Featured Events

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  • Bridgeport Anti-Racism Collective Meeting

    Wednesday, July 13th from 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    The Bridgeport Antiracism Collective (BARC) is a multiracial space for individuals and community leaders committed to developing a personal practice of antiracism here in Bridgeport. We meet monthly on the first Wednesday of every month. Email undoingracismbpt@gmail.com to request to join the group!
  • July Member Meeting

    Wednesday, July 20th from 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    1119 Main Street
    Bridgeport CT 06604
    Join us Wednesday, July 20th for our July Member Meeting. We'll talk 2022 elections, Police Chief Search and more! And we'll hear from leaders from Recovery For All coalition about our wins - and what we're gearing up for in 2023!
  • The 2022 Primary Election

    Tuesday, August 9th, 2022
    Polls are open 6:00am - 8:00pm
    In the 2022 Primary Election, registered Democrats and Republicans will head to the polls to vote in primaries for various seats. In November's general election, all voters will elect their choice for U.S. Representative, Governor, Lt. Governor, Secretary of State, Attorney General, Treasurer, Comptroller, State Senate, and State Representative.
  • The 2022 General Election

    Tuesday, November 8th, 2022
    Polls are open 6:00am - 8:00pm
    In November's general election, all voters will elect their choice for U.S. Representative, Governor, Lt. Governor, Secretary of State, Attorney General, Treasurer, Comptroller, State Senate, and State Representative.

Monthly Member Meetings

We meet the third Wednesday of every month at 7:00pm at our office at 1119 Main Street in downtown Bridgeport. All Core, General, and New Members are welcome!
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Our Mission and Core Values

Bridgeport Generation Now is a movement!

We build collective power by strengthening civic engagement in ourselves and our communities. As a grassroots, member-based organization, Bridgeport Generation Now uses the tools of community organizing to dismantle systemic racism and systemic corruption and build a just, equitable, democratic, and livable city!

OUR PRIORITIES

  • Good Governance
  • Democratic Empowerment
  • Justice & Equity
  • Livability

WE VALUE

  • Intersectionality
  • Collective Action
  • Openness
  • Ethics
  • and above all, Love

OUR WORK GUIDES US TO

  • Be together, not the same
  • Foster creativity
  • Maintain vision through relationships
  • Allow for mistakes
  • Choose curiosity over fear

 

Featured Videos

We Are Gen Now!
2018 Holiday Fête
Police Chief Search Press Conference
Public Art with Liz Squillace

Core Membership

Core Membership

Are you ready to join our movement? You are a Core Member if you are invested in our mission and projects and will attend at least one Member Meeting every three months.

INCLUDES

  • Voting rights at Member Meetings
  • Organize events and projects
  • May be voted onto the Action Council
  • Part of a Committee (for example: Policy, Education, Marketing, Youth and Recruitment
  • Annual dues, at a minimum of $5 and a maximum of $100, dues and donations are tax deductible
Join!

General Membership

General Membership

Are you inspired by our movement? You are a General Member if you are invested in our mission but probably won’t come to many Member Meetings.

INCLUDES

  • May participate in events and projects organized by both our Action Council or Core Members, though there is no participatory requirement to maintain membership
  • Connect to committee projects and service opportunities through the website, member meetings or Facebook page
  • No annual dues, but may make a tax deductible donation at any point
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Public mural artwork by local artist Liz Squillace

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