Cookout event receives a previously announced visit from Governor Pataki. The visit was arranged by Luis Vasquez of CASA to showcase the work of the Uniondale Neighborhood Center.
Over one hundred and fifty members were on hand to greet Governor George Pataki as he visited the Uniondale Neighborhood Center's Annual Summer Cookout.
There, with UNC's president, Angel Mejias and Luis Vasquez of CASA, as well as board members everyone was excited to meet with the Governor and enjoy the food that was being served up.
David Greaves, the Treasurer took Governor on a tour of the facility and pointed out the
needs and aspirations of the organization. The Governor was given a proposal for funding a new community center. Others in attendance included Legislator Darlene Harris of the Nassau County Government and Bishop J.Raymond Mackey, Sr. of Tabernacle of Joy Church.