• Car Show Award

    Essex Printing’s President, Bill McMinn, presenting the Best Impression award at the 3rd annual Cruise Blues and Brews Festival car show. The event is held to benefit the At-Risk Boys Fund which works to assist boys and young men who are in at-risk situations.

  • goPINK Project

    Congratulations! $28,000 was raised by the goPINK project, which supports women in the community who are confronting breast cancer.

  • Anti-Bullying Campaign

    Be an agent for change!! Essex Printing is a member of the Community Foundation of Middlesex County’s Campaign for Bully-Free Communities. “Buddy Benches” (pictured) are safe havens where children can “buddy up” with those who may feel alone at recess or during other free time activities.

  • Run for Chris

    Essex Printing is a supporter of the Annual Run for Chris 5K with the Y held in Essex, CT. Proceeds from the run support the Chris Belfoure Memorial Fund at Community Foundation of Middlesex County. The fund honors the memory and vision of Chris Belfoure, a 2005 graduate of Valley Regional High School.The fund benefits foreign language study abroad programs at local area high schools.

  • Chili Fest

    Essex Printing’s own Bill McMinn had fun judging the chili at the Old Saybrook Chamber of Commerce’s annual Chili Fest. Nearly 2000 people tasted 22 chilis to help support the Chamber Scholarship and local charities.

  • Old Saybrook Chamber of Commerce

    Essex Printing: Old Saybrook Chamber of Commerce’s 2017 Business of the Year!


We’re down to earth in our local focus and commitment.  We’re real people.  We know our customers and they know us by name.  We make sure to be part of the communities around us.  That’s because it takes more than just words to make a difference.  Only by joining together can we be powerful forces for betterment and change.


  • At-Risk Boys Fund
    • Cruise Blues and Brews
    • Grants Committee Member
  • Middlesex Community Foundation
    • Anti-bullying campaign
  • GOpink Project
  • Essex Little League Sponsor
  • Run for Chris 5k sponsor

Former Directorship

  • Old Saybrook Chamber of Commerce – Bill McMinn
  • Valley Shore YMCA – Bill McMinn

Community Partners

  • Essex Land Trust
  • Chester Historical Society
  • Essex Veterans
  • Ivoryton Playhouse Foundation
  • Lyme Art Association
  • VISTA Life Innovations