March 18, 2010
For Immediate Release
Contact: Brenda Candelaria- 718-991-3161
Senator Rev. Rubén Díaz, Sr. Announces Computer Lab, Van and
Sound System for Bronx Senior Centers
Bronx, NY – On Friday, March 19th New York State Senator Rubén Díaz, Sr., Chairman of the NY State Senate Committee on Aging, will unveil new equipment for senior centers in the Bronx.
Senator Díaz sponsored a computer lab and a much needed van for the Rain Senior Center, as well as a sound system for the Maria Isabel Senior Center, both located in the Bronx.
“I am honored to serve as the Chairman of the New York State Senate Committee on Aging, and I take much pride and joy in helping to meet the needs of the senior centers in my district, as well as throughout the state,” remarked Senator Rev. Ruben Díaz, Sr..
At 11:00 a.m. on Friday, Senator Díaz will be unveiling a brand new van to transport senior citizens and a computer lab at the Rain Senior Center at 2424 Boston Road, Bronx, NY that seniors will be using to learn different skills such as paying bills and chatting with family, while attending the center. Then at 12:00 p.m., Senator Diaz will be unveiling a sound system for the Maria Isabel Senior Center at 787 East 149th Street, Bronx, NY.
“The computers, van and sound system will go a long way to meet the needs of seniors in the Bronx. It brings me great pleasure to be able to provide for the seniors of my community and around the state,” concluded Senator Díaz.