The Brooklyn Community Pride Center and our collaborator, Immigration Equality, received Proclamations and Citations of Honor on Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at NY City Hall. The commendations are for work well done on the LGBTQ+ New Americans Project and the community at large. Recipients included our incredible LGBTQ+ New Americans team:
Thanks to Council Member Jumaane Williams for recognizing the contributions of our New Americans team. Read the press release >
The LGBTQ+ New Americans project is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.
The Brooklyn Community Pride Center wishes to thank the New York City Council and Council Member Brad Lander (District 39) for their generous support of this project.
Additionally, we wish to thank the Marta Heflin Foundation for their support of the 2017 and 2018 projects.
Visit Immigration Equality to learn more about our partners and the incredible work they do advocating on behalf of LGBTQ+ immigrants.
For more information on this project and how you can get involved, email Fredo Hernandez or call 347-889-7719.