Celebrating Three of Brooklyn’s Best: Julia Jean-Francois, Alyssa Aguilera, and Cynthia Gordy Giwa Honored for Their Commitment to Community at The New York Women’s Foundation’s 2018 Neighborhood Dinner in Brooklyn

The New York Women’s Foundation celebrated the achievements of three exceptional Brooklyn women who have a passion for economic, gender, and racial justice at its “Neighborhood Dinner in Brooklyn” on Thursday, November 15. As leaders and advocates, Julia Jean-Francois, LCSW, PhD, Co-Director at Center for Family Life in Sunset Park; Alyssa Aguilera, Co-Executive Director of VOCAL-NY; and Cynthia Gordy Giwa, Editor-in-Chief and Co-Founder, Black-Owned Brooklyn, exemplify the transformative power of commitment to community.

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