Garifuna Non Profit Organization CASA YURUMEIN to Host Christmas Dance in the Bronx on SATURDAY December 21st 2013

Christmas Dance Hosted by Garifuna Non-Profit Organization, CASA YURUMEIN to take place in the Bronx on SATURDAY December 21st 2013.

Christmas Dance Hosted by Garifuna Non-Profit Organization, CASA YURUMEIN to take place in the Bronx on SATURDAY December 21st 2013.

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Bronx, New York — Garifuna Non-Profit Organization CASA YURUMEIN will host a special Christmas Dance in the Bronx on SATURDAY December 21st 2013.

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Emotional Wake for Garifuna American DJ Frankie Diego Jr (a.k.a.TECH TRACKZ) Took Place on WEDNESDAY June 5th 2013 In The Bronx. Youthful Celebration After The Wake Was Disrupted and Cut Short by The Police

View looking out onto Southern Boulevard at  the Entrance/Exit of The Ortiz Funeral Home in the Bronx at the Wake for Garifuna American DJ Frankie Diego Jr (DJ Tech Trackz).  Photo courtesy of and by Marc Marin.  All Rights Reserved.

View looking out onto Southern Boulevard at the Entrance/Exit of The Ortiz Funeral Home in the Bronx at the Wake for Garifuna American DJ Frankie Diego Jr (a.k.a. DJ Tech Trackz). Photo courtesy of and by Marc Marin. All Rights Reserved.

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Bronx, New York — Family, friends, neighbors, co-workers, even strangers came out to pay their respects to the Diego family at the wake for Garifuna American DJ, Music Producer and Party Promoter Frankie Diego Jr (a.k.a. Tech Trackz) on Wednesday, June 5th 2013 at The Ortiz Funeral Home in the Bronx.  After the wake, a youthful and exuberant celebration of the life of DJ Tech Trackz was disrupted and cut short by the police who were present outside the funeral home.

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Garifuna American Girl YANIRA FLORES Crowned 2013 Miss Garifuna USA On Sunday April 28th 2013 in The Bronx

Personal Injury Attorney Martin Munitz crowing Yanira Flores 2013 Miss Garifuna USA on SUNDAY April 28th 2013 in the Bronx.  Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr.  All Rights Reserved.

Personal Injury Attorney Martin Munitz crowning Yanira Flores 2013 Miss Garifuna USA on SUNDAY April 28th 2013 in the Bronx. Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr. All Rights Reserved.

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Bronx, New York — Garifuna American Girl YANIRA FLORES was crowned 2013 Miss Garifuna USA on SUNDAY April 28th 2013 in the Bronx.  Just sixteen years old, YANIRA FLORES represented the Garifuna village of Bahamar Honduras with pride and grace in a Cultural Pageant that was slightly different than recent Miss Garifuna Cultural Pageants in New York City.

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2013 Miss Garifuna USA Cultural Pageant To Take Place in the Bronx on SUNDAY April 28th 2013

 

Miss Garifuna Cultural Pageant To Take Place on SUNDAY April 28th 2013 in the Bronx.

Miss Garifuna Cultural Pageant To Take Place on SUNDAY April 28th 2013 in the Bronx.

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Bronx, New York — Casa Yurumein (a.k.a. Hondurans Against AIDS Inc) has announced that The 2013 Miss Garifuna USA Cultural Pageant will take place in the Bronx on SUNDAY April 28th 2013.

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Latest Garifuna Language Course at CASA YURUMEIN in The Bronx Will Begin on SATURDAY April 13th 2013

 

Garifuna Language Teacher Milton Guity Sr.  Photo courtesy of Milton Guity Sr.

Garifuna Language Teacher Milton Guity Sr. Photo courtesy of Milton Guity Sr.

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Bronx, New York — The Latest Garifuna Language Course at Casa Yurumein in the Bronx is set to begin on Saturday, April 13th 2013.

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Introduction of 2013 Miss Garifuna USA Candidates To Take Place on SUNDAY March 3rd 2013 in the Bronx

Introduction of Candidates for 2013 Miss Garifuna To Take Place in the Bronx on Sunday March 3rd 2013.

Introduction of Candidates for 2013 Miss Garifuna To Take Place in the Bronx on Sunday March 3rd 2013.

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Bronx, New York – The Introduction of the Candidates of 2013 Miss Garifuna Cultural Pageant USA will take place in the Bronx on SUNDAY March 3rd 2013 at 4pm.

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Garifuna Community Organizations Host Community Forum with Consulates from Honduras and Guatemala in the Bronx on SATURDAY January 19th 2013 at 6:30pm

 

New Location for Hondurans Against AIDS Inc / Casa Yurumein / Comgarigua located at 875 Prospect Avenue in the Bronx.  Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr.  All Rights Reserved.

New Location for Hondurans Against AIDS Inc / Casa Yurumein / Comgarigua located at 875 Prospect Avenue, Second Floor in the Bronx. Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr. All Rights Reserved.

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Bronx, New York — Garifuna Community Organizations Hondurans Against AIDS Inc (a.k.a. Casa Yurumein) and Comgarigua will host a Community Forum with Consulates from the Central American countries of Honduras and Guatemala at Casa Yurumein in the Bronx on SATURDAY January 19th 2013 at 6:30pm.

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Garifuna Organization Casa Yurumein Present their 2012 Barauda Awards Honoring Women of Garifuna Descent on SATURDAY October 13th 2012

2012 Barauda Awards, as presented by Garifuna Organization Casa Yurumein, will take place on SATURDAY October 13th 2012

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New York, New York — Garifuna Organization CASA YURUMEIN (a.k.a. Hondurans Against AIDS, Inc) has announced the winners of 2012 Barauda Awards for Women of Garifuna Descent.  The 2012 Barauda Awards is taking place on Saturday October 13th 2012 in Manhattan.

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Bronx Garifuna Center CASA YURUMEIN Moves To New Location in The Bronx

(from left to right) Garifuna Staff Member of Casa Yurumein Maria Suazo-Guillen poses with Garifuna Executive Director of Hondurans Against AIDS Inc (a.k.a. “Casa Yuruemein”) Mirtha Colon in the hallway of the new location of Casa Yurumein in the Bronx. Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr.  All Rights Reserved.

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Bronx, New York — As we prepare for the changing of the seasons here in New York City, some Garifunas are beginning a new era as staff members of Casa Yurumein (a.k.a. “Hondurans Against AIDS, Inc) move into their new location in the Bronx.

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Garifunas March in 2012 Bronx Week Parade on SUNDAY May 20th 2012

Garifuna Coalition at the 2012 Bronx Week Parade - Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr. All Rights Reserved.

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Bronx, New York — Representatives of various Garifuna organizations joined Marching Bands, Community Groups, Other Ethnic Groups, Schools, Sports Teams and Civic Groups to march along Mosholu Parkway in the 2012 Bronx Week Parade.

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