Feb 21, 2019

Bronx Currents: Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr Annual Black History Month Celebration 2019

BP Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted Black History Month at the American Ballroom. The honorees were Candis Tolliver, Deputy Political Director, 32BJ; Robert Medlock, Deputy Executive Director of hte Consortium for Workers Education. The Jonathan Hicks Memorial Award went to Rafael Camilo, VP Senior Event Producer at JP Morgan Chase and Company. WABC Weekend Anchor Rob Nelson served as the Master of Ceremonies and Actor and Spoken Word Artist David Roberts of the Off-Broadway hit "Black Angel of Tuskegee," read his poems reflecting on Black History and Culture.

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