WOODLAWN CEMETERY HONORS CELIA CRUZ’S LEGACY
The Woodlawn Cemetery commemorated the 16th anniversary of the passing of Celia Cruz with a brief press conference announcing its upcoming exhibit and tribute concert to the Queen
of Salsa on Thursday, July 16 in front of the Celia Cruz & Pedro Knight mausoleum.
(l-r) Lisa Sorin, Bronx Chamber of Commerce president; Assemblywoman Nathalia Fernandez; Mitch Rose, Woodlawn Cemetery president
and Olga Tirado, Bronx Tourism Council executive director, each offered kind words in memory of the late Queen of Salsa.
Photo by Kasey Rodriguez
FAMILY COURT 101 WORKSHOP
Legal Hand Highbridge hosted its Family Court 101 Workshop on Tuesday, July 30 at 1759
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The resting place of Celia Cruz.
Photo by Kasey Rodriguez
Matthew Ortiz, Brooklyn Borough manager and staff attorney and Hillie Teller, Community
Outreach program manager. Photo by Jewel Webber
BP DIAZ CO-HOSTS ‘CATS AT NIGHT’ RADIO SHOW
Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. co-hosted ‘Cats at Night’ with John Catsimatidis on AM
970 The Answer on Tuesday, July 23.
Diaz (r) and Catsimatidis (l) spoke during the show.
Photo courtesy of Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr.’s Offi ce
For Altice USA’s Campus Program philanthropy
event, interns volunteered at Bronx-
Works, a New York City-based non-profi t that
provides an array of social services to over
45,000 residents of the Bronx each year. Over
20 Interns helped with either interior and exterior
painting projects at the McLaughlin
Community Center or engaging in an intergenerational
event at the Morris Innovative
Senior Center. At the senior center, interns
helped with lunch prep and service and assisted
in the center’s activities, such as arts
& crafts, BINGO, and computer help.
ALTICE USA INTERN VOLUNTEER EVENT
(back, l-r) Kristen Thurber, Altice USA Community Affairs; BronxWorks’ Morris Senior Center members; Rosalina Luongo, BronxWorks assistant department director; Assemblyman Victor
Pichardo; Craig Johnson, Altice USA vice president of Government Affairs; Senator Gustavo Rivera; Gianna Dell’Olio, BronxWorks director of Advancement and Communication; (front, l-r)
Altice interns Chloe Safra, AUSA News; Swathi Chandrasekaran, a4; Tori Rooney, AUSA News; Julie Sher, Marketing; Karen Shen, Tax; Barbara Prempeh, AUSA News; Anastasia King, Information
Technology; Eliza Allen, Government Affairs and Sheryar Asif, Accounting. Photo courtesy of Altice USA