Thursday afternoon State Senator Jamaal Bailey and Assemblywoman Nathalia Fernandez gave out two-hundred book bags provided by the assemblywoman, and two-hundred boxes of assorted foods provided by the American Albanian Open Hand Association on East 204th Street in the Norwood section of the Bronx. They were joined by various community leaders such as Community Board 7 Chair Emmanuel Martinez, 80th A.D. State Committeewoman Sandra Pabon, Community Activist Sheila Sanchez, Mr. Aleksander Nilaj President AAOHA (along with several AAOHA workers, and staff members of both elected officials). There were also tables set up by two health providers giving information about their health plans, and gifts.
Above - Assemblywoman Fernandez and State Senator Bailey hold boxes of assorted foods they gave to people waiting on line.
Below State Senator Bailey hands this box of food to this woman to take home.
Above - Community Activist Sheila Sanchez puts this box of food in this woman's wagon.
Below - A group photo of all who helped in the book bag and food giveaway.