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Connections of Cumberland County operates the only walk-in Day Resource Center with case management that serves women and children who are homeless or at-risk of homelessness. This center collaborates with other resources to bring a variety of services together in one easy-to-access location.

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  • CityView Photos:  Home is Where the HeART is:  An Art Auction to Help Homeless Children Succeed

    CityView Photos: Home is Where the HeART is: An Art Auction to Help Homeless Children Succeed

    We had a wonderful evening of HeART at Connection's first annual fundraiser!  Check out the beautiful photos from CityView!  Thank you to all our sponsors, artists and to those who attended and participated in Home is Where the HeArt Is, an art auction fundraiser on Thursday, September 21 at SkyView on Hay in downtown Fayetteville. More than 25 local artists offered their original art works to be sold by silent and live auctions. It was a great success and will help Connections to continue serving homeless women and children in our community.  http://www.cityviewnc.com/2017/09/25/155627/home-is-where-the-art-isRead More »
  • Home is Where the HeArt Is

    Home is Where the HeArt Is

    Thank you to all our sponsors, artists and to those who attended and participated in Home is Where the HeArt Is, an art auction fundraiser hosted by Connections of Cumberland County (CCC), on Thursday, September 21 at SkyView on Hay in downtown Fayetteville. More than 25 local artists offered their original art works to be sold by silent and live auctions. It was a great success and will help Connections to continue serving homeless women and children in our community.Read More »
  • Honoring Eaton Corporation

    Honoring Eaton Corporation

    In recognition of Eaton Corporation’s valued support, commitment and strong partnership with Connections of Cumberland County, the Board of Directors of Connections has named its Conference Room in Eaton’s honor. The Eaton Corporation Fayetteville Plant has assisted Connections, since inception, in their mission to empower women and children who are homeless or at risk of homelessness to become safe and self-sufficient. Connections operates the only walk-in Day Resource Center with comprehensive case management for women and children who are homeless or facing homelessness.  Pictured left to right: Vivian Tookes, CCC Board Member; Lucy Jones, CCC Board Vice President; Mark Lynch, CCC Board Member; Jerome Bell, CCC Board Member; Jeff Whitford, Human Resource Manager, Eaton Corporation; Rony Ruiz, Plant Manager, Eaton Corporation; Marshall Waren CCC Board Member; and Judy Klinck, CCC Board Member."  Read More »