Featured Events

  • March Member Meeting

    March 20 from 7pm – 9pm
    B:Hive Bridgeport
    930 Main Street
    Bridgeport, CT 06604
  • A Seat At The Table: Women at the center of our fight for justice

    March 22 from 6pm - 8pm
    B:Hive Bridgeport
    930 Main Street
    Bridgeport, CT 06604
  • Civics 101 Workshop

    March 23 from 10am – 5pm
    March 24 from 12pm – 4pm
    Shintaro Akatsu School of Design
    126 Park Avenue
    Bridgeport, CT 06604
  • Boards and Commissions Workshop

    March 27 from 6pm – 7:30pm
    Faith Outreach Apostolic Churches Worldwide Inc.
    32 Bond Street
    Bridgeport, Connecticut 06610

Monthly Member Meetings

We meet at B:Hive Bridgeport the third Wednesday of every month beginning at 7:00pm. Stop by to check it out!
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Our Mission and Core Values

Bridgeport Generation Now strives to empower and unite our communities through civic engagement, policy work, economic development and education. By encouraging residents and our youth to take an active role in strengthening Bridgeport, we will collectively develop into community leaders who will create a new cultural identity for our city.

We are a movement, a social action network that cares about our community and promotes resident involvement. We are open to all residents of Bridgeport, and any individual can be a member if they get involved in the community and show that they care about the future of our city.  

WE VALUE
Intersectionality, Collective Action, Openness, Ethics, Love

OUR WORK GUIDES US TO

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

CALL TO ACTION! 2.7.19

Email the Board Of Education To Tell Them Civic Engagement Matters!

https://mailchi.mp/38cd43a3efaa/tell-boe-civics-engagement-matters-870851

Featured Videos

The 2019 Civics 101 Workshop
2018 Holiday Fête
Police Chief Search Press Conference
Public Art with Liz Squillace

Core Membership

Core Membership

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

 

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General Membership

General Membership

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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