CB 7 Hosts Vets Brunch Awards Gala

Carmen Miranda graciously accepted her award from Cole Hawkins, CB 7 Website, Acknowledgment and Media Committee chairman.
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Community Board 7 honored five local veterans with an ‘Eagle’ at its annual Veterans Brunch Awards on Friday, April 20 at Lehman College. This year’s exemplary honorees included sergeant Nestor Cabrera, U.S. Navy and U.S. Army National Guard veteran; Doug Condit, U.S. Army Reserve veteran; specialist Claude Copeland, U.S. Army veteran; specialist Marisa Estrella, U.S. Army chaplain assistant and Crystal Reveron, U.S. Army veteran and 52nd Precinct Community Affairs police officer. In return, the veterans honored the person that has supported them throughout their military journey with a ‘Wing.’

(l-r) Honored veterans Marisa Estrella, Nestor Cabrera, Doug Condit, Crystal Reveron and Claude Copeland proudly accepted their award certificates.
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Award recipient Nicole Cautillo (c) happily accepted her plaque.
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Nathalia Fernandez presented Doug Condit his prestigious CB 7 Wing Award.
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Assemblyman Victor Pichardo (l) presented sergeant Cabrera his CB 7 Wing Award and NYS Assembly citation.
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CB 7 members welcomed civilians and veterans for their second annual gala celebration.
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