Bronx Great American Smokeout Event

Bronx Great American Smokeout Event
(l-r) Alcee James, Sports Foundation executive director; Guillermo Flores, NYC Smoke-Free community engagement coordinator; Cedric McClester, Forward South Bronx Coalition chairman and Janit Bliss, ADAPP coordinator of Community Programs.
Photo courtesy of NYC Smoke-Free

As the nation celebrated the Great American Smokeout and Thanksgiving, Bronxites were thankful that Sports Foundation implemented a Tobacco Free Outdoor Policy on Thursday, November 17 to benefit youth, staff and all who visit the multi-service organization.

In collaboration with NYC Smoke-Free and support from the Forward South Bronx Coalition, a celebration marking this milestone decision will feature two powerful and personal animation presentations created by Bronx youth to illustrate how tobacco proliferation affects their neighborhoods.

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