CONGRESSMAN ADRIANO ESPAILLAT HOSTS BLACK HISTORY MONTH CELEBRATION

February 22, 2017
Press Release
A Celebration of African American Women in New York’s 13th Congressional District

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Friday, February 24, Congressman Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) will hold a Black History Month Celebration starting at 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. at the Adam Clayton Powell State Office Building located at 163 West 125th Street, 2nd Floor Art Gallery.

This event is open to the press.

WHO:             Congressman Adriano Espaillat (NY-13)

WHAT:          Black History Month celebration honoring the contributions of African American women in New York’s 13th Congressional District.

HONOREES: Patricia Butts, Abyssinian Baptist Church

                       Hazel Nell Dukes, NAACP

                       C. Virginia Fields, former Manhattan Borough President

                       Sylvia L. White, Harlem Hospital Center

WHEN:          Friday, February 24, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

WHERE:       Adam Clayton Powell State Office Building

                        163 West 125th Street

                        2nd Floor Art Gallery

Media RSVP to EspaillatPress@mail.house.gov

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