NYSLOF Attends 27th Annual Somos el Futuro Conference, 2014
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NYSLOF met with legislators, scholars, business leaders, and community representatives at the 2014 Somos el Futuro Conference in Albany, NY to address various issues pertinent to the Puerto Rican/ Hispanic community. Somos el Futuro, Inc. is a nonpartisan, nonprofit 501(c) 3 organization. Its mission, like that of NYSLOF's, is to create a platform to unite and address the various issues and concerns that are important to people of Puerto Rican/Hispanic dissent.
Among the numerous speakers were New York City Mayor Bill Deblasio; Public Advocate for New York City Letitia James; Speaker of the New York City Council Melissa Mark-Viverito; New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer; City of Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan; U.S. Senators Charles Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand.
For more information about this past conference click HERE.