Mural Gives Food For Thought

Jose de Jesus Rodriguez and his assistant, Pamela Zambrano, in front of their mural.
Photo by Silvio Pacifico

New Settlement Apartments, Groundswell, Local Initiatives Development Corporation NYC and Comprehensive Model School Project 327 students unveiled a ten-foot high mural at New Settlement Community Campus on Monday, May 16. Located at 1501 Jerome Avenue, the food justice mural ‘Fruits of Our Labor’ is meant to uplift the role of food workers helping to feed the south Bronx.

(Above) CMSP 327 students, mural artists and executives from New Settlement Apartments and LISC NYC a the ribbon-cutting ceremony.Photo by Silvio Pacifico

CMSP 327 students, mural artists and executives from New Settlement Apartments and LISC NYC a the ribbon-cutting ceremony.
Photo by Silvio Pacifico

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