Women’s Roundtable Event
This was a breakfast held on Wednesday March 30, 2016 at the New Settlement Community Campus School located at 1501 Jerome Avenue.
The round table breakfast event was an Annual event held by Council Member Vanessa Gibson to celebrate Women’s History month. The keynote speaker was our New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito. Among the many dignitaries In attendance was newly elected Bronx DA the Hon. Darcel Clark, Deputy Borough President Aurelia Greene. There was clergy, school superintendents, NYPD public housing Community Affairs, Community Based Organizations, NYC Domestic Violence Units from Bronx County Court. Concerns and issues were brought up particularly the disparity in education in our communities. Public Safety of which CM Gibson is Chair for City Council. The Speaker spoke about the initiative in NYC Council to invest in our youth for the future.
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