Tag Archives: 2017

CT Valley Agricultural Museum Launch

Scott Baecker (CRIS Radio), Jason Ellsworth (CRIS listener and volunteer) and James Daniels (President, Windsor Lions).
Photo of speakers at the museum opening, including James Daniels (left).

Thanks to sponsorships from the Windsor Lions Club and museum friends, CRISAccess has become a key accessibility tool for visitors of the Connecticut Valley Agricultural Museum in Windsor.

CRISAccess allows museum visitors with reading disabilities to listen to exhibits and signage using QR codes. This allows users to listen to narrations on their smart device.

For more information about these programs, click the links below:

New Country Helps Make CRIS Radio Golf Classic a Success

New Country Helps Make CRIS Radio Golf Classic a Success Hartford Courant: October 11, 2017 Thanks to New Country Motor Cars of Hartford, title sponsor of CRIS Radio's 20th Annual Golf Classic, more than 100 golfers turned out to raise funds for the Windsor-based nonprofit radio service for the blind on Wednesday, Oct. 4. "It was the best turnout for … Continue Reading ››

Golf in the Books: Best Ever!

The 20th CRIS Golf Classic is in the books: the record books.  More sponsors, more golfers, more fun.  The middle of October provided perfect golf weather for 101 CRIS superstars. Proceeds help CRIS offer its service at no cost to people living in the community … Continue Reading ››

Volunteers @ Governor’s Mansion

Bob McAllisterVolunteers from around the state came together on September 19, braving forecasts of Hurricane Jose, to celebrate their dedication to Connecticut's only radio reading service for people with disabilities. Volunteers with 5, 10, 15, 20 and 25 years of service were honored.

Thank you … Continue Reading ››