Garifuna Coalition ROUNDTABLE Meeting To Take Place on SATURDAY July 21st 2012

Garifuna Coalition Roundtable Meeting in the Bronx, New York. — Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr.

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

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Bronx, New York – The latest Garifuna Coalition Roundtable Meeting will take place on SATURDAY, July 21st 2012 in the Bronx at ten in the morning.

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2012 Garifuna Heritage Awards and Cultural Night to Take Place on SATURDAY September 15th 2012 in the Bronx

Garifuna American Felix Gamboa and his Chief Joseph Chatoyer Garifuna Folkloric Ballet of New York at The 2011 Garifuna Heritage Awards and Cultural Night in the Bronx. — Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr.

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

Bronx, New York — The Board of Directors of The Garifuna Coalition USA Inc has announced that their annual Garifuna Heritage Awards and Cultural Night (A Central American Masterpiece) will take place on SATURDAY September 15th 2012 at 7pm at the Lovinger Theatre (Lehman College), 250 Bedford Park Boulevard West (between Goulden and Paul Avenues), Bronx, New York 10468

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Bronx Assemblyman ERIC STEVENSON To Present A Garifuna Heritage Month Proclamation at The Second Annual Garifuna Heritage Awards and Cultural Night in the Bronx on Saturday March 26th 2011

Bronx Assemblyman ERIC STEVENSON

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

Bronx, New York — The Garifuna Coalition USA Inc has announced that Bronx Assemblyman ERIC STEVENSON will present The New York State Assembly Proclamation of Garifuna Heritage Month during The Second Annual Garifuna Heritage Awards and Cultural Night on Saturday, March 26th 2011 at 7pm at The Hostos Center For The Arts and Culture, which is located at 450 Grand Concourse, Bronx, New York 10451.

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Garifuna Coalition 2011 Garifuna Heritage Awards And Cultural Night to Take Place on SATURDAY, March 26th 2011

2011 Garifuna Heritage Awards and Cultural Night

Copyright 2011 by Teofilo Colon Jr.  All Rights Reserved.

Bronx, New York — The Garifuna Coalition USA Inc has announced that The Second Annual Garifuna Heritage Awards and Cultural Night will be taking place on Saturday, March 26th 2011.

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Top Ten Garifuna News Developments of 2010 from BeingGARIFUNA.com

Copyright 2010 by Teofilo Colon Jr.  All Rights Reserved.

New York, New York — As we come to a close to the year 2010 now’s a good time to reflect and review all the news stories of the past year and try to put it into persspective.   And what a year it was for Garinagu not only in America but all over the world!

As opposed to noting specific news stories, as I did on the “It’s A Go” Internet Hip Hop Radio Show this past Tuesday for my BeingGARIFUNA.com Report, I’d like to point out trends and themes that I have noted over the course of 2010.

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DVD of First Annual 2010 Garifuna Heritage Awards And Cultural Night Released

First Annual 2010 Garifuna Heritage Awards And Cultural Night DVD

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Copyright 2010 by Teofilo Colon Jr.  All rights Reserved.

The Garifuna Coalition USA Inc has released a DVD of their

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First Annual GARIFUNA HERITAGE AWARDS And CULTURAL NIGHT In New York City a HISTORIC Success (March 13, 2010)

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Photos by Teofilo “Tio Teo” Colon Jr.

First Annual Garifuna Heritage Awards And Cultural Night in New York City A Historic Success.

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Audience of The Garifuna Heritage Awards And Cultural Night 2010 in New York City.

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Garinagu who braved the rain and wind on Saturday, March 13, 2010 to attend The First Annual Garifuna Heritage Awards & Cultural Night were rewarded with a once-in-a-lifetime  show and night of appreciation.

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JOSE FRANCISCO AVILA on The Garifuna Heritage Awards And Cultural Night In New York City

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Photo by Teofilo “Tio Teo” Colon Jr.

JOSE FRANCISCO AVILA in the office of the Non-Profit Garifuna Advocacy Group, The Garifuna Coalition USA Inc.

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On the eve of the historic GARIFUNA HERITAGE AWARDS and CULTURAL NIGHT in the Bronx in New York City on Saturday, March 13th, 2010.  JOSE FRANCISCO AVILA stopped for a moment to answer a few questions about this Historic Event.

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GARIFUNA HERITAGE MONTH Declared In New York City (MARCH 2010)

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Photos by Teofilo Colon Jr.

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On Thursday, March 11, 2010 in the Rotunda of The Bronx Supreme Court Building, Bronx Borough President, RUBEN DIAZ JR read a proclamation declaring March 11, 2010 to April 12, 2010 GARIFUNA HERITAGE MONTH in the Bronx.

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