2018 LIVE UNITED Celebration

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With your help we are:

Building a civic infrastructure in the community to support cradle to career opportunities
Learning from best practices across the country
Engaging those with resources to invest
Building trust and community buy in

2018 Event Honorees

Award of Distinction
Joseph M. Carbone, President & CEO, The WorkPlace

Bridgeport Prospers Partnership Award
William M. Jennings, President & CEO, Bridgeport Hospital

Collective Impact Leadership Award
Carmen Colon, Vice President, Bridgeport Ys

Carla Miklos, Executive Director, Operation Hope

The Elizabeth Roberts "Changing the Odds for Children Award"
Novelette Peterkin, Executive Director, The Carver Foundation of Norwalk

The Madison Sayles "Neighbors Helping Neighbors Award"
William J. Hass, Ph.D., President & CEO, LifeBridge Community Services

The August F. Serra "Community Engagement Award for a Lifetime of Excellence in Community Engagement Work Award"
Charles B. Tisdale, Executive Director, Action for Bridgeport Community Development (ABDC)

The Norman Leeds "Giving Back to the Community Awards"

Tocqueville Level Giving and Engagement
Carla Klein, The Klein Family Foundation

Chairman's Circle Partnership

  • Aquarion Water Company
  • Enterprise Rent-A-Car
  • GE
  • People's United Bank
  • Pepperidge Farm

Outstanding Performance in the 2017-18 Campaign
Our Partners Who Collectively Helped Raise $2.4 Million for United Way