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Grit and Grace: The Fight for the American Dream

March 21 @ 5:15 pm - 7:00 pm

Join Housatonic Community College and Fairfield County’s Community Foundation for a screening of Grit and Grace: The Fight for the American Dream, a short documentary produced by the U.S. House Select Committee on Economic Disparity and Fairness in Growth.

The screening will be followed by a panel discussion with the Committee’s Chair, Congressman Jim Himes; Mendi Blue Paca, President & CEO of Fairfield County’s Community Foundation; and other community leaders.

March 21, 2023 | 5:15 – 7:00 pm

Housatonic Community College
Beacon Hall Event Center
900 Lafayette Boulevard
Bridgeport, CT 06604

The first-of-its-kind 30-minute film showcases three true stories from across the country of what it means to find economic security in America, as well as the diverse paths these people are taking in pursuit of financial stability, and the struggle, ambition, and hope they maintain on their diverse paths.

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