BP Fossella, Staten Island Elected Officials to Hold Solidarity Event with Council of Jewish Organizations
Staten Island, NY – Borough President Vito Fossella and other Staten Island elected officials held a solidarity event for victims of violence in Israel with the Council of Jewish Organizations in the lobby of the Joan & Alan Bernikow Jewish Community Center on Tuesday, October 10, at 11:30 AM.
The Council of Jewish Organizations of Staten Island is a community organization committed to serving the Jewish community and Staten Island as a whole. COJO offers support and fosters community engagement through events across the island.
In light of the violence taking place [at that time] in Israel, Borough President Fossella and his fellow elected officials stand in solidarity with the Jewish community during these trying times.
In attendance: BP Fossella; Consul General of Israel; Michael McMahon, Richmond County District Attorney; Jessica Scarcella-Spanton, State Senator; Michael Reilly, Assemblyman; Michael Tannousis, Assemblyman; Sam Pirozzolo, Assemblyman; David Carr, Councilman; Kamillah Hanks, Councilmember; representatives from the Council of Jewish Organizations;