On August 18, ASEZ volunteers from various colleges and universities in the Bronx and Staten Island joined together to clean Randall Avenue in the Bronx, NY. Together with Assemblywoman Karines Reyes, the volunteers collected over 400 bags of trash.
The Church of God Orchestra and New Jerusalem Choir performed at the Lincoln Center for ASEZ’s Working Together for World Peace concert. During the concert, on behalf of the NYS Assembly, Assemblyman Nader Sayegh presented a citation to ASEZ in recognition of their outstanding volunteerism.
ASEZ WAO volunteers removed 130 bags of trash from the Heritage Trail in Middletown, NY. State Senator Jennifer Metzger and State Assemblywoman Aileen Gunther both attended the cleanup in support of ASEZ WAO’s Take Action Project.
On June 30, ASEZ WAO volunteers cleaned and beautified the historic Edison State Park. In unity, they removed weeds and spread mulch along the paths. Mayor Thomas Lankey attended the cleanup and commended the volunteers for their efforts.
About 70 ASEZ WAO volunteers removed trash and invasive plants from Haverstraw Beach State Park. New York State Senators David Carlucci and James Skoufis attended to support the volunteers in their effort.
ASEZ volunteers spent the day at the New York State Capitol, speaking with senators and assembly members about their volunteer activities. ASEZ was also formally introduced during the NYS Senate and Assembly sessions.
ASEZ volunteers carried out a Bronx community cleanup in the Bronx neighborhood of Norwood. Prior to the cleanup, ASEZ volunteers received a citation from Assemblywoman Nathalia Fernandez for their commitment to community service in the Bronx, NY.
ASEZ volunteers from all over New England, including New Hampshire, Maine and Massachusetts, came together to carry out their first cleanup effort in New Hampshire. They removed 2,400 pounds of trash from Allard Drive in Manchester.