Tag Archives: Project Purple

Donation is largest yet for growing nonprofit

BEACON FALLS — Project Purple marked yet another milestone last week, as the nonprofit received its largest donation to date. The Hogwarts Running Club, a Guilford-based nonprofit, made a donation…

Project Purple funds clinical research grant

BEACON FALLS — Project Purple recently awarded a $10,000 grant to fund clinical research into whether obesity causes genetic mutations that lead to pancreatic cancer. The project, titled Obesity-Induced Genetic…

Project Purple, foundation partner on fund

NAUGATUCK — The Ion Bank Foundation and Project Purple have teamed up to help people affected by pancreatic cancer. The foundation last week announced the creation of a fund to…

Project Purple funds grants for cancer research

BEACON FALLS — Project Purple awarded two grants, one for pancreatic cancer research and the other for an early detection protocol, to the University of Nebraska Medical Center. Project Purple,…

Project Purple announces grant, new fund

BEACON FALLS — This summer has been a busy one for Project Purple. In July, the nonprofit organization, which is dedicated to raising awareness and funds toward a cure for…

Project Purple takes another step

BEACON FALLS — A journey that began with a single step has led a local nonprofit organization to a new building. Project Purple, a nonprofit dedicated to raising awareness and…

Project Purple announces new board members

BEACON FALLS — Project Purple has announced the appointment of four new board members for 2016. Project Purple is a Beacon Falls-based nonprofit organization dedicated to raising awareness and funds…

Project Purple establishes research grant

BEACON FALLS — Project Purple announced the creation of a $250,000 research grant to Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and New York University School of Medicine. Project Purple…

Project Purple sets up fund for teacher

NAUGATUCK — A local nonprofit organization is continuing its efforts to help a Naugatuck High School teacher. Project Purple, a Beacon Falls-based nonprofit that raises money for pancreatic cancer research…

Project Purple picks up the pace

BEACON FALLS — A local man is going the extra mile to raise money for his nonprofit organization this year. Dino Verrelli, a Beacon Falls resident and founder and CEO…