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NAN Hosts Rally and Vigil for Separated Children Held in Harlem, Speaks Out About Proposed End of Tip Credits

Jun 22

SAT: REV. AL SHARPTON TO BE JOINED BY NYC CITY COUNCIL SPEAKER CORY JOHNSON, STATE SENATOR BRIAN BENJAMIN & RELIGIOUS AND CITY LEADERS TO RALLY AROUND MIGRANT CHILDREN BEING HELD IN NEW YORK

 

Buses to leave NAN after the Saturday Action Rally to Head to East Harlem for a Vigil Where Children Are Being Held

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During NAN Saturday Action Rally Restaurant Owners of Color and Waitservers to blast proposed plan to get rid of the tip credit in NY

 

WHO:

Rev. Al Sharpton, President and Founder of National Action Network

New York City Council Speaker Cory Johnson

State Senator Brian Benjamin

Marc Morial, CEO of National Urban League

Minister Kirsten John Foy, Northeast Regional Director of NAN

Andrew Rigie, Executive Director of NYC Hospitality Alliance (on Tip Credit issue)

Tren’ness Black Woods, Sylvia’s Restaurant Family Owner (on Tip Credit issue)

Jessica Walker, President of Manhattan Chamber of Commerce (on Tip Credit issue)

Tezra Bryant, a server at Charlies Bar & Kitchen (on Tip Credit issue)

 

WHERE:

9-11 a.m.

National Action Network’s House of Justice

106 West 145th Street at Malcolm X Blvd

11:30 a.m. after the rally at NAN buses will leave for a prayer vigil at the facility where children are being held in East Harlem.

1916 Park Avenue, East Harlem @ 130th Street

 

WHEN:

 

Listen to live on WLIB 1190 AM, watch the livestream www.nationalactionnetwork.net or watch on Impact Television Network