Ongoing “Wherever You Are” - a song by Noel Turner
10% of profits from sales of “Wherever Yo Are” are donated to the Petit Family Foundation.

Ongoing Renee Antaya/Unbridled Bead Design
With every purchase of my jewelry, a portion will be donated to The Petit Family Foundation. This is something I want to do for the beautiful Petit women, Jennifer, Hayley and Michaela, Dr. Petit and the Hawke Family.

Ongoing Michael DeMeo/Food On The Stove Cook Book
I am a 70 yr. old retired NYC Fireman. I have just completed my cook book/bio/fund raising book…I have dedicated a portion of the profits to my favorite charities. I will donate $5.00 for each book sold to the Petit Family Foundation…My heart felt sympathies to Dr. Petit, I always remind people about the terrible loss of his precious family.

Past Events

Through December 31, 2011 Surrey Wine Shop will donate 12% of all wines sales using this form through December 31, 2011 to the Petit Family Foundation. A wine description list can be viewed here.

November, 2011 Ladies Night Out On the - Dressbarn

June 8, 2011 Carbone’s 8th Annual Cigar & Scotch Social benefitting the Petit Family Foundation.

May 20, 2011 Arts from the Heart Benefit Concert - All proceeds benefit Petit Family Foundation. Information Flyer.

April 30, 2011 Global Giving Open Challenge! Through this challenge, if The Petit Family Foundation raises at least $4000 from 50 or more donors by 11:59 p.m. EST on Saturday April 30, 2011, the Education & Mentoring Of Women In The Sciences giving project will earn a permanent spot on GlobalGiving. Also through this challenge, there will be bonus grants for top performing organizations totaling $12,500! This includes a donation matching day, which will be announced a week beforehand. This challenge is a great opportunity to extend your donation dollars!

March 19, 2011 Gear up now for The Potomac Star’s Fundraiser Trifecta! The Potomac Boat Club is holding a gear sale (in the form of T-shirts) to benefit three deserving groups, including The Petit Family Foundation. Orders will be taken through March 19.

March 19, 2011 Dunk It! A co-ed basketball tournament created to honor the memory and celebrate the lives of Jennifer Hawke-Petit, and her daughters, Hayley and Michaela Petit. Join in the mission of these three incredible people by helping to raise money in the fight against MS, all while enjoying one of their passions: basketball.

December 4, 2010 Reach Holiday Music Festival
“The purpose of the event is to raise awareness, and more importantly, money to support charitable organizations and other programs focusing on children in need - physical, financial and social. The beneficiaries will be organizations which The Reach Foundation believes meet the event’s mission….”—Mark Wilson, The Reach Foundation

March 7, 2010 Food & Wine Event, Tunxis Plantation, Farmington, CT


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Apr 26 - Flowers that speak of compassion after loss
Apr 4 - Announcement: The 2017 Hayley Petit Cup will take place on Wednesday afternoon, April 12, at the Miss Porter's School boathouse. 2:00 p.m. Christening of new Hayley Petit shell, 3:00 p.m. races.
Mar 23 - Save the date, June 10th - Plainville Wings & Wheels
Mar 19 - SAVE THE DATE - PFF Golf Tournament
Mar 9 - Jane Doe No More Celebrates 10 Years with Gala and Awards
Mar 1 - The Garrett Snider Initiative
Feb 4 - Petit Family Foundation, Rotary donate $1,500 toward Gold Star Family monument
Feb 2 - Dynamic Tech Savvy Conference for 6th- to 9th-Grade Girls Returns to Trinity March 4
Jan 28 - 3 Dance Studios Showcase
Dec 28 - Plainville sees new leaders, environmental challenges
Dec 20 - Plainville declared state finalist in contest
Dec 4 - SCENE @ CCSU: Children can ‘Tech It Out’ with CCSU summer programs
Dec 1 - Copper Beech Institute offers retreat scholarships for artistsCop
Nov 30 - The REACH Foundation's Annual Shop With A Cop Returns Shop With A Cop
Nov 23 - Five Questions With Rick Healey on Real Estate Law, Jail Overcrowding
Nov 12 Cheshire neighborhoods to illuminate for Lights of Hope Saturday
Nov 12 Lights of Hope brightens the night
Oct 20 - Photo—CMHA Annual Meeting
Oct 7 - Video—Riverfront Adventure Violence Prevention Program
Sep 25 - Photos--Ride for Justice by Mark Maglio
Aug 29 - Petit Family Foundation grants $15K to Community Mental Health Affiliates

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Jane Doe No More
Women & Families Center
Central Connecticut State University Foundation
Community Mental Health Affiliates, Inc.(CMHA)
Northern Connecticut Black Nurses Association(NCBNA)
Charlotte Hungerford Hospital Center for Youth and Families
Girls Inc. of Holyoke
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