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National Small Business Week Webcasts for Small Business and Industry

Presented by the Internal Revenue Service April 30th: Can I Deduct This? (OIH, Meals, Transportation, Cell Phone) May 1st: Employee v Independent Contractor May 2nd: Pay Now? Pay Later? Can’t Pay (payment options) May 3rd: Small Business Resources May 4th: Pay Check Check-Up 30 minute sessions available each day at the following times: Session 1…
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Healing the Nation Health Fair

Come join us on Saturday, May 19, 2018 10:00am–2:00pm (Rain or Shine) Iglesia Cristiana Renacer 579 Clinton Avenue Bridgeport, CT For vendors to set up a table please contact Mayra Cabañas either by email mayra.cabas@yahoo.com or 203-360-3453
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Savor City Bridgeport

Join a new monthly tour to savor the culinary and cultural delights of Connecticut’s most diverse city. SavorCity will feature monthly visits to neighborhood restaurants where guests experience the authentic local cuisine of Bridgeport’s many neighborhoods, including Brazilian, Chinese, Thai, Colombian, Italian, Jamaican, Mexican, Portuguese, Puerto Rican, Turkish, Vietnamese… plus the works of Bridgeport’s artists…
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Become a Literacy Volunteer of Greater Bridgeport

Share your knowledge, and make a difference in someone’s life in 2018! Is one of your goals for this year to get involved in your community, or to give back to those in need? Becoming a Literacy Volunteer is a great way to make a positive impact! Literacy Volunteers help adult students learn to speak…
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Central Connecticut State University Symposium

CCSU invites faculty, staff, students, and community members to participate in a symposium for: The Center For Africana Studies The Center For International Education Latino And Puerto Rican Studies The Latin American, Latino, And Caribbean Center (LALCC) Latin American Studies Department Of Modern Languages Date/Time Thursday April 12 2018 12:00–3:00pm Location Bellin A and B, Student…
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Join United Way’s 2018 LIVE UNITED Celebration

Join United Way of Coastal Fairfield County as they show thier gratitude to the incredible institutions and individuals who dedicate their time, talent, and financial resources to help Connecticut's families thrive. Date/Time Wednesday May 16, 2018 3:00pm–5:0pm Location Congregation B'nai Israel 2710 Park Avenue Bridgeport, CT 06604 RSVP by May 1st, 2018 Register Here
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Housatonic Community College Open House

Saturday April 14, 2018 Event Will Begin Promptly at 10 a.m. Registration & Refreshments Begin at 9 a.m. Housatonic Community College Beacon Hall Events Center 900 Lafayette Boulevard Bridgeport, CT Get one-on-one help from Admissions and Financial Aid. Meet Advisors and Register for Classes Learn all about HCC’s offerings including degrees, certificates, transfer paths, non-credit…
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Greater Bridgeport Transit Proposed Service Reductions

The cuts to transit districts are slated to begin on July 1, 2018, if the state legislature does not act now to restore funding. This means that there will be a 15% cut on July 1, 2018 and a 50% cut on July 1, 2019 to bus service in the Greater Bridgeport Region. Join us…
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Vote for Waltersville Elementary School in Bridgeport

Help Waltersville Elementary School in Bridgeport win a $5,000 gift card from DonorsChoose.org to help continue their Digital Storytelling Work. Waltersville Elementary is the only school in Connecticut participating in this contest. Text "waltersville" to 50555. The contests lasts until May and you can vote once per day.
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Creating Community Town Hall

On Tuesday, April 24, from 5:30 – 8:00 p.m., the Bridgeport Downtown Special Services District, along with partners Bridgeport Generation Now and the Cultural Alliance of Fairfield County, are hosting a community conversation about upcoming and current development projects happening in Downtown Bridgeport. We invite you to engage in a discussion about your downtown, how…
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