November 2019

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Together We Rise

At this time of year, we are reminded to look at the bigger picture, to be grateful and to give back. Here are local people who found a deeper purpose in philanthropy and giving. Light a Fire is the inspiration we all need now.

The Get-A-Grip Guide to College Prep

Although the Varsity Blues scandal dominated headlines, was it really anything new? We take a look inside the college admissions process but perhaps more important, offer advice on how to stay above the fray.

The Ties that Bind

Born into a religious cult, Patricia Chadwick knew little of the outside world for eighteen years. Here, she details a life characterized by control and abuse but remarkably also love and forgiveness.


DEPARTMENTS

EDITOR’S LETTER

FROM THE FOUNDERS
Of Providence and Politicos

STATUS REPORT
BUZZ This Place Matters!, Greenwich Historical Society
SHOP Get ready to dazzle everyone on your holiday gift list.
GO Infiniti’s new QX50
HOME Decorating with rich, vibrant gem hues
DO What’s the point? The advantages of acupuncture
EAT Little Beet Table

G-MOM
Making philanthropy a family affair

FINANCE FIX
When it comes to asset allocation it may be time to think beyond stocks, bonds and mutual funds.

PEOPLE & PLACES
Bruce Museum, Art of Design; Greenwich Education Group; Breast Cancer Alliance Golf Outing; CT Against Gun Violence luncheon; Fairfield County’s Community Foundation Giving Day; Family Centers, Center for HOPE luncheon; Parsonage Cottage, Junior Advisory Board event

VOWS
Desrosier–Zhou; Raspé–Gray

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INDEX OF ADVERTISERS

POSTSCRIPT
The long and winding road