so fun and you do not need any experience to enJOY!

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About Joyride:

What's JoyRide, you ask? Think calorie-torching, endorphin-surged, high-energy, super-athletic group fitness classes. Indoor cycling classes: Cycle, Tabata, Interval + Endurance, Resistance Ride, CycleLIVE, DJ and theme rides. Strength and resistance classes (select studios): Circuit, Sculpt, Pilates, High-Intensity Interval Training, BOSU®, TRX®, Pound®. All served with a large dose of authenticity, JOY, humor and positivity! Life's a Trip. Enjoy the Ride!® Be fit. Be strong. Be JOYful!

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Apr
18
5:00 PM17:00

Ravioli Nights with Romolo Gastro Pizza - April 18

Is it Pasta Night at Your House?

Romolo Gastro Pizza of Ridgefield (located behind Ursula's, 378 Main Street) will sell boxes of fresh ravioli with sauce ($15 take-home box) and 100% of the proceeds will benefit Ann's Place.

Take a dinner preparation break on Wednesdays and pick up some FRESH handmade ravioli and sauce.

The Romolo Ravioli & Sauce Fundraiser will take place every Wednesday in April!.

Dates: Wednesdays - April 11, 18 and 25th

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Apr
12
6:00 PM18:00

Gallo Fundraiser for Ann's Place

Celebrity Bartending with
Peggy & Rudy Marconi

Come to Gallo Restaurant, 5 Grove St, Ridgefield to support Ann's Place. All tips and 10% liquor sales at bar will support client services. You can also enjoy dinner but make sure to tell the host you are there to support Ann's Place at the time of your reservation and 10% of the food bill will also go to Ann's Place. 

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Apr
11
5:00 PM17:00

Ravioli Nights with Romolo Gastro Pizza

Is it Pasta Night at Your House?

Romolo Gastro Pizza of Ridgefield (located behind Ursula's, 378 Main Street) will sell boxes of fresh ravioli with sauce ($15 take-home box) and 100% of the proceeds will benefit Ann's Place.

Take a dinner preparation break on Wednesdays and pick up some FRESH handmade ravioli and sauce.

The Romolo Ravioli & Sauce Fundraiser will take place every Wednesday in April!.

Dates: Wednesdays - April 11, 18 and 25th

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Dec
6
to Dec 21

Trailer Box Project Holiday Extravaganza to Benefit Ann's Place!

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Click to learn more about this holiday celebration!

Holiday Benefit opening: 
Dec. 9,  4:00pm - 7:00pm

Run's thru December 21,  Gallery hours, Tuesday - Friday  11:00 am - 5:00 pm,  or by appointment - 203 797 0230

Artists Made Ornaments and Much More Featuring:

Bob Keating
Frank Kara
Dave Gesualdi
Jim Felice
Chris Durante
Antonio Carvalho
Megan Marden
Janice Mauro
Mark Savoia
Cathy Vanaria
Dayna Wenzel

15 Great Pasture Rd. Unit 15
Danbury Ct. 06810
203 797 0230

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Oct
25
6:00 PM18:00

It's Time to Drink Pink!

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It's time to be Pink! Support Ann's Place & enjoy friendship & fun at the 8th Annual Drink Pink at Bernard's on Wednesday, Oct. 25. No need to RSVP, just show up ($20 at the door - free pink drink, raffles, nibbles, live music). See you there!

Hosted by Sarah Bouissou of Bernard’s, photographer, Kristen Jensen, and Kerry Anne Ducey, this festively "Pink" gathering is sure to warm your heart and empower your soul during National Breast Cancer Month.

Live music, cocktails, nibbles, and the color pink will be the backdrop for an evening of friendship and camaraderie that supports Ann’s Place, a local nonprofit organization that provides comfort, support and resources to people living with cancer and to their loved ones.

We can’t wait to see you on Wednesday, October 25!

Read more on HamletHub.com.

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Oct
20
to Oct 22

13th Annual Olde Crabs Tournament (Ice Hockey)

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The Olde Crabs Charity Hockey Club will be hosting the 13th Annual Senior Invitational Charity Hockey Tournament this coming October 20-22, 2017. Over 400 adult hockey players, age 50 plus, will converge for a weekend of competitive hockey with two missions. Raising funds for local Connecticut charities (including Ann's Place) and winning the King Crab Trophy. To date the Olde Crabs have raised over $100,000 for local charities. Teams comprising 50 Elite, 50 Competitive, 60 Elite, 60 Competitive and 70 Competitive will represent 10 states in competitive hockey over a three day period.

The Olde Crabs Charity Hockey Club is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization with a long history of reaching out to help those in need. Since 2005 proceeds from our Senior Invitational Hockey Tournament have been allocated in support of Domestic Violence, Local Food Banks, Salvation Army, Returning Veterans and American Diabetes Association.

Olde Crab members are raising funds on crowdrise at: 13th-annual-olde-crabs-senior-invitational-hockey-tournament/fundraiser/oldecrabshockey

Learn more about the Olde Crabs: www.oldecrabshockey.org

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Sep
29
to Oct 31

Brighton 2017 Power of Pink

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For every 2017 Power of Pink Bracelet, Woodstock, Christo Cuff, and Keyfob sold, Brighton will donate $10 to breast cancer charities.

History: Since 2003, Brighton has raised more than $6.3 Million for breast cancer charities nationwide. This year marks our 15th year in the journey to find a cure, bring hope to our communities, and make a difference.

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Danbury Chive Bar Crawl to Benefit Ann's Place
May
20
to May 21

Danbury Chive Bar Crawl to Benefit Ann's Place

"We are a group of loyal Chivers/Chivettes from the Danbury, CT area. We organize charity bar crawls and other events to help promote the Chive Nation!"

JOIN US FOR OUR NEXT EVENT

Killa Beez From The 4th Dimension - A bar crawl around downtown Danbury starting at Two Steps to benefit Ann's Place. Save the date! More information can be found at: www.danburychive.com 

 

 

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May
6
9:00 AM09:00

Bargain Boutique!

Did you ever wonder where all of the unsold items go after festival of trees? Wonder no more! Enter the spring Bargain Boutique! Get hundreds of items such as knits, quilts, gifts, kitchenware, holiday decorations and much more for 20%-50% off. You know that annoying relative that always says she finished her holiday shopping before Halloween - ha! now you can show her. It is Christmas in May!

And did we mention that 100% of the sales go to Ann's Place. Try this statement on for size "I finished my holiday gift shopping and 100% of it went to charity!"

(of course, if you are the early-shopping relative, ignore everything we said about you being annoying.)

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Apr
21
to Apr 28

Elements Massage - $10 on Every Massage Benefits Ann's Place

Doesn't this look nice? This could be you. What?! you feel guilty indulging in a massage? Oh, that is a shame. If only you could get one guilt free. Oh wait! YOU CAN. For one week Elements Massage will give $10 off every massage to Ann's Place. It's for charity!

About Elements Massage

The Elements Massage
therapists in Ridgefield listen to your needs and employ the proper techniques to deliver a truly therapeutic experience.

We invite you to experience the rejuvenating benefits of massage therapy today and discover the positive effect it can have on your body and your well-being.

Therapeutic massage is a medically proven method for supporting your health and wellness. You’ll enjoy benefits of…

  • Relief from back and neck pain
  • Reduced stress
  • Increased circulation
  • Improved range of motion

We have hundreds of weekly massage appointments available. Contact us to schedule a massage session, or visit us today. Walk-ins welcome or call 203.403.3348 for an appointment.

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Apr
8
7:00 PM19:00

CANCELED!-Dinner-Dance-Benefi­t Bachelor Auction for Ann's Place

SORRY! This event was canceled by the organizer. Stay tuned to see if it gets rescheduled.

This event is put on by our new friend, Bruce! He is putting together this party and 100% of the auction proceeds benefit Ann's Place. Here is what he says:

Fabulous Event where EVERYONE WINS Just off Taconic or Sawmill parkways.

Starting at 7pm: Silent Auction with (100% of auction proceeds going to Ann's Place Cancer Support Center) 

We already have: Art, Gowns, Gifts, Porcelain, Tools, Gift baskets, Jewelry. More donations coming in every day. Now it's your turn to donate your gifts, vacations, nice items. 

Starting at 8pm: Dancing, Buffet Dinner, Silent Auction Continues 

Starting at 9:30: Bachelor Auction to benefit Ann's Place: Bid on great dates with our great men. 

100% of the proceeds from the bachelor, live and silent auctions will go to Ann's Place.

DANCING 10:30 dancing resumes (giant dance floor) - FOOD ALL EVENING - PARTY ALL EVENING - DOOR PRIZES & SURPRISES - DRINK SPECIALS - EVENING GOWN EVENT

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Oct
26
7:00 PM19:00

Sole Sisters - Drink for a Cause

Join Sandy Hook Sole Sisters on Wednesday, October 26th, 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm as they host a fundraiser at Nouveau Monde Wine Bar in Sandy Hook to benefit Ann’s Place! Support breast cancer awareness and Ann's Place while enjoying tastings from a selection of premium wines and appetizers and live music from Jim Allyn. CLICK HERE to purchase tickets. We hope to see you there!

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Oct
22
1:00 PM13:00

3rd Annual 189 Chili Cook-off to Battle Cancer

Join us for the third annual great chili cook-off on Saturday, October 22nd at 189 Sports Cafe in Brookfield! Chefs will arrive with Chili - pans in hand - and offer their secret recipe ready for the tasting. The afternoon is always great fun for everyone.

AND this is open to the public! Are you a chili expert? Call John Conway at 203-775-7072 Tues thru Sunday, or via email at 189sportscafe@gmail.com. Contest will be limited to 12-16 people, so call now!

189 Sports Cafe is located at 189 Federal Rd, Brookfield, CT (203) 775-7072

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