6:30 - 7:30pm
Cocktails, Hors D’oeuvres & Silent Auction
7:30 - 8:30pm
Panel Discussion and Q&A
The Stamford Yacht Club
97 Ocean Drive West, Stamford CT
Reserve your seats now. Seating is limited.


Michael Wishnie,

William O. Douglas Clinical Professor of Law and Counselor to the Dean at Yale Law School.
Professor Michael J. Wishnie’s teaching, scholarship, and law practice have focused on immigration, labor and employment, habeas corpus, civil rights, government transparency, and veterans’ law. For years, Professor Wishnie and his students have represented low-wage workers, immigrants, and veterans in federal, state, and administrative litigation. He and his students have also represented unions, churches, veterans’ groups, and grassroots organizations in a range of legislative, media, and community education matters.

Swapna Reddy and Liz Willis,

Co-founders of ASAP, Asylum Seeker Advocacy Project
Yale Law School Graduate
Swapna Reddy and Liz Willis are co-founders of ASAP, the Asylum Seeker Advocacy Project. This is an organization formed at Yale Law School to bring rapid, remote legal aid to asylum seekers where there are few or no lawyers, including border detention centers and rural communities across the U.S.

Sponsorships and Tickets

All sponsors will receive special mention on the Building One Community website and at the event.

  • $5,000 Underwriting Sponsor Includes Ten (10) Tickets
  • $1,500 Includes Six (6) Tickets
  • $1,000 Includes Four (4) Tickets
  • $500 Includes Two (2) Tickets


  • $100 Individual Ticket

We thank our Sponsors!

Underwriting Sponsors:

  • Robie and Scott Spector
  • Sarita and Greg Hanley


  • Charter Oak Communities
  • Eileen and Thomas Hynes
  • Jackie Kaiko
  • Maryann Kann
  • Hana and John Lane
  • Mary and John Maarbjerg
  • Susan Mirza
  • Mirellise Vazquez & Thomas Birmingham
  • Jane and Anthony Yezzi

RSVP by October 5, 2017