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Information and Inspiration

Information and Inspiration presentations are gatherings open to all to elevate your knowledge and broaden your intelligence, while also providing an opportunity to connect with othersThe Darien Community Association has partnered with authors, business entrepreneurs, and specialists on travel, culture, and the arts.

Behind the Scenes of Frontline Healthcare: Emily Fawcett on Choosing Hope Over Despair”

Tuesday, September 21
DCA members $20
Public $30

Our speaker will be a Darien native, Emily Fawcett, a nurse returning September 19 from Haiti, where she is helping with earthquake disaster relief. Emily was an EMT with Post 53 when she attended DHS (class of ’07). After graduation from the University of Pennsylvania’s nursing program, Emily worked in Africa and Lenox Hill Hospital where she continues to be on the frontline of NYC’s COVID pandemic.

Emily will be giving her talk in person about healthcare during trying times in challenging circumstances in Africa, Haiti and NYC. She has been interviewed by Oprah, and has both international and Darien fans.

Prepayment is required by Monday, September 20.
Register online or 203-655-9050 extension 10.

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Information and Inspiration Co-Chairs
Sarah Ritchey
Lisa Thoren