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Sip & Shop Girls’ Night Out Boutique Supports Cancer Research

The Sip & Shop Girls’ Night Out Boutique at Innis Arden Golf Club is scheduled for Wednesday, Oct. 24. More than 30 local and independent businesses, many women-owned, will showcase their products and services and donate a portion of their sales to Swim Across America Fairfield County to fund breakthrough cancer gene therapy research with the Swim’s beneficiary, the Alliance for Cancer Gene Therapy (ACGT). Products and services include wine and food tastings, home décor, men’s and women’s fashions, jewelry, accessories, beauty products and more. read more...

Rowing Challenge to Benefit ACGT

Swim Across America Fairfield County and Greenwich Crew are teaming up for a charity rowing event “Meters for a Cure ERG Challenge” on Sunday, Sept. 16, with proceeds funding Swim Across America Fairfield County and its beneficiary the Alliance for Cancer Gene Therapy (ACGT), the nation’s only foundation dedicated exclusively to funding cancer gene therapy research. read more...

The 12th Swim Across America Greenwich-Stamford is June 23

On Saturday, June 23, more than 300 swimmers and 100 land volunteers, boaters and kayakers will make waves in the fight to against cancer in the 12th annual Swim Across America Greenwich-Stamford Swim. The Greenwich-Stamford Swim Across America event is held on the border of Old Greenwich and Stamford, at 96 Cummings Point Rd., Stamford, that is home to the Swim’s beneficiary, the Alliance for Cancer Gene Therapy (ACGT). Swimmers, boaters, kayakers, paddle boarders and land volunteers interested in participating in the event should register at swimacrossamerica.org/greenwich. For more information, email greenwich@swimacrossamerica.org or call 203-570-9195. read more...