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For Immediate Release: November 23, 2011

November 23, 2011
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SENATOR PARKER, MAG MOGUL SEEK TO EXPAND MENTOR MOVEMENT -- Susan L. Taylor Implores Community Leaders to Take Action and Learn About Impacting Young Lives

Brooklyn, NY- Tonight Brooklyn corporate, nonprofit, entrepreneur and clergy leaders joined Senator Parker at a reception he sponsored on behalf of Brooklyn CARES Circle at Crystal Lounge in the heart of Flatbush and the five-term Senator’s district. Guests listened intently to staggering statistics of a fast-growing number of Black school-aged and teen-aged children falling below the already substandard poverty level. Special guest speaker Susan L. Taylor, CEO and founder of the National CARES Mentoring Movement and editor-in-chief emeritus of Essence magazine imparted to the enrapt attendees how their mentoring endeavor with an already-established youth service organization would dramatically impact these young lives and reverse these chilling facts.

 

November 18, 2011
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Support Our Armed Forces This Veterans Day; Senator Parker Urges Brooklyn to Thank Our Servicemen and Women

(Brooklyn, NY) In recognition of Veterans Day this Friday, November 11th , State Senator Kevin Parker

November 10, 2011
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Senator Parker Makes Seeking U.S. Citizenship Easy

For Immediate Release: November 9, 2011

Brooklyn, NY-   Join State Senator Kevin Parker and The City University of New York  for a free Citizenship Application Assistance event.    There are many advantages to be gained by becoming a U.S. citizen and Brooklyn  residents who are ready to apply for citizenship will gain helpful assistance from experienced lawyers and other immigration professionals all in one convenient location.  

November 9, 2011
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Senator Parker Announces Launch of “Jobs Express” Website to Assist Unemployed New Yorkers Find Work

For Immediate Release: November 3, 2011

 (Brooklyn, NY) Senator Kevin Parker (D-21) proudly announces an innovative new website designed to assist New Yorkers in finding employment. Through the leadership of Governor Cuomo, this website takes thousands of jobs listed throughout the New York State Jobs Bank and sorts them by region and industry, to help job seekers identify positions available.

“My constituents are some of the hardest working and most talented people in the State,” said Senator Parker. “In midst of our challenging economic recovery we must ensure that resources are made available to help them find meaningful long-term employment.” 

November 3, 2011
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FREE FLU SHOT

State Senator Kevin Parkerin conjunction with Provident Clinical Society and Brooklyn Nurses CouncilpresentsFree Flu Shots DayonFriday, October 28, 20111:00pm - 4:00pmatSenator Kevin Parker's District Office1300 Flatbush AvenueBrooklyn, NY  11210Don't let the Flu or Pneumonia get the best of you !!!Remember: The flu shot does not contain live viruses, so you cannot get the flu from a flu shot.  Flu shots available for adults only on a first-come, first-served basis.For more information and to RSVP please contact Senator Parker's District Office at 718-629-6401

October 28, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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Senators Urge Attorney General Schneiderman to Investigate NYPD Profiling and Surveillance of Muslims

(Brooklyn, NY) Today, Senator Kevin Parker was joined by Senators Ruth Hassell-Thompson, Shirley Huntley, Liz Krueger, Velmanette Montgomery, Bill Perkins, and Gustavo Rivera in a letter to Attorney General Eric Schneiderman seeking an investigation into the New York City Police Department’s (NYPD) potentially unlawful covert surveillance operations of the Muslim community in New York City and other jurisdictions. 

October 5, 2011
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August 26, 2011
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Harvest Fest 2011

Celebrate Fall Brooklyn Style

Saturday, September 10, 2011

12:00pm - 6:00pm Paerdegat Park (Farragut Road and Albany Avenue)

Back to school supplies (while supplies last), food, music, children's activities, college bound information, cultural performances, and much much more!

September 10, 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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Going Green, Let's Conserve Day!

 

FROM THE OFFICE OF STATE SENATOR KEVIN PARKER

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August 3, 2011
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Going Green, Let's Conserve Day!

FROM THE OFFICE OF STATE SENATOR KEVIN PARKER

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August 3, 2011
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July 20, 2011
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August 5, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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