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Latinas & Power Symposium: Enabling Latinas to Become Leaders

Thursday, May 16, 2019, 8:00am Hartford Marriott Downtown 200 Columbus Boulevard Hartford, CT 06103 The Latinas & Power Symposium® has impacted thousands of Latina professionals from across the country. Our mission is to inspire, motivate, encourage and enable Latinas to become leaders. Workshops & Sessions Tools & resources that will enable you to take the…
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Free Smoke Alarms Available From the American Red Cross

The American Red Cross would like to offer you and your community free and available smoke alarms. Home fires threaten the lives of our neighbors and, sadly, take seven lives each day in the U.S. Most often, tragedies occur in homes without working smoke alarms—but these devices can cut the risk of death in half.…
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ARTE Saturday: Academy Free Saturday Programs for Youth Ages 7–17

Latin Dance / Music / Arts / Poetry / Literature Latin Culture / History / Traditions / Events / People Starts: March 30, 2019 Ends: June 11, 2019 Atwater Center 26 Atwater Street New Haven SPACE IS LIMITED! A youth academy to stimulate the brains of young people to reencounter themselves through the exploration of…
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Applications Now Open for Green Village Initiative’s Summer Youth Farm Crew

GVI's 2019 Summer Youth Farm Crew will start June 22nd. This summer, 12 Youth will be enrolled in our 8-week urban farming, food justice and leadership development program. The Youth Leadership Program cultivates young food leaders in Bridgeport by developing skills in agricultural knowledge, food justice, career readiness, and leadership. These skills are achieved through…
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IRS concludes ‘Dirty Dozen’ list of tax scams for 2019

Agency encourages taxpayers to remain vigilant year-round WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service today wrapped up issuing its annual "Dirty Dozen" list of tax scams. The IRS reminds taxpayers to remain vigilant to these often aggressive and evolving schemes throughout the year. This year's “Dirty Dozen” list highlights a wide variety of schemes that taxpayers…
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Alpha Community Services YMCA 18th Annual Walk to End Homelessness

Where Captain’s Cove, Bridgeport When Saturday, May 18, 2019 Registration 8:30am • Walk Begins 9:30am All donations collected will directly benefit the programs of Alpha Community Services YMCA including the Families in Transition Shelter, Bridgeport’s only Family Emergency Shelter. Contributions are 100% tax deductible. To Support, Sponsor and Register visit us at www.alphacommunityservicesymca.org or call…
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John Leguizamo at The Bushnell – Save the Date

In LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS John Leguizamo schools his son—and the rest of us—on the buried and forgotten history of Latinos in the Americas in this outrageously funny, satirical one-man play about uncovering the truth, and recovering from the past. Inspired by the near total absence of Latinos in his son’s American history class, Leguizamo…
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