• Feria de Accesso Financiera / Financial Fair, Saturday, October 5 from 1 to 5 PM

  • Please join us for a panel discussion and Q&A:

    Immigration Today:
    At the Border &
    In Our Own Backyard

    THURSDAY, OCTOBER 17th, 2019

    6:30 - 7:30pm
    Cocktails, Hors D’oeuvres & Silent Auction

    7:30 - 9:00pm
    Panel Discussion and Q&A

    The Stamford Yacht Club
    97 Ocean Drive West, Stamford CT

    Reserve your seats now. Seating is limited.

    R.S.V.P. by October 10th, 2019


    • Underwriting Sponsor - $5,000: Includes Ten (10) Tickets
    • $2,500: Includes Eight (8) Tickets
    • $1,500: Includes Six (6) Tickets
    • $1,000: Includes Four (4) Tickets
    • $500: Includes Two (2) Tickets

    Individual Ticket - $100


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



    Special Correspondent, Getty Images


    Immigration Counselor, Catholic Charities



    Immigration Attorney, Benjamin, Gold & Troyb, P.C. and Building One Community Board Member

    John Moore is a special correspondent for Getty Images and winner of the Pulitzer Prize, the Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award and the World Press Photo of the Year. He has photographed immigration issues for the last decade. He lives with his family in Stamford, CT.

    Mexican born, Maria Palacios, works as an Immigration Counselor on Adjustment of Status, DACA, TPS, Consular Process, and citizenship cases. She is also the liaison with the Greenwich Town Hall Social Services Department and the LFCIC.

    Alex Troyb is an attorney practicing with the law firm of Benjamin, Gold & Troyb, P.C. in Stamford, Connecticut, where he advises clients on various aspects of immigration law and regulations.  Alex serves as a committee co-chair of the Connecticut Chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, where he previously served as the Chapter Chair and member of the National Board of Governors.

    With sincere thanks to our sponsors

    Underwriting Sponsors:

     Sarita & Greg Hanley

    Event Sponsors:

    Angeles & Mark Dam

    Jim Duffy

    Carole Greenberg

    Tom & Eileen Hynes

    Maryann Kann

    Hana & John Lane

    Mary & John Maarbjerg

    Pat & Bob Phillips

    Mirellise Vazquez & Thomas Birmingham

    Jose Luis & Sarah Zepeda

    Building One Community is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Contributions are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.

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