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Make A Difference 2017

Make a Difference series enters 10th year of helping the community

For many, the days before Thanksgiving are full of chaos as families prepare for their turkey feast. At The Day, it marks the beginning of an annual tradition that truly "makes a difference" for area families in need.

GALLERIES: Make A Difference 2017

Make a Difference: Always Home

Make a Difference: Always Home

Make a Difference: Mother's Retreat

Samantha, a 28-year-old woman, is the single mother of a newborn son, two boys, ages 7 and 8, and a daughter, age 5.

Make a Difference: New London Homeless Hospitality Center

Jason and Ada, in their 30s

Make a Difference: Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center

Make a Difference: Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center

Make a Difference: Norwich Salvation Army

Make a Difference: Norwich Salvation Army

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