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African American Abrazo (Embrace) In New York

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State Senator Rev. Rubén Díaz together with Assembly Members Marcos Crespo, Luis Sepúlveda, Michael Blake, Victor Pichardo and Councilmember Rafael Salamanca announce the celebration of the Annual “African-American Abrazo” (Embrace) in New York State.

The six distinguished African-Americans who will be honored during this special occasion are: Bronx District Attorney Darcel Clark, New York State Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie, Concourse Village Board Member Ms. Chantel Jackson, Union Grove Baptist Church Rev. Frederick Crawford, Community Advocate Minister Kwame Thompson and 86th AD State Committee Woman Bernice Williams.

This Annual African American Abrazo (Embrace) will take place on Friday, February 24,  2017 from 7:00 p.m. to 12 midnight at Maestro’s Caterers located at 1703 Bronxdale Avenue, in Bronx County.

For more information, please contact Leila Martinez at 718-991-3161.

 

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Senator Rev. Rubén Díaz

(born April 22, 1943) is a U.S. politician and minister. A member of the Democratic Party, Díaz represents the 32nd District in the New York State Senate. His constituency includes the Bronx neighborhoods of Castle Hill, Parkchester, Morrisania, Hunts Point, Melrose, Longwood, and Soundview.