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Tag Sale for Capital Campaign

ABC will hold it's final Capital Campaign fundraiser in the form of a tag sale on November 14 and 15 from 9:00am - 2:00pm at 11 Brookside Road.


Please Donate

If you have furniture or decorative items to donate please drop them off on the following dates:

November 3 from 1:00-4:00

November 5 from 5:00-7:00

November 6 from 9:00-noon

Any questions please contact Susan Wilson at swilson@optonline.net or 203-655-0106

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To provide scholarships to academically talented girls of color from underserved areas allowing them to realize their academic and social potential while living in Darien and attending DHS.


History of Success


In 34 years of operation, ABC in Darien Scholars have been Presidents of the DHS student body, National Honor Society members and Captains of several athletic teams. 100% of graduates have gone on to four-year colleges. Many have continued on to graduate schools and careers in law, teaching and architecture.


A New House for ABC in Darien!


ABC House at 11 Brookside has been rented (on a $1/year basis) to the program by The First Congregational Church since 1981. The Program will move in October 2014 into its newly purchased home at 103 Tokeneke Road. Learn more here.

Learn more about ABC National

A Better Chance, Inc. is a national nonprofit organization whose mission is to increase substantially the number of well-educated young people of color who are capable of assuming positions of responsibility and leadership in American society. For more information or to apply to attend an A Better Chance program, go to the ABC National website, www.abetterchance.org.

Donations mailing address:

A Better Chance in Darien

P.O. Box 3204

Darien, CT 06820

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