Category Archives: Commitment to Community

Fairfield University Upward Bound Program 2018

Senator Tony Hwang inspires Bridgeport Upward Bound Students Sen. Tony Hwang on July 17 visited with Bridgeport High School students participating in the Fairfield University Upward Bound program. The federally funded educational support and mentorship program provides low income and potential first-generation college students with the tools necessary to access postsecondary education as full participants…
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Senator Hwang Visits The Kennedy Center to Meet “Level-Up” Students

FAIRFIELD - State Senator Tony Hwang (R-28) joined a group of young men and women for their orientation in the Kennedy Center’s “Level-Up” Program, where young adults are given hands-on work experience with oversight from their job coaches who will be teaching them important career skills over a two week stint at their assigned job…
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Father’s Day lesson: 7 days a week, hard work as gift of hope

Sourced from the original article by Sean Kirst. I first spoke with Tony Hwang six or seven months ago, after I wrote a piece about the Upward Bound Program at Le Moyne College. Tony, now 50, offered appreciation for all the program did for him when he was a teen, for all it did to…
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Senator Tony Hwang Accepts Nomination for Re-election 2018

On May 14, 2018, Senator Tony Hwang accepted the Republican nomination for re-election in the 28th Senatorial District. Hwang accepted the nomination at the Easton Public Library, where outside, a solitary sign, placed by Hwang himself, espoused his belief that above all else, treating people with courtesy and respect has always been his first priority.…
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