On this episode of OPEN BXRx Wednesday, Host Daren Jaime is first joined by the Optometrist at Pelham Parkway Vision Center, Dr. Diana Ilyasova who talks about the causes and treatments for cataracts for Cataract Awareness month. Then he sits down with the Director of Programs at Destination Tomorrow, Sage Rivera who speaks on how the organization is helping the LGBTQ+ communities in the Bronx with its services.
Daren is also joined by the Executive Director at Inner-City Scholarship Fund, Susan George, and High School Senior at Cardinal Hayes High School, Elijah Mike who talks about how the scholarship fund changes lives by providing families with demonstrable financial needs the opportunity to give their children a quality education.
Lastly, Daren is joined by the Founding Executive Director of People’s Theatre Project, Mino Lora to discuss the center amplifying the voices of new york city’s diverse immigrant communities and cultivating work by local artists and arts organizations.
Tune in to watch on BX OMNI channel 67 Optimum/ 2133 FiOS in the Bronx and online at bronxnet.tv on the following days and times: