OPEN BxRX Wednesday: Community Board 12, Advocate for Children of New York, and much more

Jan. 24, 2023
OPEN BxRX Wednesday: Community Board 12, Advocate for Children of New York, and much more

On this episode of OPEN BXRx Wednesday, Host Daren Jaime is first joined by the Associate Editorial Page Editor of the New York Post, Michael Benjamin discussing Governor Kathy Hochul’s State of the State Address and her nomination choice for chief judge, Hector LaSalle.

Then, he sits down with the Policy Director of Advocate for Children of New York, Randi Levine who talks about the City’s Fiscal Year 2024 preliminary budget and how the budget is not covering specific educational initiatives. Daren is also joined by the Assistant Vice President and Branch Manager at Ridgewood Savings Bank, Janice C. Martin who talks about the new White Plains Branch and how the bank provides financial services to help serve the community and small businesses.

Lastly, Daren is joined by the Chair of Community Board 12, Beatriz Coronel, Chairman of the Public Safety Committee, Alfredo Figueroa, Second Vice Chairman of Community Board 12 & Chairman of the Transportation and Capital Projects Committee, John Isaac, and Treasurer of Community Board 12 & Chairwoman of the Youth Services and Education Committee, Tollyne Dickerson to discuss the importance of joining a community board and impact the board has on the community. 

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