SASO inspires and mobilizes
boys and their mothers
to provide service and leadership that positively impacts the local communities


SASO offers philanthropic opportunities for Mothers and Sons to impact their community and beyond. Click here to view our scheduled events.

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SASO is an inclusive Mother/Son Organization. Click here to view our membership process.

Philanthropy Liaisons

Philanthropy liaisons coordinate events for SASO directly with our various philanthropies then provide all the information to our communications team and the individual event captains. Philanthropy liaisons do not usually need to attend the actual events.


Al’s Angels – Robin Righter, Jacqui Coghlan and Meredith Donahue

Bigelow Center for Senior Activities – Maureen Valus

Bridgeport Rescue Mission – Kristy Jelenik and Kelly Vogel

Cardinal Shehan Center – Joy Hyde and Shane Fisher

Connecticut Challenge – Diane Sell and Trish Pavoni

Fairfield Museum and History Center – Yvette Yoon and Inga Priede

Fairfield Public Library – Jacqui Coghlan and Kathleen Gouley

Homes for the Brave Veterans Soup Kitchen and Shelter – NEEDED

Merton House – NEEDED

Operation Hope-  Sarah Bierman and Dawn Gitman

Perrys Mill Pond, Mill River Cleanup – Carrie Rullo

Pilot House – Kristy Jelenik and Michele Keesser

Save the Sound Beach Cleanup- Linda Versea and Karen Duffy

Wakeman Smilow-Burroughs Clubhouse, Bridgeport – Kristen Ginley and Linnea May

Walk to Defeat ALS – Carolyn Knott

Walk to End Alzheimers – Mandy Barber

Woofgang & Co. – Sheila Sullivan & Diane Sell

YMCA – Vicki Swanson and Paula Cunningham