OPEN BxRx Wednesday: Medicare Enrollment, Bronx Social Justice Matters Film Festival, Disability Rights Advocates & Much More

Oct. 12, 2021
OPEN BxRx Wednesday: Medicare Enrollment, Bronx Social Justice Matters Film Festival, Disability Rights Advocates & Much More

On the next episode of OPEN BXRx Wednesday, Host Daren Jaime is joined by the Senior Vice President of Medicare at Healthfirst, Jen Cohen-Smith, who will explain medicare enrollment and how to chooses the right plan to fit your health needs, lifestyle, and budget. Then he sits down with the Professor and Coordinator of Liberal Arts & Sciences at Bronx Community College​ & Producer of Brightness of Noon Part I & II, Debra Gonsher to speak about how the festival highlights films and filmmakers with change as their agenda. 
 
Daren also sits with the CEO and Co-Founder of WoodSpoon, Oren Saar on how the company is empowering home chefs and food industry workers.

Also, the Rising Ground’s Vice President of Family Foster Care, Debra McCall, and the member of the Co-Parenting Program & President of the Foster Parent Association, Lehra Brooks join the show to discuss how the organization is providing caring support and helping children and families rise above adversity.
 
Daren then speaks with Staff Attorney at the Disability Rights Advocates, Chloe Holzman about the recent settlement agreement for blind individuals. Lastly, the Executive Director of Inner-City Scholarship Fund, Susan George tells us about the recent 50th-anniversary celebration to help children in need receive an education.

Catch those segments on BX OMNI channels 67 Optimum/2133 FiOS in the Bronx and online at bronxnet.tv on the following dates and times: