POST 253 DONATES TO EXPECTING VA MOTHERS
Theodore Korony American Legion Post 253 and its Auxiliary donated approximately $600
in outfi ts and over $900 in Similac and Enfamil to expecting veteran mothers at the James
J. Peters Veterans Hospital.
A.S.A.P. REAL ESTATE EDUCATION DAY
A.S.A.P. Mortgage Corp. hosted a day of real estate education on Saturday, Juy 13 at Maestro’s
Caterers. The event featured tips on selling homes, home contractors, fi rst time buyers,
refi nancing, veteran loans, real estate investing and renovation loans.
BRONX DEFENDERS HOST SUMMER BLOCK PARTY
The Bronx Defenders hosted its annual summer block party on Wednesday, July 17 at Melrose and Courtlandt avenues.
Assemblyman Victor Pichardo hosted a
‘Roadmap to Health’ event in collaboration
with Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers
of America and New York Health
Works to help Bronx families navigate the
health care system and take steps to improve
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Bronx Defenders executive director Justine Olderman (c) celebrated with SUNY Educational
Opportunity Center assistant academic director Hopeton Allen (l) and job developer Eric
Otoigiakai. Photo by Silvio Pacifi co
(l-r) Bronx Defenders’ Juliana Wishnel, Whitney Paul, Chelsea Tejda, Vaishali Ramblal and
Sasha Benou welcomed everyone to the summertime celebration. Photo by Silvio Pacifi co
Judy Lanci, Post 253 Auxiliary president, with many clothes being donated to veteran soonto
be mothers. Photo courtesy of Judy Lanci
Irene Amto, A.S.A.P. Mortgage Corp. CEO, spoke with guests about the real estate industry.
Photo by Michael Carlo
Pichardo (l) met with New York Health Works
representatives at the event.
Photo courtesy of Assemblyman Victor Pichardo’s