What are your New Year’s Resolutions?

What do you hope to do in the year 2013?  Photo courtesy of pendrake.com

What do you hope to do in the year 2013? Photo courtesy of pendrake.com

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New York, New York — Do any readers of Being Garifuna have any New Year’s Resolutions?

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Birthday of Beinggarifuna.com founder, Garifuna American TEOFILO COLON JR is today, THURSDAY September 27th 2012

Founder of Beinggarifuna.com, Teofilo Colon Jr. (a.k.a. “Tio Teo” or “Teofilo Campeon”). Illustration by Teofilo Colon Jr. All Rights Reserved.

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New York City, New York — Today (THURSDAY, September 27th 2012) marks the birthday of the Founder of The Beinggarifuna.com website, Teofilo Colon Jr.

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Beinggarifuna.com founder, Garifuna American TEOFILO COLON JR quoted in FoxNews.com Article on Honduran Charter City Project

Honduran Coast. Photo courtesy of FoxNews.com

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New York, New York — Garifuna American founder of the website Beinggarifuna.com, Teofilo Colon Jr was quoted in a recent FoxNews.com article on the Honduran Charter City Project.

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Garifuna American TEOFILO COLON JR (a.k.a. “Tio Teo”) featured in article in New York Daily News Newspaper on MONDAY November 14th 2011

 

Garifuna American TEOFILO COLON JR in today’s (MONDAY November 14th 2011) New York Daily News – Photo by Isidra Sabio

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Brooklyn, New York — Garifuna American Teofilo Colon Jr is featured in an article in today’s (Monday, November 14th 2011) New York Daily News.

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Garifuna American TEOFILO COLON JR (a.k.a.”Tio Teo”) Writes About Garifuna Singer Musician AURELIO MARTINEZ Performing at Carnegie Hall for CITY ARTS Newspaper

International Garifuna Superstar Singer Musician AURELIO MARTINEZ at Biko Center in Brooklyn in April 2011

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Copyright 2011 by Teofilo Colon Jr.  (a.k.a. “Tio Teo” or “Teofilo Campeon”)  All Rights Reserved.

New York, New York — This week, The CITY ARTS Newspaper, a bi-monthly newspaper that covers the arts scene in New York City published an article regarding International Garifuna Superstar Singer Musician AURELIO MARTINEZ performing at Carnegie Hall on Saturday, October 15th 2011.

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(VIDEO) Segment on Garifuna People in New York City on TV Show INDEPENDENT SOURCES

Garifuna American Owner of BeingGARIFUNA.com Teofilo Colon Jr (a.k.a. "Tio Teo") Being Interviewed on TV Show INDEPENDENT SOURCES

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Brooklyn, New York — INDEPENDENT SOURCES, a 30 minute weekly news show based out of New York City which reports on Ethnic Media and Issues of interest to the ethnic community, recently aired their “Just A DREAM” episode last week.  The episode included a segment on the Garifuna community in New York City.

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Teofilo Colon Jr Award Acceptance Speech To Attendees Of The 2010 Garifuna Coalition Yellow White and Black Gunchei Fundraiser Gala

Teofilo Colon Jr (a.k.a. "Tio Teo") Holding up The 2010 Garifuna Coalition Recognition Award. Photo by: Patricia McDougall

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Brooklyn, New York — Here is the speech I made upon being the recipient of The 2010 Garifuna Coalition Recognition Award.  I won the award as an acknowledgement of the impact and success The BEING GARIFUNA blog has had since it’s debut in February 2010.  The Award Ceremony took place at The 2010 Garifuna Coalition Yellow White and Black Gunchei Fundraiser Gala on Saturday, November 20th 2010.

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Garifuna American Blogger TEOFILO COLON JR (a.k.a. "Tio Teo") To Receive Prestigious Award at SOLD OUT Garifuna Coalition Fundraising Gala on Saturday November 20th 2010

Garifuna American TEOFILO COLON JR (a.k.a. "Tio Teo")

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It’s that time of the year people.  In America, November and December is a time for Foundations, Businesses, Organizations to have their end of the year Fundraising drives and Holiday Parties.  Read below to read about a Garifuna Fundraising Gala taking place on Saturday, November 20th 2010.  It’s old news to readers of BEING GARIFUNA, however, I wanted to use this opportunity to better communicate what is notable about this news item.

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BEING GARIFUNA Blogger TEOFILO COLON JR (a.k.a. "Tio Teo") To Begin Monthly Guest Spot On "It's A Go Radio", A Hip-Hop Internet Radio Show On Tuesday, August 31st, 2010

Hip Hop Internet Radio Show, It's A Go Radio

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I’ve been meaning to write about this bit of news but so much is going on right now.  In any event, I will now be a featured guest on the “It’s A Go Radio Show”, a Hip-Hop Internet Radio Show on a monthly basis (last Tuesday of each month).

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