Garifuna American Activist MIRTHA COLON Honored by Bronx Assemblyman ERIC STEVENSON at Gala on THURSDAY May 17th 2012 in Bronx

Garifuna American MIRTHA COLON (Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr. -- All Rights Reserved).

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

Copyright 2012 by Teofilo Colon Jr.  (a.k.a. “Tio Teo” or “Teofilo Campeon”)  All Rights Reserved.

Bronx, New York — Bronx Assemblyman Eric Stevenson honored Garifuna American Mirtha Colon for her sustained service to the Afro-Descendant Community during the Night of Elegance Fundraising Gala on Thursday May 17th 2012.  She was presented with The 2012 Outstanding Career Serving Humanity Award.

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Garifuna Fundraiser To Support Initiative To Re-Introduce Garifuna Culture To St. Vincent And The Grenadines To Take Place at Casa Yurumein in The Bronx on SATURDAY May 19th 2012

Habinaha Garinagu 2011 at St. Vincent and The Grenadines. - Photo courtesy of Facebook page for Grieggs In Living Colours

Above Photo courtesy of Facebook Page, Grieggs in Living Colours.

Copyright 2012 by Teofilo Colon Jr. (a.k.a. “Tio Teo” or “Teofilo Campeon”)  All Rights Reserved.

Bronx, New York — Organizers behind The Habinaha Garinagu Yurumein 2011 Garifuna Cultural Retrieval Summer Workshop are holding a fundraiser on SATURDAY May 19th 2012 at two in the afternoon that they hope will enable them to continue their efforts to re-introduce Garifuna culture to citizens of St. Vincent and The Grenadines, which is the ancestral home of the Garifuna people.

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2012 Miss Garifuna Cultural Pageant DVD Now Available For Purchase

2012 Miss Garifuna Cultural Pageant DVD - Part 1

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Bronx, New York — The DVD of The 2012 Miss Garifuna Cultural Pageant is now available for purchase.

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Garifuna Language Course At Casa Yurumein in The Bronx to Begin on SATURDAY May 5th 2012

Garifuna Language Teacher MILTON GUITY SR. -- Photo courtesy of Milton Guity Sr.

Copyright 2012 by Teofilo Colon Jr.  (a.k.a. “Tio Teo” or “Teofilo Campeon”)  All Rights Reserved.

Bronx, New York — The Garifuna Language Course at Casa Yurumein in the Bronx is set to begin on Saturday, May 7th 2012.

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(VIDEO) Introduction of 2012 Miss Garifuna Cultural Pageant Contestants To The Public

2012 Miss Garifuna Cultural Pageant Contestants

Copyright 2012 by Teofilo Colon Jr. (a.k.a. “Tio Teo” or “Teofilo Campeon”)  All Rights Reserved.

Bronx, New York — Casa Yurumein held it’s annual Introduction of The Miss Garifuna Cultural Pageant Contestants on SUNDAY January 29th 2012 in the Bronx.  Below you will see video from this unique event.

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Introduction to 2012 Miss Garifuna Candidates To Take Place in Bronx on SUNDAY January 29th 2012

Flyer for Introduction to 2012 Miss Garifuna Contestants Event

Copyright 2012 by Teofilo Colon Jr. (a.k.a. “Tio Teo” or “Teofilo Campeon”)  All Rights Reserved.

Bronx, New York — Those interested in learning who are preparing to be a part of The 2012 Miss Garifuna Cultural Pageant, may want to attend a very special event on SUNDAY January 29th 2012 in the Bronx.

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Garifuna Language Course at Casa Yurumein in the Bronx To Begin on SATURDAY January 7th 2012

Garifuna Language Professor MILTON GUITY

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Copyright 2012 by Teofilo Colon Jr. (a.k.a. “Tio Teo” or “Teofilo Campeon”)  All Rights Reserved.

Bronx, New York — The Garifuna Language Course at Casa Yurumein in the Bronx is set to begin on Saturday, January 7th 2012.

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State Senator Of New York Rev. RUBEN DIAZ SR Calls March For The Dignity Of Immigrants on SUNDAY October 2nd 2011

 

State Senator of New York Rev RUBEN DIAZ SR at 2011 Central American Festival asking Attendees To Join Him for March For The Dignity Of Immigrants

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

Bronx, New YorkState Senator of New York, Rev. Ruben Diaz Sr has called a March for the Dignity Of Immigrants.  It will take place on Sunday, October 2nd 2011 in the Bronx.

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Winners of 2011 Barauda Awards For Women of Garifuna Descent Announced

 

2011 Barauda Awards

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New York, New York — Garifuna Organization CASA YURUMEIN (a.k.a. Hondurans Against AIDS, Inc) has announced the rest of the winners of 2011 Barauda Awards for Women of Garifuna Descent.  The 2011 Barauda Awards is taking place on Saturday October 1st 2011 in Manhattan.

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Garifuna American IRENE ARANDA To Receive a 2011 BARAUDA Award on Saturday October 1st 2011 in New York City

Garifuna American IRENE ARANDA

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

Bronx, New York — Casa Yurumein (a.k.a. Hondurans Against AIDS Inc) has announced that Garifuna American IRENE ARANDA will be receiving a 2011 Barauda Award at it’s annual Barauda Awards Ceremony, which honors Women of Garifuna Descent for their achievements.  The 2011 Barauda Awards will take place on Saturday, October 1st 2011 in Manhattan.

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