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Grants Awarded

Connecticut Mirror “Small State, Big Debate: Race” Forum

Funding Type Restricted
Funding Total $11,210
Impact Area Equity and Justice
Years Funded 2015

To provide title sponsorship of a statewide public policy forum entitled “Small State, Big Debate: Race,” hosted by the Connecticut Mirror, a nonprofit, online news organization. This event, planned for Oct. 6, 2015 at Fairfield University, is expected to attract 500 public officials, citizens, students, philanthropists and business leaders for civic discussion and debate around race as it relates to income, law/justice, education, health and housing.