Tag Archives: Mary Connolly Community Caring Award


Volunteer embodies caring spirit

United Way to honor Andrew with annual award NAUGATUCK — Each year, the United Way of Naugatuck and Beacon Falls honors an individual or individuals who have demonstrated outstanding support…

Trish Torello

United Way to honor longtime volunteer

NAUGATUCK — More than 20 years ago, Lee Schlesinger was working as an accountant at Naugatuck Valley Savings and Loan on Church Street when a woman named Mary Connolly asked…

Laurie Yelding

United Way recognizes borough businesswoman

Laurie Yelding may not live in Naugatuck, but she makes her presence felt in the borough nonetheless. The United Way of Naugatuck and Beacon Falls will honor Yelding with the…