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Alliance Club

The Alliance Club at Fairfield Woods Middle School

meets once each week with the goal of promoting visible support for LGBTQ+ students and families. We create a safe space for conversation around important topics impacting our LBTQ+ community.

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Beloved Community

The Beloved Community Club is a group of Middle School Students from the three FPS middle schools. They come together once a week to discuss current events, and things they are wondering about. 

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Black at Fairfield

Spread the word and keep in touch for more info ✊🏿✊🏾✊🏽✊🏼✊🏻
Not associated with Fairfield U

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Equity CT
Creating learning opportunities to build an actionable understanding of equity, and to empower action and civic engagement in order to consciously dismantle systemic inequity.
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Fairfield Cares
The Fairfield CARES Community Coalition brings together citizens, educators and leaders from a broad spectrum of the Fairfield Community in support of our shared vision of a community that promotes healthy, responsible choices through prevention and education for youth, young adults, and families.
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Fairfield Cares

Mental health and prevention resource list compiled by Fairfield Cares

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Fairfield Equity Coalition

A youth-led organization taking local action to advocate for educational equity. 

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Fairfield Yabantu
Activism committed to disrupting systems of racism and classism in our communities.
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Fairfield & Friends Racial Justice Book Club
Designed to help one another and educate one another on the topic of racism in hopes of eliciting some change in our own beliefs and spreading the newfound education throughout the community. 
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Fairfield Standing United
A nonpartisan citizen action group and Indivisible Group based in Fairfield County and southwestern Connecticut.
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Inclusive Parents of Fairfield
Private Facebook group dedicated to encouraging positive, solution-oriented conversations while working together for a more Inclusive community where each of our children feel safe.
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First Church Congregation
Our mission is to welcome all, love all, and seek justice for all. Our vision is a just world for all. Our purpose is to love God, and our neighbor as ourselves. 
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Know Your Reps
This site was created by John Warburg and Sarah Karlson, two longtime Fairfield residents.  The idea for this project started with a problem: in the last municipal elections, we realized that there was no single site to find comprehensive information about ALL the candidates running for office in Fairfield.

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Ludlowe Youth For Equity 

A diverse student group at FLHS engaging in the community and beyond seeking change and reform. 

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NAACP - Greater Bridgeport Branch

In 1909, several Black leaders from different organizations such as the “Committee of 40” and the “Niagara Movement” came together to form what is now the oldest civil rights organization in the country, the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP).

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PTAC Fairfield Equity Project
Parent - led, devoted to engaging parents and working with students & staff in our Fairfield Public Schools & greater Fairfield Community. Every child, regardless of race, ethnicity, religion, gender, or sexual orientation deserves to be loved, protected, and respected.
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Racial Equity & Justice Taskforce
The mission of the Racial Equity and Justice Task Force (REJTF), established in 2020, is to identify any racial and ethnic inequalities and injustices in the Town governance and operations and to provide the BOS with proposals and improvements to effectively minimize or eliminate them. 
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Showing Up for Racial Justice -
SURJ Fairfield County

SURJ is a national network of groups and individuals working to undermine white supremacy and to work for racial justice. Through community organizing, mobilizing, and education, SURJ moves white people to act as part of a multi-racial majority for justice with passion and accountability.

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Warde Voices For Equity

Student Led group at Warde promoting practices that empower students to use their voices to advocate for themselves as well as others. 

Showing Up for Racial Justice -
SURJ Fairfield County

SURJ is a national network of groups and individuals working to undermine white supremacy and to work for racial justice. Through community organizing, mobilizing, and education, SURJ moves white people to act as part of a multi-racial majority for justice with passion and accountability.

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