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The Center for the Women of New York celebrates 25 years

By Queens Courier Staff | editorial@queenscourier.com

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The Center for the Women of New York hosted its 25th anniversary luncheon at the Douglaston Manor and Golf Club. The event honored “Woman of Distinction” Matilda Raffa Cuomo, former First Lady of New York State; Community Service awardee Assemblymember Catherine Nolan; Councilmember Elizabeth Crowley; Catherine Glover, Esq., NYS Democratic State Committeewoman; Sasha Greene, LMSW, Director, UFT Retiree Social Services; Assemblymember Grace Meng; Hon. Evelyn Roth, Nassau County Commissioner for the Aging; Sue Sutera, Physical Ed. Coach, Jamaica High School.

CWNY “Good Guy” Awards went to Assemblymember Edward C. Braunstein; Alan Kaufman, Treasurer, CEO, Melrose Credit Union; Fred Papert, President, The 42nd Street Development Corp.; and Gregory Clague, CLTC, LUTCF, Financial Services Executive, MetLife.

Assemblymember Miller honors heroes of Hurricane Irene

| jlane@queenscourier.com


Assemblymember Mike Miller and Councilmember Elizabeth Crowley recently visited the joint meeting of the Glendale Civilian Observation Patrol (G-COP) and the Glendale Property Owners Association.

Both elected officials honored those individuals who volunteered their time during Hurricane Irene. Among those honored were volunteers who directed traffic when power was lost, assisted with the removal of downed trees and power lines, and contributed to the clean-up effort.