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Homes with Hope’s longtime President and C.E.O., Jeff Wieser, will retire from his position by the end of 2019

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A change in the Executive Director of an organization is always news and so it is an important milestone that last month our longtime President and C.E.O., Jeff Wieser, announced his retirement. Jeff had been a board member of the organization since its early days, and has led Homes with Hope as executive director for nine years. During that time, he has […]

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The House That Keeps on Giving

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Photo Credit: Dave Matlow, “Honoring Our Heritage: Project Return,” published by WestportNow, May 1, 2017 Originally published on August 7, 2017 in Westport Magazine by Bob Weingarten. This past spring the Westport Historical Society (WHS) presented Project Return and the Town of Westport with a plaque honoring the heritage of the town-owned house at 124 […]

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Honoring Our Heritage: Project Return

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Photo by Dave Matlow Originally published in WestportNow on May 1, 2017 Bob Weingarten (c), plaque historian of the Westport Historical Society, today presented a historical plaque to Project Return, 124 Compo Road North. Accepting on behalf of Project Return, now part of Westport’s Homes With Hope (HWH) were Jeff Weiser (l), president of HWH, […]

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Letter to Editor (Westport News): Should Be Copied, State Needs to Straighten Out Racial Imbalance Regulations

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This letter was published in the Westport News on Friday, March 24, 2017. To the Editor:  Thanks for Chris Marquette’s typically well-written article (March 6, 2017) on the tempest raging in Westport as a result of the essay contest on “white privilege.” It is upsetting to see the intemperate protests by correspondents on both sides […]