Feb 27

Paris Select Board to “Go Gold!” 

The Town of Paris Select Board has voted to “Go Gold!”  Hailey Hugs is a non-profit charitable organization that champions fundraising & awareness. We award grants directly to families living with the financial strain of Childhood Cancer. Hailey Hugs provides funding for everyday expenses in times of crisis, writes grants, presents awards, and provides financial relief for families everyday expenses associated to childhood cancer treatment.

Hailey Hugs focuses on FOUR main areas:

  • Supporting families financially while their child faces cancer treatment
  • Supporting local hospitals, facilities, and research clinics—by financial assistance of items needed to support families during hospital stays
  • Supporting legislative documents in order to raise awareness and funds to support children with cancer.
  • Organizing and managing multiple events to fund the organizations efforts.

The Paris Select Board has signed a Proclamation announcing their decision to go gold; you can view it here: Going Gold – Proclamation

Feb 14

Paris Seeks Spirit of America Foundation Tribute Nominations

The Town of Paris Board of Selectmen seeks nominations of a local person, project or group to receive the 2017 Paris Spirit of America Foundation Tribute for outstanding community service! Sarah Glynn was the recipient of the 2016 Spirit of America Foundation award and we are looking for other worthy nominees for this year!   FMI please contact Liz at the Paris Town Office, 743-2501. http://spiroaf.com/index.php