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Annual Day at the Movies - A Community Experience to Cherish

Hello, everyone! 🙌
We had an absolute blast at our annual 'Day at the Movies' event this year! 🎈 A grand total of 56 members from our wonderful Hamden/New Haven community joined us for a private screening of the movie - 'The Color Purple'. 🎞️🌈
This heartwarming and triumphant film tells the incredible story of Celie, a woman who grows up facing hardship but ultimately finds her strength. The powerful performances, particularly by Fantasia Barrino, stirred our emotions and left us all in awe. 👏💖 And what's a movie without some delicious snacks? 🍿 Thanks to Fixing Fathers, Inc., everyone enjoyed free popcorn, drinks, and candy during the screening. The aroma of fresh popcorn filled the air, the fizz of the drinks added to the excitement, and the sweet treats made the experience delightful. 🥤🍭 But more than the movie and the treats, it was the sense of community that made the day truly special. The shared laughter, the collective gasps, the silent tears - these shared moments reminded us why we love hosting this event every year. 🥰🤗. We extend our heartfelt gratitude to The InnerCity News, The Prosperity Foundation, Lynon's Restaurant, Street to Straight, The Walter E. Luckett Jr. Foundation, June and Jack Smith, and The Ordinary Women Doing Extraordinary Things Organization & Senator Jorge Cabrera. Each contribution has played a vital role in making this evening a reality To all those who joined us, thank you for making this day unforgettable! And if you couldn't make it this time, don't worry - we'll be back next year with another great movie (or two/or three) and more Fixing Father’s treats. 🎁 Stay tuned for more updates on our community events. Until next time, keep the popcorn popping and the movie reel rolling! 🎬🍿

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