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2016 Invest in Youth Dinner: Thank You!

The Invest in Youth Dinner celebrates our collective commitment to strengthening the lives of young people in Brooklyn.

Thank you to our outstanding speakersJose Antonio Vargas, Linda Sarsour, and Opal Tometiand our generous Dinner Committee and Board of Directors for making the evening such a success!

This year's dinner highlighted challenges facing Brooklyn's immigrant communities and the vital nonprofits supported by the Foundation helping young immigrants to advocate for themselves and organize for change. Stay tuned for video from the dynamic conversation.


Thanks to all who joined us!





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Martha Berry & Curtis Cravens    Joan & Bob Catell  
Jolie Curtsinger & Gabriel Schwartz  
Judith & Alan Fishman    Genevieve Kahr & Daniel Freedberg   
Meera & Harsha Marti   Amani Martin  
Noa Meyer    
Barbara & Richard Moore  
Jennifer & Sean Rodgers     
Connie & Ted Roosevelt  
Shaheen Rushd    Susan & Neil Whoriskey 
Sarah Williams & Andrew Kimball
Regina Woods & John Wright

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