The BronxWorks 2024 Gala

Thank you to all who attended and supported the BronxWorks 2024 Lifting Lives Gala on Thursday, May 9, 2024,at the New York Botanical Garden.

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See pictures from the event here!

Digital Invite for the BronxWorks 2024 Lifting Lives Gala


Felix Cabreja, CEO & President, A&H Security Services, LLC

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A&H Security Services has been a longstanding and important partner to BronxWorks, ensuring the safety of our participants and staff at several BronxWorks locations.

Brian A. Crowell, PGA; General Manager, Bally’s Golf Links at Ferry Point

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Bally’s Golf Links at Ferry Point has demonstrated their commitment to the Bronx community by establishing a free shuttle bus that provides public transportation from Westchester Square to the Throggs Neck Ferry Landing at Ferry Point.

April Horton, Regional Director for Government and External Affairs, Verizon

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Verizon has been a critical partner to BronxWorks over the years as collectively we strive to bridge the digital divide that impacts many underserved communities.


Special Guest


Tara Cannistraci, Comedian, Actor, and Writer

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BronxWorks welcomed Bronx-born Comedian, Actor, and Writer Tara Cannistraci as a Special Guest Speaker to the BronxWorks 2024 Lifting Lives Gala! Tara spoke at the Gala about what life was like growing up in the Bronx and why it’s important to support organizations like BronxWorks.  Tara appears courtesy of Best Entertainment Group.


Master of Ceremonies


Pedro Rivera, Anchor and Reporter, ABC7 Eyewitness News

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Pedro Rivera is an Emmy and LA Press Club Award-winning journalist, who anchors the weekend morning show for ABC7’s Eyewitness News in New York City. Pedro also reports dayside for the station.

BronxWorks was excited to have one of the Bronx’s own emcee our Gala this year!


Watch these videos and meet some of our participants who benefit from BronxWorks programs supported by the Gala:

Thank you to our sponsors!!



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