Eric Adams's posts related to Families

Community Action Meeting Held at St. Gabriel's Episcopal Church

Senator Adams was the guest speaker at a Community Action Meeting in the Prospect-Lefferts Gardens area, where he presented the Take Back Our Community (TBOC) initiative.  Concerned community residents, including representatives from several block and civic associations, were in attendance and received information on taking action against the increased crime in their neighborhood.

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Senator Adams Distributes Turkeys for Thanksgiving Holiday

Realizing the importance of giving and appreciation, Senator Eric Adams distributed turkeys to churches and senior centers in the 20th Senate District for the Thanksgiving holiday.  Local senior centers and places of worship identified those persons in need, and assisted in helping those families enjoy the Thanksgiving holiday despite the challenging economic times.

 

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Van Vicker Foundation Leadership Empowerment Conference

 

Senator Eric Adams was one of the keynote speakers at the 1st Annual Van Vicker Foundation Leadership Empowerment Conference.  He expounded on the the topic "Identifying Potentials and Developing Confidence", giving inspiring and motivating words of encouragement to all who attended.

 

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Senator Adams Attends the Astoria/Long Island City NAACP Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration

Senator Adams' speech inspired and encouraged the audience to keep Dr. King's dream alive and make a difference within their communities.

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Senator Eric Adams attended The Korean American Association of Queens (KAAQ) Pre Celebration Gala for the Chinese Lunar New Year.

Senator Eric Adams attended The Korean American Association of Queens (KAAQ) Pre Celebration Gala for the Chinese Lunar New Year.

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Senator Eric Adams attended Assemblymember Felix Ortiz's Fourth Lunar New Year Celebration in Sunset Park, Brooklyn.

Senator Eric Adams attended Assemblymember Felix Ortiz's Fourth Lunar New Year Celebration in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. Families enjoyed an afternoon of music, dancing, games and fun activities. Senator Adams is joined by elected officials and community partners.

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Senator Adams Attends the Chinese New Year Parade in Sunset Park, Brooklyn

Senator Adams attended the Chinese New Year Parade, hosted by the Brooklyn Chinese-American Association in Sunset Park, Brooklyn.

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From the Desk of NYS Senator Eric Adams:

Save Our Children From Sex Abuse!

After recent reported cases involving Department of Education employees molesting students, Senator Eric Adams gives parents tips on detecting signs of pedophilia

In response to the continuing investigations of child sex abuse cases at P.S. 243 in Brooklyn and P.S. 87 in Manhattan, Senator Adams hosted an emergency community meeting to provide parents with information about warning signs of child sex abuse.

The meeting was in response to the re-arrest of a Department of Education employee who reportedly filmed sexual acts performed on children while in the school building.

Former sex crime prosecutor Attorney Ama Dwimoh joined Senator Adams at this emergency meeting to share her expertise about child sex abuse cases.

 

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School Chief Responds To Senator Adams' Call For More Thorough Screening Of D.O.E Staff

After Senator Adams' call for more thorough screening of D.O.E. staff, Chancellor Dennis Walcott responds by promising to evaluate current hiring procedures.  Read the article here.

 

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