BOROUGH PRESIDENT DIAZ HOSTS ANNUAL BLACK HISTORY MONTH CELEBRATION

By: Ruben Diaz Jr. / Bronx Borough President

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On February 6, 2020, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. will host his annual Black History Month event, at the Veterans’ Memorial Hall in The Bronx County Building at 851 Grand Concourse, celebrating African American history and culture.

Borough President Diaz Jr. will honor community leaders in recognition of their valuable contributions to the residents of The Bronx and throughout New York City.

This year’s honorees include NAACP Brooklyn Chapter President L. Joy Williams and TV personality and entrepreneur Yandy Smith-Harris.

RAISING KINGS founder Mysonne Linen will be receiving the “Jonathan Hicks Award.”

The event is sponsored by Healthfirst and Waste Management.

WHEN
Thursday, February 6, 2020

TIME:
6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

WHERE
Veterans’ Memorial Hall
Bronx County Building
851 Grand Concourse
The Bronx