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Come celebrate Dominican Heritage Month with us

February 28, 2018!

Indulge in Dominican festivities, music and food.

 

Celebration will be hosted at

 La Boom

56-15 Northern Blvd Woodside, NY 11377

 

Master of Ceremony

Tairy Ynoa

Tairy Ynoa is a Traffic and Weather Reporter for Noticiero 47 Telemundo Primera Edición and Noticiero 47 Telemundo Mediodía. Ynoa joined Telemundo 47 in 2017.

Tairy Ynoa es presentadora de las condiciones de El Tráfico y El Tiempo para Noticiero 47 Telemundo Primera Edición y Noticiero 47 Telemundo al Mediodía. Como parte de Telemundo 47, Ynoa reporta las noticias de último minuto sobre las condiciones en las carreteras del área tri-estatal. Ynoa se unió a Telemundo 47 en el año 2017.

 

Sponsors and Partners

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Please contact us for more information at 718-457-5395

 

 

 

SAVE THE DATE

The Dominico-American Society of Queens will be celebrating its 25th anniversary at Russo’s on the Bay.

Join us on this special occasion!

Please visit the “Eventbrite Page” link located on the top.

 

BECOME A SPONSOR

Our Sponsorship Package is Now Available!

Completed Packages Can Be Emailed to Us at info@dominicoamerican.org

 

Master of Ceremony

Damaris Diaz

 

Keynote Speaker

José Calderón
President
 Hispanic Federation

José Calderón is President of the Hispanic Federation (HF), the nation’s premier Latino non-profit membership organization. José manages HF’s overall operations with a primary focus on strategic planning, program development, public policy advocacy and resource development. He is a leading advocate for Hispanic grassroots organizations and pro-Latino legislation locally and nationwide.

 

National Leadership Award

Janet Murguía
President & CEO
UnidosUS

Growing up in the Argentine district of Kansas City, Kansas, Janet Muguía’s family experienced the American Dream firsthand. Her parents taught her the values of hard work, sacrifice and the importance of giving back. These same values were evident everywhere in her community, in their contributions, and in their resilience. She was taught by their example, and helped inspire and motivate her to lead UnidosUS, an American institution, which creates opportunities and helps break down barriers for Latinos.

 

Political Leadership Award

José Peralta
New York State Senator
District 13

Jose Peralta became the first Dominican-American elected to the New York State Senate in March 2010. He represents the 13th State Senate District, covering Jackson Heights, Corona, Elmhurst, East Elmhurst, and parts of Woodside and Astoria, the most diverse district in the United States. It is the United Nations of all State senate districts. Senator Peralta is a champion of economic development and job creation, advocates for working families, has fought to ensure that a quality public education is available to all, and is a fighter for immigrants’ rights. 

 

Community Leadership Award

Michelle Stoddart
Director of Public Relations and Community Development
Resorts World Casino New York City

Michelle Stoddart is the Director of Public Relations and Community Development for Resorts World Casino New York City (RWNY). She was a member of the executive team that handled record-breaking attendance during the Casino’s debut weekend in October 2011. In her role, Ms. Stoddart coordinates public relations, community partnerships and she’s responsible for coordinating charitable support to more than 100 nonprofit organizations.

 

Corporate Leadership Award

Dayra Azcona Marin
Vice President of Sales
Liberty Coca-Cola

Dayra is the Vice President of Sales for Liberty Coca Cola, leading an exciting team in the greater Tri State area in the marketing, sales, and execution of Coca-Cola’s vast portfolio with our consumers, customers, and strategic partners. Dayra is also a member of several organizations including the Network of Executive Women, Women’s linc Northeast Chapter, and the Women’s Foodservice Forum. Additionally, she is president of the New York chapter of LA VIDA Business Resource Group.

 

LOCATION

Russo’s On the Bay

162-45 Cross Bay Blvd, Howard Beach, NY 11414

 
 
 
 

MEDIA PARTNERS

 

The Dominico-American Society of Queens will be hosting the annual Toy Drive for children of low-come families. Help us bring joy to these children this holiday season by donating any unwrapped toy to our location. Any monetary donation is also appreciated.

If you would like more information or would like to get involved, please contact us at info@dominicoamerican.org or at 718-457-5395.

 

 

The Dominico-American Society of Queens will host the 2017 Annual Turkey Drive in an effort to bring low-income families together at the dining table. Many cannot afford the traditional Thanksgiving dinner and share this time with their friends and family.

If you would like to donate food items or frozen turkeys to the drive or make a monetary donation, please call us at 718-457-5395 or contact us via email at info@dominicoamerican.org

 

 

MANY THANKS TO THE FOLLOWING SPONSORS

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Dominico American Society of Queens (DASQ) Benefit Concert will raise funds to further its response to the educational, social and cultural challenges that have hindered the development of the low-income immigrant community in New York City area.
Young musicians from New York City high and middle schools will perform solo compositions from the classical repertoire. All ticket proceeds will benefit the Dominico American Society of Queens’s effort to build contemporary website to serve its growing immigrant community.
Location:
Marc A. Scorca Hall
Opera America
330 7th Avenue 7th Floor
New York NY 10001
Time:
Wednesday, August 30 2017
7 PM – 9PM
PROGRAM:
Introductory Remarks, Frank Muradov
Welcome Speech,
Jose Tejada, Executive Director, The Dominico-American Society of Queens

Duet I, H.Pleyel

Julia S Lee – Clarinet-
Minuk Kim -Clarinet-
Marche militaire, F.Schubert
Erin Cho -Violin-
JooHyeok Lee -Cello-
Catherine Joh -piano-
Moon River, H.Mancini
Rachel Jeong Woo Kwon -Flute-
Andrew YoonJong So -cello-
Sharon Cha-piano-
Over the rainbow, Harold Arlen
Abraham Shinkwon Lee -T.Sax-
Intermission.
Butterfly Waltz, B.Crain
Yunsu Ha -Clarinet-
JooHyeok Lee -Cello-
Jessica Sion Kim -Piano-
El choclo, A.G.Villoldo
Andrew Yoon Jong So -cello-
Edward S Lee -cello-
Hungarian Dance No.5, J.Brahms
Andrew YoonJong So -cello-
Edward S Lee -cello-
The palms, J.Faure
Christi Wonmi Kim -Violin-
Edward S Lee -cello-Sharon Cha -piano-
Por una cabeza, C.Gardel
JaeHyeok Oh -Violin-
JooHyeok Lee -Cello-
Sharon Cha -Piano-
Program Committee: Sunyoung Oh and Frank Muradov
Special Thanks toMiEon Park (Music Director), Derek JayHyeok Oh (violin), JooHyeok Lee (Cello), Sharon Cha (Piano), Cheolhee Lee (photography) and Iynn Lee (design).
About DAS:
The Dominico American Society of Queens (DAS) Benefit Concert will raise funds to further its response to the educational, social and cultural challenges that have hindered the development of the low-income immigrant community in New York.
Organized by Dominico-American Society of Queens and Epiphany Academy.