2005-04-22 / Community

Addabbo Health Center Fundraiser At York College

Pictured from left to right: Curtis Archer, of RDRC, AFHC Executive Director Dr. Peter Nelson, Sandy Bernstein, Cathy Greene, Jackie McMikle, Rhonda Koltechic, James Wiggins, Darryl Greene and Seth Bornstein of  the  Queens Borough President’s Office Pictured from left to right: Curtis Archer, of RDRC, AFHC Executive Director Dr. Peter Nelson, Sandy Bernstein, Cathy Greene, Jackie McMikle, Rhonda Koltechic, James Wiggins, Darryl Greene and Seth Bornstein of the Queens Borough President’s Office The Addabbo Family Health Center held a major fundraiser at York College last Thursday evening April 21, 2005 to help fund construction of its new facility at 6200 Beach Channel Drive. Hundreds of people attended.

The Center took the opportunity to recognize contributions made to the organization and the new center project by its many supporters. Rhonda Koltechic, CEO of Primary Care Development Corp whose company was instrumental in arranging the funding and design of the new facility was awarded the “Moving On Up” award, Sanford M. Bernstein, General Manager of The Wave was awarded the “Good Neighbor Award”, Board Member James Wiggins, was recognized through a “Community Service Award”, Jacqueline McMikle received the “Fundraising Award”, and well known radio personality Hal Jackson received a “Lifetime Achievement Award”. Congressman Gregory Meeks, a strong proponent of the Center received the “Legislator Award” for his many outstanding contributions.

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Juanita WatkinsJuanita Watkins Councilman Joe Addabbo Councilman Joe Addabbo Councilman James Sanders Councilman James SandersFred LewisFred LewisEvent Co-chair Cathy Greene, former Borough President Claire Shulman and current Borough President Helen Marshall.Event Co-chair Cathy Greene, former Borough President Claire Shulman and current Borough President Helen Marshall.Cathy Greene, Simone-Marie Meeks, Sandy Bernstein, Cheryl Wills of NY1 and Dr. Peter Nelson.Cathy Greene, Simone-Marie Meeks, Sandy Bernstein, Cheryl Wills of NY1 and Dr. Peter Nelson.Ray Chew of the Apollo Theatre, event organizer Zandra Myers and Hal Jackson of WBLS.Ray Chew of the Apollo Theatre, event organizer Zandra Myers and Hal Jackson of WBLS.Congressman Meeks, Simone-Marie Meeks, Hal Jackson and Debbie Jackson.Congressman Meeks, Simone-Marie Meeks, Hal Jackson and Debbie Jackson.Dr. Peter Nelson and performer Freddie Jackson.Dr. Peter Nelson and performer Freddie Jackson.The Manhattans performed at the event. The Manhattans performed at the event.

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