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SEPTEMBER HAPPENINGS 2021 75 Selleck Street Stamford CT 06902 203 674 8585 Building1Community org www B1C org

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BUILDING ONE COMMUNITY SEPTEMBER PROGRAMS Welcome At Building One Community our programs Educate Employ and Empower immigrants and Engage the entire community From English language learning to job skills training to family and legal support these programs fulfill our mission of supporting immigrants and their families to successfully integrate into a new community And most are free of charge or offered at a reduced fee We are committed to fostering a greater sense of belonging for those that feel marginalized or isolated and creating a more inclusive and enlightened environment All of us must play our part in uprooting and rebuilding the systems behind these inequalities Bienvenido En Building One Community nuestros programas educan emplean y empoderan a los inmigrantes al tiempo que integran a toda la Comunidad Desde la ense anza del idioma ingl s la capacitaci n laboral hasta los servicios de apoyo social y legal los programas de B1C contribuyen a nuestra misi n de impulsar la integraci n de los inmigrantes y sus familias en la comunidad La gran mayor a de nuestros programas y servicios son gratuitos o se ofrecen a un precio reducido 75 Selleck Street Stamford CT 06902 203 674 8585 B1C org

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BUILDING ONE COMMUNITY Welcoming Week 2021 September 10 19th is Welcoming Week a week dedicated to welcoming all immigrants and highlighting how we provide a safe community where all immigrants belong Let s declare BelongingBeginsWithUS that each of us has the power to help others regardless of their background feel like they are seen embraced and welcomed and included in our communities Join us in our efforts to affirm that everyone is welcome Hispanic Heritage Month From September 15 October 15th we celebrate our Hispanic roots with the official Hispanic Heritage Month which encourages us to reflect on all of the contributions Hispanics have made in the past and will continue to make in the future Fun Fact Did you know the Hispanic Population grew up to 30 in Connecticut from 2010 to 2020 According to the 2020 Census Data Calling All Immigrant Artists Join us from September 18 to October 15th for our Special Immigrant Art Show 2021Metamorphosis We have asked all artists identified as part of the BIPOC BIPOC which stands for Black Indigenous People of Color Community to express themselves and showcase their art pieces at B1C 75 Selleck Street Stamford CT 06902 203 674 8585 www B1C org

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Immigration Today From the Border to D C Fairfield County Building One Community s 6th Annual Colloquium DATE TIME Thursday September 9th 2021 6 00 7 00 PM Cocktails Hors D oeuvres 7 00 8 30 PM Panel discussion and Q A The Stamford Yacht Club 97 Ocean Drive West Stamford CT OUR PANELISTS Allen Orr Jr Allen Orr Jr founder of Orr Immigration Law Firm PC in DC specializes in U S and global immigration He is a speaker on emerging business immigration issues a Sr Editor of the Immigration and Nationality Law Handbook and President of the AILA BUY YOUR S TICKET TODAY Douglas R Penn Douglas R Penn of Law Offices of Douglas R Penn LLC practices Immigration and Naturalization Law He frequently speaks at immigration law conferences at state and national levels Lucas Codognolla At age nine Mr Codognolla and his family immigrated to the United States from Brazil He is a recognized undocumented leader in the immigrant youth movement Mr Codognolla was Executive Director of CT Students for a Dream C4D a youth led network fighting for the rights of undocumented youth For more information about becoming a sponsor or to buy a ticket please visit our website B1C org colloquium or contact events B1C org or call 203 674 8585 x105 75 Selleck Street Stamford CT 06902 203 674 8585 www B1C org

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BUILDING ONE COMMUNITY RAGETIME CORDIALLY INVITE YOU Metamorphosis Art Show An artistic expression that portrays personal metamorphosis as it relates to racial social justice and the immigrant experience September 18th October 15th 2021 75 Selleck St Stamford CT 06907 Exhibit Walk In hours Tuesdays Wednesdays and Thursdays 6 00 7 30 pm Private Group Showings Sep 24th Oct 1st 8th 15th 2021 To reserve a private showing please go to https www eventbrite com e metamorphosis artshow tickets 168490211759

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BUILDING ONE COMMUNITY Join Our B1C Team We are hiring Please visit our website to learn more Click to learn more 75 Selleck Street Stamford CT 06902 203 674 8585 B1C org

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BUILDING ONE COMMUNITY B1C STATEMENT REGARDING COVID 19 PROTOCOLS In accordance with public health guidance B1C strongly encourages the community to receive an FDA approved COVID 19 vaccine unless advised otherwise by a health care provider We are not currently mandating COVID 19 vaccination for staff volunteers or program participants To ensure everyone s safety we are still requiring that staff and visitors wear masks indoors at B1C and follow social distancing when possible Please refrain from asking others about their vaccination status or plans as some people might have medical considerations that they don t wish to share 75 Selleck Street Stamford CT 06902 203 674 8585 B1C org

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BUILDING ONE COMMUNITY DECLARACI N SOBRE LOS PROTOCOLOS COVID 19 DE B1C De acuerdo con las pautas de salud p blica B1C recomienda a la comunidad que reciba una vacuna COVID 19 aprobada por la FDA a menos que indique lo contrario por un proveedor de atenci n m dica Actualmente no exigimos la vacunaci n COVID 19 para el personal los voluntarios o los participantes de los programas Para garantizar la seguridad de todos seguimos exigiendo que el personal y los visitantes usen m scaras en el interior de B1C y sigan el distanciamiento social cuando sea posible Por favor no pregunten a otras personas sobre su estado o planes de vacunaci n ya que algunas personas pueden tener consideraciones m dicas que no desean compartir 75 Selleck Street Stamford CT 06902 203 674 8585 B1C org

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BUILDING ONE COMMUNITY DEKLARASYON B1C KONS NAN PWOTOK L POU COVID19 Pou konf me nou ak direktiv Sante Piblik yo B1C ankouraje ak tout f s kominote a pou resevwa yon vaksen Covid 19 ke FDA aprouve sof si yon founis swen sante ta di yon l t bagay Akty lman nou pa ekzije anplwaye yo volont yo oswa patisipan pwogram yo f k yo pran vaksen Covid 19 Pou garanti sekirite tout moun nou toujou egzije ke anplwaye ak vizit yo pote mask l yo anndan epi respekte konsiy distans sosyal la chak fwa li posib Tanpri evite mande moun eske yo pran vaksen deja osinon ki plan yo paske k k moun ka gen pwobl m sante ke yo pa vle pataje 75 Selleck Street Stamford CT 06902 203 674 8585 B1C org

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B1C N DEDI EEDS VOLU CATED NT LIKE EERS YOU VOLUNTEER GET INVOLVED TODAY Check out our wide range of opportunities English Language Learning ELL Tutor Must be at least 14 years preferably 16 Tech Savvy Tutor an adult immigrant English via Zoom for 45 min one on one sessions Support materials provided Homework Club Must be at least 14 years Tech Savvy Assist an elementary school child with homework help and educational activities online Comfortable using zoom Google classroom platforms and assisting with troubleshooting issues Sessions take place from Mon Thu Min time commitment 1 day per week for 3 months Translator for Family Services Program Must be at least 18 years fluent in Spanish proficient in MS Word Assist participants in translating legal documents such as birth certificates medical records etc Min time commitment 1 month 4 hours per week Remote Opportunity Unpaid Wages Volunteer Must be 18 years fluent in Spanish Computer Literate Ideal for anybody interested in practicing their Spanish skills and assisting participants during legal consultations On site opportunity Thursdays 4 45 6 pm 3 months time commitment ideally Youth Group High Schoolers only Must be at least 14 years Tutor an adult immigrant English via Zoom for 45 min one on one sessions On site zoom sessions on Sat 9 30 11 am OR 11 30 am 12 30pm Want more information Register as a Volunteer contact volunteers b1c org https building1community org engage volunteer form 75 Selleck Street Stamford CT 06902 203 674 8585 www B1C org

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DON A TOD TE AY VOLUNTEER WINTER ESSENTIALS Winter Essentials Drive Please help us to keep our day workers warm through the winter season Donate winter essentials Coats Gloves Scarfs thermal clothing If you would like to participate in our winter essentials drive please find information on Amazon Wishlist below Items from the Wishlist will automatically be shipped to B1C If you have further questions please contact Daniel De Andrade at 203 6748585 Ext 102 or by email at ddeandrade b1c org Scan QR Code Date Location Order until Oct 11 2021 from our Amazon wishlist https www amazon com hz wishli st ls 2TGTX8DM4JR0Y ref_ wl_share 75 Selleck Street Stamford CT 06902 203 674 8585 www B1C org

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Fre C las s e es F l e x ib o n S c h e le d ule ELL ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNING CLASSES English Language Learning Classes We offer 4 levels of free flexible English ELL classes from basic to advanced levels Classes are available on site per the schedule below or online In addition we also offer citizenship test preparation classes with flexible hours Dedicated volunteers provide all English instruction Schedule Mon to Fri 9 30 to 11 00 a m Tues Weds 11 30 a m to 1 00 p m Mon Weds 6 30 to 8 00 p m Saturdays 9 30 to 11 a m To Register Location ELL B1C org 203 883 2098 75 Selleck St Stamford CT 06902 75 Selleck Street Stamford CT 06902 203 674 8585 B1C org

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C las g r a t is e s ye h o ra r n i f l e x ib o le ELL CLASES DE INGL S Clases de Ingl s Ofrecemos clases de ingl s gratis en l nea y presenciales desde el nivel b sico hasta el nivel avanzado Ofrecemos tambi n clases de preparaci n para el examen de ciudadan a en horario flexible Voluntarios dedicados brindan toda la instrucci n Horario de Clases Lunes a Viernes de 9 30 a 11 00 a m Martes y Mi rcoles de 11 30 a m a 1 00 p m Lunes y Mi rcoles de 6 30 a 8 00 p m S bados de 9 30 a 11 a m Registraci n Ubicaci n ELL B1C org 203 883 2098 75 Selleck St Stamford CT 06902 75 Selleck Street Stamford CT 06902 203 674 8585 B1C org

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F IL L O UT OUR R EQ U ES T FOR M TOD A Y HIRING SITE FALL CLEANING Let B1C Help You with your Fall Cleaning Needs Our Hiring Site can connect you with motivated workers in a safe and simple way Submit a request online for your job opportunity Our workers are skilled in Landscaping Yard Work Leaf Blowing Home Maintenance Painting Construction Moving Help B1C is not an employment agency or the employer We are a referral service and do not accept fees Contact Daniel De Andrade Mon Sat 7 30 am 12 30 pm 203 252 7044 hiringsite b1c org 75 Selleck Street Stamford CT 06902 203 674 8585 www B1C org Request Form https building1community org employ hiring site request form

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LIMIT CAPA ED C REGIS ITY TE TODA R Y SKILLS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM TECHNOLOGY LITERACY Technology Literacy Program Level 1 This 12 week program is designed to provide students with an initial entry level experience through the hands on use of a computer s hardware and software Learn the fundamentals of How to use the keyboard touchpad and other essential computer devices Connecting to the internet web browser navigation email administration Creating editing and sharing documents on the cloud Video conferencing Cloud technology Zoom Drive Cybersecurity threats and prevention Date Time Location Sep 30 Dec 16 2021 Thursdays 5 30 pm 7 00 pm 75 Selleck St Stamford CT 06902 Register Registration is open Click here or scan the QR code Our programs are subject to change 75 Selleck Street Stamford CT 06902 203 674 8585 www B1C org

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REG STRA TE HOY CUP LIMIT OS ADOS SKILLS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM ALFABETIZACI N TECNOL GICA Programa de Alfabetizaci n Tecnol gica Nivel 1 Este programa de 12 semanas est dise ado para proporcionar a los estudiantes una experiencia inicial a trav s del uso pr ctico del hardware y software de una computadora Aprende los fundamentos de C mo usar el teclado el panel t ctil y otros dispositivos inform ticos esenciales Conexi n a Internet navegadores web administracion del correo electr nico Crear editar y compartir documentos en la nube Tecnolog a de videoconferencia y en la nube Zoom Drive Amenazas de ciberseguridad y prevenci n Fecha y Hora Ubicaci n Sep 30 a Dic 16 2021 Jueves 5 30 pm 7 00 pm 75 Selleck St Stamford CT 06902 Registraci n Para registrarte Haz clic aqu o escanea el c digo QR Nuestros programas est n sujetos a cambio 75 Selleck Street Stamford CT 06902 203 674 8585 www B1C org

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LIMIT CAPA ED C REGI ITY STER TODA Y SKILLS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY Information Technology Program Level 2 This program is designed for anyone who understands the basics of computer hardware and software This class will strengthen the content learned in Level 1 The Participants will be trained in Online Documents Forms Presentations spreadsheets Managing calendars To connect different devices to operate synchronously Cybersecurity How to prevent Cybercrime Children s monitoring when using the internet Date Time Oct 2 Dec 18 2021 Saturdays 08 00 am 10 00 am Location Register Hybrid 75 Selleck St Stamford CT Online Registration is open Click here or scan the QR code Our programs are subject to change 75 Selleck Street Stamford CT 06902 203 674 8585 www B1C org

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REG STRA TE HOY CUP LIMIT OS ADOS SKILLS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM INFORMACI N TECNOL GICA Programa de Informaci n Tecnol gica Nivel 2 Este programa est dise ado para cualquier persona que entienda los conceptos b sicos del hardware y software de la computadora En esta clase se fortalecer el contenido que se aprendi en el Nivel 1 Los participantes ser n capacitados en Documentos en l nea formularios presentaciones hojas de c lculo Manejo de calendarios Conectar diferentes dispositivos para operar de forma sincr nica Ciberseguridad C mo prevenir la ciberdelincuencia Monitoreo de los ni os al usar Internet Fecha y Hora Oct 02 a Dic 18 2021 S bados 8 00 am 10 00 am Ubicaci n H brido 75 Selleck St Stamford CT Online Registraci n Para registrarte Haz clic aqu o escanea el c digo QR Nuestros programas est n sujetos a cambio 75 Selleck Street Stamford CT 06902 203 674 8585 www B1C org

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L IM IT C A PA ED C R E G IS IT Y TE TODA R Y SKILLS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM OSHA 30 OSHA 30 for Construction The OSHA 30 hour Construction Safety Certification course is a comprehensive safety program designed for construction workers safety directors foremen and field supervisors This Class offers OSHA s latest requirements including Process Safety Management PSM Lead Safety in the Workplace Health Hazards Electrical Safety Personal Protective Equipment etc You must attend ALL sessions to receive the OSHA30 card which will be available two to three weeks after the training has been completed 150 00 registration payment required in advance at Building One Community The class will be in English For more information call 203 674 8585 Ext 137 Date Time Location Register Fridays Saturdays October 22 23 29 30 8 00 am 6 00 pm 75 Selleck St Stamford CT 06902 Registration is open Click here or use the QR code Our programs are subject to change 75 Selleck Street Stamford CT 06902 203 674 8585 B1C org

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L IM IT C A PA ED CI R E G IS T Y TE TOD A R Y SKILLS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM SMALL BUSINESS MENTORING Immigrant Entrepreneurship Incubator This 5 weeks program is for participants who dream of opening their own business or for those needing extra support in their current venture Participants will learn how to Plan for a healthy business Identify Business Structures prepare for Financial Tax responsibilities Dive into the basics of Accounting to help set your business for success Must complete all entrepreneurship incubator classes to be enrolled in our one on one free mentorship for three months Date Time Location Register Oct 12 Nov 18 2021 Tuesdays Thursdays 6 00 PM 7 30 PM Online Registration is open Click here or scan the QR code Our programs are subject to change 75 Selleck Street Stamford CT 06902 203 674 8585 www B1C org

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FRE ZOO E INFO M RMA T SES SION ION IMMIGRATION LEGAL SERVICES NEED IMMIGRATION ANSWERS Q A Session Immigration Adriana Podesta B1C s Director of Immigration Legal Services will discuss answer your questions on immigration law matters If you d like to join by phone 646 558 8656 No advance registration is required For more information contact legal B1C org Date Time Location Online Zoom Wednesday September 8 2021 11 30 am Meeting ID 893 0871 4749 https us02web zoom us j 89308714749 Or Scan the QR Code 75 Selleck Street Stamford CT 06902 203 674 8585 www B1C org

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SES INFOR IONES MA GRAT TIVAS UIT ONLIN AS E IMMIGRATION LEGAL SERVICES NECESITAS RESPUESTAS DE INMIGRACI N Sesi n de Preguntas y Respuestas Inmigraci n Adriana Podesta Directora de Servicios Legales de Inmigraci n de B1C discutir y responder las preguntas que tengas sobre la ley de inmigraci n Si deseas unirte por tel fono marca 646 558 8656 No se requiere registro anticipado Para m s informaci n contacta a legal B1C org Fecha y Hora Ubicaci n Online Zoom Mi rcoles 8 de Septiembre de 2021 11 30 am Meeting ID 893 0871 4749 https us02web zoom us j 89308714749 o escanea el c digo QR 75 Selleck Street Stamford CT 06902 203 674 8585 www B1C org

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FR FOR 2 EE NDGRAD 5TH ES STEAM CLUB SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY ENGINEERING ART MATH FALL YOUTH STEAM CLUB BOATS BRIDGES Beginning in September we are excited to bring back our in person after school STEAM club This is a FREE program in partnership with Bruce Museum Our STEAM Club provides children with an opportunity to explore scientific and engineering concepts and apply their knowledge in creative and ingenious ways to solve challenges Most importantly they re going to have a lot of fun Grades 2nd 5th grade welcome Limited spots Sign up early For more information please contact Olga Lopez at 475 419 5340 or by email at olopez b1c org Date Time Location Sep 30 December 9 2021 Tuesdays 4 00 5 00 pm 75 Selleck Street Stamford Main floor 75 Selleck Street Stamford CT 06902 203 674 8585 www B1C org

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GRAT IS PARA GRAD OS 2 5 STEAM CLUB CIENCIAS TECNOLOG A INGENIER A ARTE Y MATEM TICAS STEAM CLUB BARCOS PUENTES Estamos emocionados de traer de vuelta el programa luego de la escuela STEAM Club a partir de septiembre Este es un programa GRATUITO en colaboraci n con el museo Bruce que ofrece a los ni os la oportunidad de explorar conceptos cient ficos y de ingenier a y aplicar sus conocimientos de maneras creativas e ingeniosas para resolver desaf os Lo m s importante es que se van a divertir mucho Para ni os desde 2 a 5 grado Cupos limitados Reg strate pronto Para m s informaci n comun cate con Olga L pez al 475 419 5340 o por correo electr nico a olopez b1c org Fecha Hora Locaci n Sep 30 Dic 9 2021 Martes 4 00 5 00 pm 75 Selleck Street Stamford Area principal 75 Selleck Street Stamford CT 06902 203 674 8585 www B1C org

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Begin s Janua ry 20th SKILLS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM LIFE SKILLS TRAINING English for Healthcare Would you like to get hired in the Home Health sector but need to improve your English If so this program is for you The following sessions will cover English vocabulary and grammar needed to excel in the healthcare field English Level Assessment required at least two weeks before Assessment taken at Old Town Hall 175 Atlantic St Stamford CT 06902 English Level Assessment Dates January 11th 12th 13th and 14th 2021 1 8 30 am 12 30 pm 2 5 pm 8 pm January 15th 2021 1 8 30 am 12 30 pm Class Information Begins January 20th Mondays Wednesdays 6 30 pm 8 30 pm 75 Selleck Street Stamford CT 06902 203 674 8585 Building1Community org Register for Classes Smilow Life Center 55 Chestnut St Norwalk CT 06854 Registration is open Click here or use the QR code Contact Us send