By Building One Community, The Patch
On October 27th, Building One Community (B1C), the Center for Immigrant Opportunity, was thrilled to hold the grand opening of its new photography exhibit that spotlights the vibrant and positive impact immigrants have made in our Stamford community. Featuring the remarkable work of award-winning photographer John Moore, this permanent exhibit showcases the stories of 22 immigrants who have chosen Stamford as their home. It is a celebration of the rich tapestry of diversity that enhances the very fabric of our city.
Discover the captivating lives and journeys of these remarkable individuals as you explore their experiences, struggles, and aspirations. Gain a deeper understanding of the invaluable impact they have had on our city. Their unique perspectives, traditions, and incredible talents enrich our community and fuel our economy in crucial ways.
"Stamford is, in great part, a city built by immigrants, and we want to celebrate the immense contributions they make to our community every day," says Anka Badurina, PhD, Executive Director for B1C. "With their entrepreneurial spirit, skilled labor, and innovative thinking, immigrants drive economic growth and create significant opportunities for our city. They are an integral part of our shared success."