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South Windsor “Sleep Out”
November 2, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - November 3, 2019 @ 6:00 am
State Sen. Saud Anwar and Hartford Bags of Love Focus on the Problem of Homelessness
State Sen. Anwar, who represents the 3rd State Senate District (South Windsor, East Windsor, East Hartford and Ellington) will discuss the issue of homelessness with members of the community, homeless individuals and a number of people dedicated to helping them on November 2nd at Nevers Park Road in South Windsor.
After that, members of the public are welcome to stay for the whole night or just for a few hours, sleeping outside in the park to gain a better understanding of the plight of homelessness.
Other participants invited to speak that evening include Housing Commissioner Seila Mosquera-Bruno, homeless prevention advocates and individuals who have experienced homelessness who can share their stories.
Participants are requested to bring sleeping bags for donations and canned healthy food items for giving to local food banks. The event is scheduled from 6 p.m. on November 2 to 6 a.m. on November 3.