05/29/2024 6:00 PM

Trumbull Town Hall

Trumbull, CT


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119,000 reasons to speak out.

Giving voice to Connecticut’s unspoken crisis.

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Get perspectives, ideas, and insights from voices across the state on the challenges driving the crisis and why it’s time to take action. 


Kristen Lewis

Measure of America

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Manuel Sandoval

Youth Advocate Program

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David Howes

Project Imo

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Kristin Hempel


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Michael Duggan


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Sheyla Araujo

Our Loving Home

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Kat Calhoun


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Stephen Mikolike

Pathways Academy

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Tyler Burdick

Region 1 School District

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Sean Allen

Equity Enrichment Alliance

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Andrew Feinstein

Special Education Equity for Kids

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Jacqueline James

Next Level Empowerment Program Inc.

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Danielle Schmitt


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a.m. bhatt


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Jennifer Barahona

Norwalk ACTS

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Kirsten Levinsohn

New Haven Reads

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Dr. Jalil Shabazz

North Region Workforce Investment Board

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Laquita Joyner-McGraw

Youth Entrepreneurs, Inc.

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Kathryn Dube

CT Youth Services Association

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Claire Criscuolo

Claire’s Corner Copia

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Lisa Rylant


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Reasons to Act

Sunindiya Bhalla, Hartford Young Mothers, Speaks at Wethersfield Roundtable

Ben Dubow, Forge City Works, Speaks at Torrington Roundtable

Andrew Ferguson, Co-CEO of Dalio Education and Co-Chair of 119K Commission, “Fill Up Yankee Stadium and Fenway Park” — The breadth of at-risk or disconnected youth in Connecticut

Dr. Tracy Youngberg, Windham Public Schools, Speaks at Windham Roundtable

Elinor Carbone, Mayor of Torrington and Co-Chair of 119K Commission, “I’ve Seen This” — Personal experiences on at-risk and disconnected youth

Joe DeLong, CCM, Speaks at the Windham Roundtable

Josh Brown, DOMUS and Co-Chair of 119K Commission, “There’s a Lot of Me” — The issue of meeting disconnected youth where they are and why there’s reason for hope

Emily Palin, CT Rise, Speaks at Wethersfield Roundtable

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Next Meeting

Wednesday, May 29, 2024 6:00PM

Trumbull Town Hall
5866 Main Street, Trumbull, CT