February 10, 2015

The Anti-Defamation League commends wounded veteran Micah Welintukonis for removing two swastikas covering part of an American flag painted on a large rock at Bolton Notch State Park. When Bolton town officials were alerted of the swastikas, they promised to have the hateful graffiti removed as soon as the weather cleared. However, Welintukonis purchased spray…
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February 6, 2015

Marji Lipshez-Shapiro has been named Interim Regional Director of the Anti-Defamation League’s (ADL) Connecticut regional office. Lipshez-Shapiro has been a part of ADL Connecticut’s groundbreaking work for nearly 25 years. In her previous role as Connecticut’s Associate Regional Director and Director of Education, she created “Names Can Really Hurt Us,” an anti-bias and anti-bullying education…
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The Anti-Defamation League and the Connecticut Association of Schools cosponsored a statewide school climate conference at Newington High School on Dec. 11 titled “Student Centered Approaches to Improving School Climate On and Offline.” More than 140 students and 40 advisors attended, representing more than 20 schools from across Connecticut. During the opening session of the…
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The Anti-Defamation League honored Judith Alter Kallman of Greenwich and Carol and Peter Lilienthal of Stamford at ADL’s 2014 Daniel R. Ginsberg Humanitarian Award Reception on December 7 at Burning Tree Country Club in Greenwich. Many of Lower Fairfield County’s leading citizens and government officials, including Senator Richard Blumenthal, joined ADL in celebration. The annual…
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November 10, 2014

The Anti-Defamation League will present its prestigious Daniel R. Ginsberg Humanitarian Award to Carol and Peter Lilienthal and Judith Alter Kallman at ADL’s 2014 Daniel R. Ginsberg Humanitarian Award Reception on Sunday, December 7, in Greenwich. The Daniel R. Ginsberg Humanitarian Award Reception honors outstanding leaders in the Lower Fairfield County community. Daniel R. Ginsberg…
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