1. Founder of The Kids League & her Daughter Nia LeathSource:NEM Events
The Kids League held their second annual anniversary gala, which honors and recognizes those who dedicate their lives to public service. Among the honorees were Topeka Sam, Tamika Mallory, Rolanda Telesford, Jerry Migdol, Anthony Wells, Henry Garrido and Dr. Seltzer. The Kids League was presented with a Proclamation naming November 28th The Kids League Day.
Supreme Court Judge Tanya Kennedy
Chief of Staff & President of NAACP (mid Manhattan branch) Geoffrey Eaton presents plaque from congressman Charles B. Rangels office to The Kids League
Honoree President Anthony Wells of SSEU Local 371 & international VP of AFSCME and Darek Robinson VP of SSEU Local 371 Legal Grievance
Congressman Jose E Serrano presents this award of congressional Recognition to The Kids League photo
TKL founder Surayya Barbee, (middle) Honoree Rolanda Telesford (Dir of community affairs YWCA) & presenter and Friend Nadia Lopez principal of Mott Hall Bridges & Author of The Bridge to Brilliance
Honoree Topeka K Sam Founder of Real Women Real Voices (Organization fights for the rights of both incarcerated & formally incarcerated Women)
Pynk Magazine, Barbara’s Flowers and Omars Kitchen were some of the sponsors for the event.
J. Alexander founder of FUBU & President of NYS Black Chamber of Commerce
Tamika D. Mallory, Surayya Barbee, Dr. Seltzer