Friday, January 29, 2016

Roosevelt Islanders Invited To Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer's State Of The Borough Address Sunday January 31 - Join The Interactive Conversation On Residents Most Pressing Concerns

Image From Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer

Roosevelt Island resident Christina Delfico reports that you are invited to Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer's State of the Borough Address:
Roosevelt Islanders Invited!
Manhattan State of the Borough is this Sunday, January 31, 2016
Hosted by Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer
Sunday, January 31st 2016 2PM / Event doors open at 1PM
Tishman Auditorium, 63 5th Avenue at 13th Street
RSVP to this free event and here how MBPO is supporting our borough:
state-of-the-borough free tickets

Join Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer for an interactive community conversation on residents’ most pressing concerns and the initiatives the MBPO is working on to address them. Borough President Brewer will welcome to the stage four Manhattan leaders with unique perspectives on the intersection of youth, culture, and other issues of interest to Manhattanites. Audience members are invited to live-tweet questions and comments using the hashtag #SOTB2016.

Panelists will include:
  • Marc Murphy, chef and television personality
  • Francisco Nuñez, director of the Young People's Chorus of New York City.
  • Khary Lazarre White, executive director and co-founder of The Brotherhood / SisterSol, a nationally-recognized organization based in Harlem providing supportive programming and services to youth.
  • Sumie Okazaki, Ph.D., policy fellow at the Coalition for Asian-American Children and Families (CACF) and professor at New York University's Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development.
Click here for more information from Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer.