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Honor and Memorial Giving

Honor Giving

To make a gift in honor of a family member, friend or hero in your life, please click on the Donate button below.

Memorial Giving

Many families ask others to make donations to Chrysalis Center in lieu of flowers. To do so, please include the following language in the obituary:

In lieu of flowers, please consider giving to Chrysalis Center in memory of (honoree’s name). Gifts can be made by online at or may be mailed to: Chrysalis Center, Attn: Lynda Waldron, Executive Assistant, 255 Homestead Ave, Hartford, CT 06112. (Please make check payable to “Chrysalis Center” and include honoree’s name in the memo line.)

Then, please contact Lynda Waldron at 860-263-4412 or to let her know that you intend to direct gifts to Chrysalis Center. If you would like memorial gifts to be directed to a fund other than the Area of Greatest Need, please include this information in your email.