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Feeding Brooklyn frontline medical workers: Charity with most impact happens close to home

April 30 | Editorial Staff

The nonprofit organization Downtown Brooklyn Partnership announced today that, in less than a week, it has surpassed its initial goal of raising $25,000 to buy meals from local restaurants for frontline workers at The Brooklyn Hospital Center. DBP is partnering with Myrtle Avenue, Atlantic Avenue, and Montague Street BIDs on an ongoing initiative to support […]

SFC Prez appointed to NCAA Women’s Committee

April 8 | John Torenli, Sports Editor Brooklyn Daily Eagle

St. Francis College President Miguel Martinez-Saenz was appointed to the National Collegiate Athletic Association Committee on Women’s Athletics last week. The Brooklyn Heights resident, who began helming the diminutive Remsen Street school in 2017 after replacing former President Brendan J. Dugan, will help lead the NCAA’s efforts to provide equitable opportunities, fair treatment and respect […]

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