Congratulations, Amanda and Onessa, WHS Class of 2012!
On June 23, 2012, Amanda and Onessa crossed the stage as WHS graduates. Amanda shared with Board members her memories and thoughts as a trailblazer, expressing her thanks to all the volunteers and donors who made the opportunity possible. Amanda was awarded the International Club Award for outstanding service to the club and for helping to bring cultural diversity and understanding to the students of Wilton High. She moves on to Seton Hall University to study nursing.
Onessa won the PTSA Book Award/Physical Education and Wilton Woman’s Club Elizabeth Sternad Scholarship for outstanding community service, strong character and leadership. Onessa will attend the University at Albany-SUNY to study communications.
ABC IS THANKFUL FOR YOUR CONTINUED SUPPORT
A Better Chance of Wilton is grateful to the community for their continued support of this vital program. We send our best wishes to you and your family for a … Continue reading » Read More
Videos: Our Scholars respond to “Who Am I?” – 6 November 2020
Our 2020-21 ABC Scholars would like you to know them a little better. Isabelle is a senior, Nia and Cindy are sophomores, and Fatou and Courtney are freshmen at WHS. … Continue reading » Read More
Adapting to Changing Times – GMW, 25 September, 2020
ABC of Wilton Adapts To Changing Times By Kathy Bonnist September 25, 2020 A Better Chance (ABC) has been part of Wilton for nearly 25 years. The national, non-profit organization’s mission–to … Continue reading » Read More
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR SENIORS!- 28 July 2020
We are extremely proud of our senior scholars who have all been part of the ABC Wilton program for four years and only regret that the Coronavirus prevented us from … Continue reading » Read More
ABC Wilton Speaks Up #BlackLivesMatter – 18 June 2020
A Better Chance of Wilton stands for the hope of equality in education + opportunity. We will continue to speak out against the inequality facing the black community in America. … Continue reading » Read More
ABC Wilton Covid-19 Update – 3 April 2020
These unprecedented times have impacted us all, including our ABC Wilton family. We are incredibly grateful for the outpouring of love and support you have all shown us. A Better … Continue reading » Read More
Podcast Unites Two Wilton Women Who Called ABC House ‘Home’–68 Yrs. Apart – 14 February 2020
By Heather Borden Herve, GMW Editor – February 14, 2020 After the success of its first podcast, Stay at Home in Wilton has released the second in the series, “The Story Next Door,” bringing two … Continue reading » Read More
A Better Chance (ABC) to Phase Out Boys’ Program – 15 October 2019
By Heather Borden Herve, GMW Editor – October 15, 2019 A Better Chance (ABC) of Wilton made a surprise announcement Monday morning–after 23 years of helping inner-city students access a challenging … Continue reading » Read More