BCHN BLOOD PRESSURE PROGRAM PILOT
Bronx Community Health Network celebrated participants of its 6-month blood pressure
program pilot at Bay Eden Senior Center on Wednesday, March 27. During the pilot, free
screenings were provided every Wednesday, along with education on blood pressure monitoring
Residents enjoyed participating in BCHN’s blood pressure program pilot.
Photo courtesy of BCHN
42ND PCT., ELDERS ENJOY DOMINOS TOURNAMENT
BRONX TIMES REPORTER, A 16 PRIL 19-25, 2019 BTR
BRONX MUSEUM’S GALA RAISES OVER $1 MILLION
The Bronx Museum of the Arts celebrated its annual gala auction on Monday, April 8 at
Capitale, which raised over $1 million, making it the most successful gala in the museum’s
history. The evening honored leaders in art and social justice including Hank Willis Thomas
and Eric Gottesman of For Freedoms; Junko Kobayashi, Stan Lee Foundation president; and
art journalist, curator and playwright Carey Lovelace.
(l-r) Joseph Mizzi, Hank Willis Thomas, Deborah Cullen, Carey Lovelace, Eric Gottesman and
Junko Kobayashi. Photo by Rommel Demano/BFA.com
Bronx Outreach Unit and 42nd Precinct co-hosted NYPD & Seniors Third Annual Tournament on Thursday, April 4 at Casa Boricua Senior Center.
The Bronx Outreach Unit were welcomed at Casa Boricua Senior Center. Photo by Fernando Justiniano
(l-r) Police offi cer Maria and Gloria Torres, fi rst place
winners and Rafael B. and police offi cer Marte, second
place winners in the tournament.
Photo by Fernando Justiniano
Young patients at the Children’s Hospital at
Montefi ore tested their sporting skills at the
annual Sports Day event on Thursday, April
4 and had the opportunity to meet sports
stars from the NY Jets and the Yankees.
Sports legends Joe Girardi, New York Yankees;
Robby Anderson, NY Jets; Davis Webb,
NY Jets, Mickey Rivers, New York Yankees
and Morgan Tuck, CT Sun made a special appearance
at the event, going head-to-head
against some of the kids and signing autographs.
(l-r) Robby Anderson, Joe Girardi, Mickey
Rivers and Morgan Tuck had a ball celebrating
Sports Day. Photo courtesy of CHAM