In Wilton since the 1980s, New England Historical Connection sells custom built furniture. Furniture on display in…More the colonial-style house turned showroom is laid as it would be in an actual home. Hardwood floors and splashes of sunlight coming in through the large window add to the warm feel of the shop.</p>
<p>Owner John E. Schnefke has expanded his inventory from furniture design to complement antiques to a collection of period and contemporary pieces created by more than 15 craftsmen. Each piece is custom built to the customer's taste. </p>
<p>In addition to furniture, the store sells accessories for the home, wall finishes and custom built walls. This "gallery of artists," as Schnefke refers to his shop, also sells paintings and art pieces by local artists and exhibits local artwork. Knitting classes are also offered.</p>
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society 372 Danbury Rd, Wilton, CT06897 The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society is an international non-profit health organization that focuses on curing leukemia,…More lymphoma and myeloma. This group organizes extensive fundraisers and events to advance blood cancer research and educational programs. The organization was birthed from the tragic loss 16-year-old Robert Roesler de Villiers to leukemia in 1944. The Connecticut Chapter partners with local families to raise awareness and support throughout the community. The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Connecticut Chapter also offers various programs, including family support groups, the Patti Robinson Kaufmann First Connection Program, online support, honored hero program, co-pay assistance program and other programs.