Families arriving in NY

“Families arriving in New York have already found some stability in the great resources we provide, but more will be needed as additional families arrive and require assistance to assimilate to their new communities,” Crespo, chair of the Assembly Puerto Rican/Hispanic Task Force, wrote along with Assemblywoman Pamela Hunter, D-Syracuse.

Ongoing situation in PR

Assemblymember Marcos Crespo said, “The ongoing situation in Puerto Rico is unlike anything this country has experienced, and the failure of the federal government to lend critical support to our fellow citizens has been a disgrace. The leadership Governor Cuomo has shown since day one is exactly what our brothers and sisters need to recover and rebuild. By launching this … Read More

2018 NYS Model Senate

Congratulations to all the students of the 2018 NYS Model Senate Session Project! It was an honor and a privilege to recognize their academic and civic achievements at the Scholarship Presentation Ceremony in collaboration with the NYS Assembly/Senate Puerto Rican/Hispanic Task Force. Thanks to our entire SOMOS Family and Sponsors for making this event possible. Special thanks to:Edward T. Rogowsky … Read More

NYS stands with Puerto Rico

Today’s Parade called for a defiant community to come together and stand up for each other and our families in Puerto Rico. We chose to do so while honoring so many who responded after Hurricane Maria. None more than our Governor Andrew Cuomo . We also sent a clear message that the #4645 plus lives lost will never be forgotten. And … Read More