FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 2, 2023
MEDIA CONTACTS: Gordon Tepper, Rebecca Cheng and Michael Anderson | (516) 869-7794
Brian Devine | (516) 869-2475
Pride Celebration at Town Hall
North Hempstead, NY – North Hempstead Town Supervisor Jennifer DeSena, Council Member Mariann Dalimonte, and the Town Board will be hosting a Pride Month celebration at Town Hall on Tuesday, June 6 at 6 p.m. Partnering organizations for this celebration event include: The LGBT Network, Be The Rainbow, and PFY Division of the Long Island Crisis Center.
“North Hempstead is a community that embraces diversity and inclusion for all, and I am proud that the Town will once again be hosting this celebration,” Supervisor DeSena said. “Although much has been accomplished in the struggle against injustice and inequalities, there is much that still needs to be achieved, and we are committed to continuing to fight for it.”
"I am extraordinarily proud to once again host this celebration,” said Council Member Mariann Dalimonte. “North Hempstead is a community that embraces everyone by promoting inclusivity and equal rights for all. We are proud to embrace our diversity and I stand united with our residents in advocating for equal opportunities and justice for all. In our Town, we know that love is love."
Residents are invited to attend the FREE event, which will feature an exciting program and light refreshments. Residents are encouraged to wear rainbow colors to reflect the diversity of the community.
Additionally, Town Hall will be illuminated in Pride colors from June 6 through June 13 to celebrate Pride Month.
For more information, please call 311.