Featured Events

  • END ABSENTEE BALLOT ABUSE IN BRIDGEPORT!

    Summer - Fall 2019
    Sign The Petition!

    We, the undersigned people of Bridgeport, demand that the Office of the Secretary of the State of Connecticut order supervised absentee balloting in our 2019 municipal elections in Bridgeport.
  • Primary Election Day!

    Tuesday, September 10th from 6:00am - 8:00pm
    Polling sites across Bridgeport!
  • Bridgeport Anti-Racism Collective Meeting

    September 11 from 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    BPT Creates / Magnacon 7
    1001 Main St Ste 14
    Bridgeport, CT 06604
  • Boards & Commissions Workshop: 130th District

    September 12 from 6:00pm - 7:30pm
    Burroughs Community Center
    2470 Fairfield Avenue
    Bridgeport, CT 06605
  • September Member Meeting!

    September 18 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    B:Hive Bridgeport
    930 Main Street - use side entrance on Bank Street
    Bridgeport, CT 06604
  • General Election Day!

    Tuesday, November 5th from 6:00am - 8:00pm
    Polling sites across Bridgeport!

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, community organizing 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
  • 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

The 2019 Civics 101 Workshop
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
Join!
Public mural artwork by local artist Liz Squillace

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