LLANJ Delegates and Coalition of Grassroots Leaders Urge Governor Christie to Stay the Course in Support of President Obama’s Actions on Immigration

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LLANJ Delegates and Coalition of Grassroots Leaders Urge Governor Christie to Stay the Course in Support of President Obama’s Actions on Immigration

Printable Copy of Press Release Watch VIDEO Trenton, NJ.— Today, Wednesday, April 2015 at 11:00am, a group of leaders from several grassroots organizations joined LLANJ delegates on the NJ State House’ steps to urge Governor Chris Christie to reconsider his decision to endorse the amicus brief against the implementation of President Barack Obama’s Executive Action on immigration. “We [Click here for more]

April 1, 2015 // 0 Comments

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Press Conference in Opposition to Governor Christie

For Immediate Release Nestor Montilla, Sr., (862) 228-1195 info@llanj.org Mahonrry Hidalgo, Chair, Immigration Committee (732) 682-8262 ***PRESS ADVISORY*** For a Printable Copy click here: Press Conference in Opposition to Governor Christie New Brunswick, NJ. (Monday, March 30, 2015) — LLANJ to Hold a Press Conference Regarding Governor Christie’s Decision to Join Legal Fight [Click here for more]

March 30, 2015 // 0 Comments

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DANR Board Meeting in New York City

Washington, DC — The Board of Directors of the Dominican American National Roundtable held a general meeting on Sunday, March 29 2015 from 9am to 5:30pm in Washington Heights in New York City. DANR President Francesca Pena met with board members from different states who convened to discuss forthcoming events, DANR Annual Convention slated to take place in New York City on October 2015, and [Click here for more]

March 29, 2015 // 0 Comments

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DANR Concurs with NYS Attorney General Schneiderman’s Decision to Appoint a New Board of Directors and Beginnings for Dominican Day Parade

On behalf of DANR’s Board of Directors, DANR President Francesca Peña relays  the following message regarding the announcement made today by NYS Attorney General Erick T. Schneiderman and NYC Mayor De Blasio about the governance of the Dominican Day Parade in New York City. Announcement is available via: . [Click here for more]

March 24, 2015 // 0 Comments

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Councilman Ydanis Rodriguez Unveils Ambitious Development Plan

After speech, Nestor Montilla, Sr. and NYC Councilman Ydanis Rodriguez pose for a photo taken by photographer Eduardo Hoepelman at the George Washington Hight School in Washington Heights. Washington DC.– In the afternoon of Sunday, March 22, 2015, New York City Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez delivered his State of the District Annual Address outlining an ambitious development plan and [Click here for more]

March 24, 2015 // 0 Comments

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DANR Partners with Conference on Dominican Affairs

ENGLISH & SPANISH VERSIONS FOLLOW Source: Institute for Latino Studies In-depth Report on CODA 2015 Photos VIDEO: Attendees’ feedback Entrevistas con participantes Newark, NJ.– The Institute for Latino Studies, Research & Development has held its annual Conference on Dominican Affairs (CODA) at Rutgers School of Law, bringing together Dominican and Latino leadership from the tri-state [Click here for more]

March 14, 2015 // 0 Comments

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DANR Praises FCC and President Obama for Enacting Tougher Net Neutrality Rules

English & Spanish Versions Follow Washington DC.—As urged by the Dominican American National Roundtable (DANR) and millions of concerned individuals, yesterday, February 26, 2015, the Federal Communications Commission voted to approve tougher Net Neutrality Rules for an open Internet for all. “On behalf of the Board of Directors of the Dominican American National Roundtable, I convey [Click here for more]

February 27, 2015 // 0 Comments

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DANR Urges FCC to Vote yes for net neutrality to guarantee equal access to all online content

Washington, DC (February 25, 2015).—The Dominican American National Roundtable urges the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to vote in favor of Title II, which, if adopted, will regulate the Internet as a public utility to guarantee equal access to all online content. The FCC commissioners will convene in Room TW-C305, 445 12th Street S.W., Washington, DC tomorrow Thursday, February 26th [Click here for more]

February 26, 2015 // 0 Comments

On Thursday, February 26, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted his annual Dominican Heritage Celebration at Salsa Con Fuego, honoring several individuals who have contributed greatly to their community. Pictured are: Rosa Garcia, Nestor Montilla Sr., Borough President Diaz, Council Member Julissa Ferreras, Hon. Victor Compres and Hon. Cecilia Santana.

DANR Chairman Nestor Montilla, Sr. honored by Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr.

Nestor Montilla, Sr.  Source: Bronx Borough President’s Office Bronx, NY  (February 26, 2015).–Nestor Montilla, Sr., Director of Corporate & Community Development at Lehman College of The City University of New York, and Chairman of the Dominican American National Roundtable (DANR), was honored by Ruben Diaz, Jr., President of the Borough of the Bronx. The Bronx Borough [Click here for more]

February 25, 2015 // 0 Comments

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On the Road to Power Via Coalition Building

TO RSVP & REGISTER, CLICK HERE You are cordially invited On the Road to Power Via Coalition Building A Series of Honest & Empowering Discussions About Latino, African American & Jewish Relations Prominent community advocates listed to attend and speak Original photo by Eduardo Hoepelman Special presentation of original documentaries: “African Americans in Samana”, the untold story [Click here for more]

January 8, 2015 // 0 Comments

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