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to the website of the Greater Bridgeport Association of the Deaf (GBAD).

The organization has been in existence since 1945 and is listed as a non profit tax exempt organization under IRS 501c(3) for public charity. Our mission is to promote educational, cultural and community awareness for the deaf/hard of hearing citizens throughout New England. Through those events, they are to bring the community together to be updated on the laws, services, and so forth that may have an impact on our daily lives including children up to senior citizen.

Anyone is welcome to become member of our organization to promote our mission. You may fill out this application to become an member of the organization and we look forward to have you.


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       Social Events...


Last Updated: September 24, 2015

JJ Jones, Deaf Mime Artist
Saturday, October 3, 2015
at 7:30 PM
Kingswood Oxford School's Robert Theatre
Troutbrook Drive
West Hartford, CT

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* * * 70th Anniversary Banquet * * *
March 6, 2015
See Flyer


Winter Classic 14th Annual Men
Basketball Invitational Tournament


Saturday January 3, 2015
American School for the Deaf



BPT announced they were enjoying the 2013 straight NEAAD Basketball Team Championship!!! Congratulations!!! See Sports Page

BPT is sharing the result of the yesterday's results during its 12th Annual Winter Classic basketball inviational tournament on Jan.5, 2013. There were 9 teams participating in that tournament. Total number of combine fans and players were



Super Bowl XLVII ~ February 3, 2013

LIST POINTS AFC NFC BOX # CODE
First Quarter
Half-Time
Third Quarter
Final Score

Team Statistics:
First Downs
Rushing First Downs
Passing First Downs
Penalty First Downs
Total Net Yards
Total Plays
Net Yards Passing
Rushes
Net Yards Passing
Passes Completed
Passes Attempted
Punts
Total Return Yards
Penalties
Penalty Yards
375
500
375
750


125
125
125
125
125
125
125
125
125
125
125
125
125
125
125
7
1
8
4


1
6
3
2
7
0
3
5
4
2
3
3
0
2
0
3
6
3
1


3
9
3
1
8
0
2
9
6
6
8
3
8
5
3
75
9
13
58


20
6
50
55
21
97
49
66
34
54
41
50
91
58
100
Okla
009
Mets
Jets


Cuse
Minn
St. John's
Block Island
Baboon
Seton Hall
CSUN
Atlanta
Lakodia
Bulldogs
Prov
St. John's
Marq
Jets
Dallas Cowboys











       Announcement...


Posted: January 4, 2015

We have a new flyer for New England Athletic Association of the Deaf 70th Annual Men's and 25th Annual Women's Basketball Tournament on March 6-8, 2015 in Connecticut. Please, you can visit this flyer.

Posted: December 28, 2014

We have announced the 70th Anniversary Party (click flyer) on March 6, 2015 at ASD 139 North Main Street, West Hartford, CT

Posted: December 2, 2014

Mike Hylinkski appreciated to announce that he wins the National Deaf Poker Tour Champs on
November 8, 2014!!!  And he wins the 2014 Bowling Eastern - Single Champions!!!   See Picture Gallery.

Posted: June 15, 2014

Ed Buell Skydiving on May 24, 2014


Congratulations to Ed!!!




New England Women Deaf Bowling Tour



New England Deaf Women Bowling Tour hosted by Hartford Deaf Club on April 6 and 7, 2013 in East Hartford, CT. Beverly Backofen was the championship for the First Place Single, All Events and Senior Citizens. Beverly and Rinette Potter won the first place for the Double. Also, Beverly was the 2nd place for Queen (runner up). Congratulations!!!


Game 1: Worcester~57 Vermont~41
Game 2: FAA~68 Boston~40
Game 3: NJ Warriors~53 Maine~31
Game 4: SICD~59 Outlaws~38
Game 5: BPT~73 FAA~41
Game 6: Outlaws~46 Vermont~45
Game 7: Worcester~50 SICD~47
Game 8: BPT~47 NJ Warriors~44
Game 9: Maine~50 Boston~13
Game 10: Outlaws~61 FAA~49
Game 11: SICD~65 NJ Warriors~55
Game 12: BPT~63 Worcester~41

Final Standings: 1st~BPT, 2nd~Worcester, 3rd~SICD, 4th~NJ Warriors, 5th~Outlaws, 6th~FAA, 7th~Maine, 8th~Vermont and 9th~Boston