Drink Beer, Cure Cancer

9 comments, 02/04/2014, by , in LIFESTYLE, LOCAL

Now this is a fundraiser I can get behind!

Todd Ruggere lives in Grafton MA. He loves beer and seems to have plenty of free time. See, one day while putting back a few brews he tried to name all the towns in Massachusetts. Disappointed that he was only able to name about half of them he decided that he would learn them all by drinking a beer in each and every town.

He made the quest even better by raising funds for cancer research at every stop. His 266 day run in MA took him to all 351 towns and he managed to raise over $40k along the way. Now he has brought the show to CT.

So far he’s made his way through Bethel and Two Roads Brewery. He plans on visiting all 169 CT towns to raise money for Smilow Children’s Hospital at Yale-New Haven. You can follow his CT trip on Twitter. This weekend he’s hitting up Ridgefield and Salisbury. See when he’ll be in your town here or leave a suggestion here.

What CT bars or breweries do you think he absolutely has to hit?

 

Via The Courant

photo via @CTPourTour

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9 comments

  1. MaryLucy
    May 19th, 2014 12:05

    Hello friends, I’m from Germany want to tell the whole world about the
    good deeds DR.OBOH did for me, I was diagnosed of a cancer disease (liver
    cancer), I was told by my family doctor, that I have only 8 months to live on
    planet earth, I was so depressed, I was thinking about my family, I don’t want
    to leave them behind, THEN i heard that Dr OBO His curing HIV/AIDS in that case
    he can also cure your cancer disease, I never believe in spell, I collected his
    email from him, then I contacted him via email, he told me not to bother
    myself, that everything will be alright, I believed him, due to the way he said
    it. He asked me to purchase some items, which I did, he casted the spell and
    tell me that am free from the bondage, he also asked me to go for checkup, the
    CANCER disappeared from my body totally, I am forever in debt to him, I owe you
    a lot Doctor. If you have any deadly disease like HIV/AIDS, ALL TYPES OF
    CANCER, GONORRHEA, SYPHILIS, and ANEMIA any disease you can think off. Kindly
    email him now on drobohspellworks@outlook.com

    Reply

  2. Ed Breare
    February 4th, 2014 15:27

    Pie & Pints in Middlebury, Prime 16 in Orange, Backstage in Torrington, Full Harvest Restaurant in Beacon Falls, Cask Republic in New Haven, Mikro in Hamden

    Reply

  3. Kev
    January 12th, 2014 15:53

    It’s actually Steel Horse in North Haven

    Reply

  4. DanaLynnForte
    January 12th, 2014 14:53

    The Fireside new haven

    Reply

  5. DanaLynnForte
    January 12th, 2014 14:52

    The hard hat cafe in north haven ct

    Reply

  6. Marie Gray Reuter
    December 3rd, 2013 18:27

    Z’s Cornercafe WH, CT

    Reply

  7. Kevin Tringhese
    December 3rd, 2013 17:44

    Two roads brewery in stratford of course

    Reply

  8. Jon Torska
    December 3rd, 2013 15:14

    Gingerman in SoNo.

    Reply

  9. Ed Breare
    December 3rd, 2013 13:42

    Backstage in Torrington, Prime 16 in Orange, Mikro in Hamden

    Reply

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