(East Harlem, NY)- Senator Jose M. Serrano co-sponsored New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito's 8th Annual "Step Up, Speak Out, Take Action" East Harlem Youth Fair. The youth fair was attended by hundreds of young adults who enjoyed musical performances, games, as well as food and beverages, all while raising awareness about gun violence and empowering the local youth with available services in the community.
(Bronx, NY)- Senator Serrano joined the 40th Precinct and the neighboring community at St. Mary's Park in honor of the 2014 National Night Out Against Crime. National Night Out is an annual event created to heighten crime and drug awareness, generate support and participation in anti-crime programs and to strengthen the neighborhood spirit and police community partnerships.
(Bronx, NY)- Senator Serrano celebrated the Bronx's 100th anniversary on the Grand Concourse with "Boogie on the Boulevard," a celebration on the Grand Concourse. The center lanes were closed to cars and open to festivities that included music, activities and programs hosted by art/cultural, civic, health organizations and artists.
(Bronx, NY) - Senator Serrano co-sponsored New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito's "Dream Big: Bronx Youth Fair" at St. Mary's Park. The event was also co-sponsored by Serrano's father, Congressman José E. Serrano and Bronx Borough President Rubén Díaz, Jr. Parents, children, students and elected officials filled the park for a day of excitement, food, music, performances and activities.
(Bronx, NY) - Senator Serrano marched in the annual Bronx Dominican Day Parade, which took place along the Grand Concourse, south from East Tremont Avenue to East 167th Street in the Bronx. The parade, which is widely attended by thousands of people across all nationalities, honors and celebrates the history and culture of the Dominican people.