On Tuesday, Sept. 26 Denise DiGrigoli returns, live in studio, with The Drive at 12:30 p.m. She talks with guest, Pamela A. Lewis, founder and executive director of Connect-Us .
Connect-Us brings together suburban and urban neighbors in partnership to improve the quality of outcomes for young people living in communities of concentrated poverty. According to the organization’s website, Connect-Us youth programs are designed to complement formal education with afterschool growth opportunities that expand the vistas of youth living in Bridgeport.
Pamela’s work as a youth organizer dates back to 1984 and has continued in the local community. Denise speaks with Pamela about her inspiration for the organization and how it is meeting its mission today.
Watch the show below:
Earlier in the show, Denise gives her Mindful Minute of advice.
The Drive with Denise airs on Tuesdays at 12:30 p.m., offering motivational and inspirational talk, with some humor.