Bronx Connect’s ‘Sweet Sixteen’

Councilwoman Gibson proudly displayed her awards recognizing her service to the community.
Photo by Miriam Quin

After serving the community for 16 years, Bronx Connect recognized those that make the Bronx a better place. Celebrating its ‘sweet sixteen’ this year, the faith-based, community program honored Bronxites who are making a positive impact on their community at an awards ceremony held on Thursday, June 16 at the Bronx Museum of the Arts. This year’s remarkable honorees included Councilwoman Vanessa Gibson, hip-hop artist Grandmaster Caz, fashion designer Jerome LaMaar and supermodel Devyn Abdullah.

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