By Stamford Patch
Stamford – This week, Building One Community (B1C) Center for Immigrant Opportunity celebrates “Welcoming Week” by holding its first official event, Community Day 2022, at its NEW flagship location at 417 Shippan Avenue, Stamford, CT. This FREE event will be held at 417 Shippan Avenue between 11:00 am – 2:00 pm in the parking lot in front of Building One Community.
For the past decade, Welcoming Week (September 9 – 18) has brought neighbors together to elevate the work happening daily in communities to ensure we all belong and thrive, no matter where we’ve come from B1C’s Sunday celebration event is designed to bring together people of all backgrounds to build strong connections and to learn about B1C’s programs. Together with several partners, including Americares, Person-to-Person, Child Guidance Center, and Stamford Police Department, the community will enjoy a fun-filled day with lots of activities.
- Receive free flu shots for adults
- See Stamford Police K-9 units
- Participate in a Live Q&A discussion with our Immigration Legal Services Attorney
- Enjoy raffles & prizes
- Meet the B1C team and learn about our program & services
- Kids' activities include a craft challenge to participate in the “Welcoming” theme Bookmark Art contest.