LoHud Trumpets Nyack's Upcoming Social Justice Celebration

Posted by Deborah.Walker on Friday January 9, 2015


Excitement is building for Nyack College's upcoming 10th anniversary Social Justice Celebration at the Nyack Seaport, 21 Burd Street in Nyack on Sunday, January 18 beginning at 6:00 p.m. 

Social Justice Awards will be presented to the Honorable John Murphy (District 16 Legislator). the longest serving elected official in the Rockland County Legislature; Wilbur Aldridge, regional director of the Mid-Hudson Westchester NAACP, and Rockland County’s Holocaust Museum & Study Center. Paulo Feteira and Jose David Martinez, co-owners of Union Restaurant in Haverstraw, will also receive special recognition for the charitable work they have done in the community. 

Dramatic performances will be feature 2008 Nyack alumnus, Robert "Quote" Rosa, sharing his riveting spoken word piece, "Dreams Kill Kings," and Devonte Gilchrist performing an excerpt from "The Other America," by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Tickets are still available. Contact Erica Videc at 845.675.4426 or Erica.Videc@nyack.edu.

Click here to read recent local coverage on the event.

 

 

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