Rivera, Crespo Host Hurricane Relief Benefit Concert

(l-r) The Boricua Legends Angel Lebron, Rafael Morales, Henry Montalvo, Naybe LaGijana, David Forestier and Al Acosta had everyone singing and dancing to the beat.
Photo by Miriam Quin

Assembly members Jose Rivera and Marcos Crespo co-hosted a Hurricane Relief Benefit Concert on Saturday, October 14 at Fordham Plaza to help hurricane-ravaged Puerto Ricans.

Assemblyman Mark Gjonaj (r) congratulated fellow Assemblyman Rivera (c) on the concert’s success.
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Presented by Pedro Pocholo II, the concert featured Boricua legends and opportunities for Bronxites to contribute lifesaving donations to families recovering from Hurricane Maria.

Assemblyman Rivera (back, c) and SBK dancers raised awareness of what Puerto Ricans are currently experiencing on their hurricane-impacted island.
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A four-legged friend helped collect money for the worthy cause.
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San Juan native Maritza Rivera lent her musical talent to the benefit concert.
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UPS took time to donate lifesaving items to affected Puerto Rican families and residents.
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