Shared Accountability.

Differentiated Responsibility.

Improving our outcomes, in a manner that has a meaningful and positive impact on the children and the community at large, requires a bold and confident approach. With that in mind, our Membership has shifted the focus from reactive problem solving to co-creating the future.

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Accountable & Committed.

We Are Accountable

for developing an effective cradle-to-career support network that is laser-focused on continuous, data-driven improvement.

We Are Committed

to aligning action, advocacy and investment to strengthen educational, social-emotional and physical health support systems to dramatically improve six community-level outcomes.

Join the Movement

and be accountable and responsible for the actions we take as a community to improve the lives of all children.

Sign the Memorandum of Agreement (MOA), signifying your commitment to the partnership, Norwalk ACTS’ mission, the principles of Collective Impact and the StriveTogether methodology.  Click here to sign the 2020 MOA!

Membership

Organizations
  • All Our Kin
  • Alliance for Community Empower
  • Àsé Kreationz
  • Be Foundation
  • Carver Foundation of Norwalk
  • Center for Youth Leadership
  • Character Under Construction
  • Child Guidance Center of Mid-Fairfield
  • City of Norwalk
  • City of Norwalk Community Services Department
  • Corbett Education Consulting LLC
  • Cornerstone Community Church
  • Courage To Speak Foundation
  • CT Parent Power
  • Domestic Violence Crisis Center
  • Family and Children’s Agency
  • Filling in the Blanks
  • Greater Norwalk Chamber of Commerce
  • Greater Norwalk Head Start
  • Grossman Family Foundation
  • Higher Education Literacy Professionals
  • Horizons at New Canaan Country School
  • Horizons at Norwalk Community College
  • Human Services Council

  • INTEMPO
  • Kids In Crisis
  • Kumon Math and Reading Center of Norwalk
  • Mentor Consulting Group
  • NancyOnNorwalk
  • Norwalk Board of Education
  • Norwalk Community College
  • Norwalk Community College Foundation
  • Norwalk Community Health Center
  • Norwalk Education Foundation
  • Norwalk Federation of Teachers
  • Norwalk Housing Authority
  • Norwalk Mutual Aid
  • Norwalk Public Library
  • Norwalk Public Schools
  • Norwalk River Rowing
  • Norwalk River Watershed Association
  • Norwalk/Stamford Grassroots Tennis & Education
  • Odyssey Family Executive Center of South Norwalk, Inc.
  • Open Doors
  • Opening Doors Fairfield County

  • Partnership for Early Education (PEER)
  • Per and Astrid Heindenreich Family Foundation
  • Person-to-Person
  • Positive Directions – The Center for Prevention and Counseling
  • Race and Social Justice Coalition at St. Paul’s on the Green
  • REACH Prep
  • Ritter Family Foundation
  • Riverbrook Regional YMCA
  • Serving All Vessels Equally, Inc.
  • Side by Side Charter School
  • Silvermine Arts Center
  • Stepping Stones Museum for Children
  • The Maritime Aquarium
  • The Maritime Odyssey Preschool
  • Triangle Community Center
  • Under One Roof, Inc.
  • United Way of Coastal Fairfield County
  • United Way of Connecticut, Inc.
  • YMCA Darien/Norwalk

Membership

Community Members and *Staff Members of Signed Organizations
  • Charles Allred
  • Heidi Alterman
  • Doreen Anderson
  • Orlando Aquino*
  • Theresa Argondezzi*
  • Lauriston Avery
  • Gail Bindley-Taylor
  • Jennifer Barahona*
  • Hollie Brandstatter
  • Sandy Bria
  • Jesse Buccolo*
  • Greg Burnett
  • Anna Burns*
  • Chrissy Cacace*
  • Susan Cardillo-Cunningham
  • Harry Carey
  • Diana Carpio
  • MJ Chironna*
  • Debra D’Arinzo
  • Cathy DeCesare
  • Alexa Delfino
  • Erica DePalma
  • Angel Dorleans
  • Carey Dougherty
  • Stacey Dumas
  • Lauren Dunne*
  • Desiree Edwards*
  • Rob Ellis
  • Paige Esposito Sinchack

  • Brian Faust
  • Jane Feder
  • Emily Fox*
  • Mary Ann Genuario*
  • Wendy Gerbier*
  • Michael Hernandez
  • David Heuvelman
  • Amy Hodgins
  • Rosemary Holomakoff
  • Amy Jeffereis*
  • Yuna Johnson
  • Stephanie Kadam*
  • Robert Killackey*
  • Basil Kolani
  • Donna Lewis
  • Mary Kate Locke*
  • Alex Lunding
  • Diane Lauricella
  • Marissa Mangone
  • Roz McCarthy
  • Barbara McLaughlin*
  • Ari Meadows
  • Nicole Merlo-White
  • Matthew Merluzzi
  • Joanna Meyer*
  • Barbara Meyer Mitchell
  • Nehemie Moise
  • Anamilena Moreno*

  • Stacia Morris
  • Bonnie Newman*
  • James Page
  • Paula Palermo*
  • Chuck Presbury
  • Erica Phillips*
  • Jasmine Prezzie*
  • Yohana Ramirez*
  • Sarah Rendon Gardia
  • Harry Rilling
  • Robin Risolo
  • Bruce Ritter
  • J. Lavone Roberson*
  • Jacqueline Roberson*
  • Tatiana Santiago
  • Andrea Servan*
  • Ervin Shames
  • Barbara Smyth
  • Jennifer Steiner
  • Kerry Stevens
  • Laurie Stiles
  • Troy Sullivan
  • Jodi Trice*
  • William Topp
  • Camila Vallejo
  • Denique Weidema-Lewis*
  • Norman Weinberger
  • Dajaun Wiggins
  • Jamie Zyla*