Cheshire Lights of Hope Donates $10,500 to Town

The volunteer group gives large donation to town's Human Services Department.

The annual event - Cheshire Lights of Hope - raised more than $40,000 this year through the sale of luminarias and donations. 

A donation of $10,500 was presented to the Tuesday night by organizers Don and Jenifer Walsh. The funds will be used by the Human Service Department to assist residents in need.

Their other donations in 2011 were presented to:

About 50,000 luminarias lined the streets of Cheshire for the annual event in mid-November.

Marty December 14, 2011 at 05:44 PM
I love seeing the town lit up with the luminaries. And this donation is really wonderful. Great job.
Leslie Hutchison December 14, 2011 at 07:59 PM
Cheshire Lights of Hope also gave a whopping $10,500 to the Cheshire Community Food Pantry and funded two local scholarships for the 2011 event.


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