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Sterling House eligible for 2017 state Neighborhood Assistance Act (NAA)tax credit donations

STRATFORD- (September 22, 2017) – The Connecticut Neighborhood Assistance Act (NAA) Tax Credit Program is designed to provide funding for tax-exempt organizations like Sterling House Community Center by providing a corporation business tax credit for businesses that make cash contributions to these entities…READ MORE

Sterling House invites you to ‘name the grotesque’

STRATFORD – (September 11, 2017) – Sterling House is holding a ‘Name the Grotesque’ gargoyle labeling contest in association with its 85th anniversary and renovation this Fall that will culminate with four events on ‘Sterling House Weekend,’ Oct. 13-15…READ MORE



Kick Start soccer marks 15th anniversary in 2017; Local teen’s inspiration leaves lasting sport legacy

STRATFORD – (May 3, 2017) –The year 2017 marks a special anniversary for Sterling House’s “Kick Start” soccer program, which began 15 years ago when a high school student strove to provide kids of all cultural and socio-economic backgrounds in Stratford the ability to participate… READ MORE


‘Ladies Who Inspire Luncheon’ May 18; Features Mom’ Make-a-Wish CT stories

STRATFORD – (April 27, 2017) –Four Stratford Make-a-Wish CT mothers will be among those honored this year at Sterling House Community Center’s annual “Ladies Who Inspire Luncheon” to be held on May 18 at Mill River Country Club, Stratford…READ MORE



Sterling House boys and girls lacrosse announces two special travel events.

STRATFORD – (FEBRUARY 28, 2017) –Sterling House Community Center’s growing lacrosse program has announced a special out-of-town schedule upcoming, with girls’ teams traveling to West Point, N.Y., on April 29 to scrimmage on the new turf field at the military academy, while the boys’ teams will play Shelton teams at Fairfield University on April 1…READ MORE

Band Together puts on a great show in its Sterling House benefit Jan. 28

STRATFORD – (FEBRUARY 28, 2017) – Many thanks to “Band Together” for a great show Saturday night, January 28, 2017, at the Downtown Cabaret Theatre in Bridgeport benefiting Sterling House…READ MORE



The Sterling House Renovation Project Official Groundbreaking was held 2/21

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christmas-angel4A special ‘Christmas Tree Angel’ visits Sterling House with a gift

STRATFORD – (Dec. 24, 2016) – A special donor who wished to remain anonymous provided the staff at Sterling House Community Center “a very special 10 minutes of Christmas” cheer and goodwill in mid-December…READ MORE



Sterling House helps Mary Hardy celebrate milestone
100th birthday

STRATFORD, CT (December 12, 2016) – Members of the Sterling House Community Center staff recently dropped in to visit the agency’s first executive director, Mary Hardy, at her home on Academy Hill to greet her as she approached her 100th birthday, which occurred in late November…READ MORE


presawardsSterling House honors 31 from Stratford
with President’s Volunteer Service Awards
STRATFORD (Nov. 28, 2016) – Sterling House Community Center recently hosted its annual President’s Volunteer Service Award ceremony to honor 31 recipients. The awards were established to honor volunteers across the United States, recognizing the important contributions citizens of all ages make to their communities…READ MORE

Rochelle LaPorte receives award from Patty Calabrese

Sterling House honors volunteers at Annual Dinner held October 13

STRATFORD, CT (October 24, 2016) – At its Annual Dinner held in mid-October, Sterling House Community Center honored a host of volunteers who have helped the agency “make a difference” in the greater Stratford community during the 2015-2016 fiscal year that ended on June 30…READ MORE

Youth and Adult Programs in Stratford, CT