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Event Has Passed: Chris Gardner, author of “The Pursuit of HappYness” will be here! Don’t miss this!!

Coming October 1st!

Sweet Financial Services is proud to announce that we are bringing to you international best-selling author, speaker and award-winning film producer

Chris Gardner

the real‐life inspiration for the movie starring Will Smith,
“The Pursuit of HappYness”!!

Chris will leave you feeling motivated, inspired and engaged, as he encourages us to see the good and beauty in the world around us!

When: Tuesday, October 1st, 2019 at 6:30pm

Where: Fairmont High School Auditorium

Two things you need to know…

1. Fairmont Area Students benefit from event ~ Chris is also speaking to the entire Fairmont High School student body on October 1st during their school day!

2. HELP NEEDED – Charitable Opportunity ~ We are teaming up with the Fairmont Junior/Senior High School to help them raise money for a relaxation room for students who struggle with mental health. If you would like to donate and help make this dream a reality, please drop off a check directly at the Fairmont High School office or mail to 714 Victoria Street, Suite 103, Fairmont, MN 56031.  Please make checks payable to: Fairmont Area Schools.

This will be a packed house so you won’t want to miss your chance to RSVP to this COMPLIMENTARY event! RSVP Here!

The Pursuit of HappYness was released by Columbia Pictures on December 15, 2006:


Chris Gardner is an entrepreneur, international best‐selling author and award winning film producer. Gardner’s autobiography, The Pursuit of HappYness became a New York Times #1 best seller, has been translated into over forty languages, including six dialects of Chinese and is currently being translated into Arabic. Gardner is also the inspiration for the critically acclaimed film “The Pursuit of HappYness” for which Will Smith received the Golden Globe, Screen Actors Guild and Academy Award nominations for his performance.

Gardner’s second book, “Start Where You Are” also a best seller was published in 2009. Chris is currently finishing his newest book “HappYness 2.0 The Blueprint” which could be available this year.


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