• Sláinte Milford News

  • Cahal Dunne: a fantastic Showman!

    Cahal Dunne’s performance on Friday, November 30th was stellar! Thanks so much to Noeleen Nelson and Brian for another fabulous event by our Silante Organization in support of Irish culture!

  • Founder’s Walk Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

    The Founder’s Walk ribbon cutting ceremony was held on Friday afternoon, September 21, 2018. Slainte and the Irish Heritage Society were honored because of our donation of a bench on the Walk.

  • About Sláinte Milford

    The Sláinte Milford/IHSM Scholarship Golf Tournament, Slainte Milford Earth, Wind and Fire Winefest and other activities are sponsored by Sláinte Milford, Inc., a 501 C3 corporation. Its purpose is to develop, maintain, and operate a facility in New Haven County, Connecticut, within the greater Milford area, as a community cultural center for the encouragement and advancement of an appreciation of Irish culture and its impact on American life and education in that regard:
    • To encourage and advance public enjoyment and understanding of Irish arts and culture through participation, sponsorship or support of the public display, performance and reading of Irish art, crafts, dance, history, language, literature, music, sports and theater;
    • To conduct, promote, sponsor or support classes, lectures, seminars or workshops in Irish art, crafts, dance, history, language, literature, music, sports and theater to develop enjoy, study and preserve Irish arts and culture for present and future generations in New Haven County;
    • To support the Lyle James, Charlie Bristol, and Bill McNamara Memorial scholarships and make other charitable donations.
    • To support cultural and educational events of the IHSM whenever possible

    The Sláinte Milford/IHSM events have benefited the local charities, our scholarships and the Irish Heritage Society of Milford for over ten years. We thank the James, Bristol, and McNamara families along with our great volunteers for their gracious, continued support of all our fundraising events.

  • Our 2018-19 officers:

  • President – Noeleen Nelson
    Vice President –
    Secretary – Maureen Moore
    Treasurer – Howard Fanning

  • Meetings

  • Sláinte Milford meetings are held on the 3rd Monday of the month at 7 p.m. On the agenda will be updates from our committees, as well as disposition of any funding requests. Requests for funding should be directed to Slaintemilford@gmail.com at least one week prior to our meeting and should include a proposed use of funds and budget (if applicable for event related requests).

  • Help Support Slainte with Amazon Smile Purchases!

    When you shop at AmazonSmile, Amazon donates 0.5% of the purchase price to Slainte Milford Inc. Click here, search and select Slainte and every time you shop you will be supporting our fundraising efforts. Slainte is the charitable organization through which our three scholarships, as well as Irish cultural and educational events and activities are funded.