BY ARIEL HERNANDEZ
Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer (D-Sunnyside) honored six Hispanic community leaders for their service to western Queens during the 8th Annual Hispanic Leadership Awards at the Thalia Spanish Theater on Tuesday night.
The councilman honored IS 25’s Parent Teacher Association (PTA) President Sofie Moncayo, Woodside Library’s Technical Support Specialist Joel Ochoa, PS 343’s Parent Coordinator Clara Oza, PTA Presidents Council President Luis Alban, Local Project Art Space Executive Director Carolina Peñafiel and Catholic Migration Services’ office assistant Nanette Morales for their work on behalf of the community.
In addition, Van Bramer presented Councilman Carlos Menchaca (D-Brooklyn) with the Distinguished Public Service Award.
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