BHM 2007 Event

Awardees
Awardees Joel Jackson, MLK Jr. Junior Award, Carol Parker-Duncanson, EoL-ECAP Dr. Carter G. Woodson Award and John Sullivan, MLK Jr. Senior Award

Elmont, NY - The Elmont Online Project (EoL), Elmont Community Awareness Program (ECAP) in collaboration with 21st Assembly District Assemblyman Thomas Alfano hosted the Fourth Annual Elmont Online - ECAP Black History Month Celebration.

The event featuring performances by children of the Elmont public schools, Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Inc., Terry Lewis and acclaimed Soprano, Martina Bruno, was held Feb. 11, 2007 from 2 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. in the brand-new Elmont Memorial Library Theater.

This years' celebration featured its first round-table discussion focusing on “Empowerment, Opportunity and Social Justice."  Discussing the subject were panelists WBAI radio executive producer and talk show host Hugh Hamilton; 21st Assembly District Assemblyman Thomas Alfano; Dr. Marsha Darling, Professor of History and Interdisciplinary Studies and the Director of the Center for African American & Ethnic Studies Program at Adelphi University; and Randall Clarke, Elmont Memorial High School graduate and President of the Black Student Union at Queens College.

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