Annual Kwanzaa celebration at Hempstead Town Hall


Hempstead Town Deputy Supervisor Dorothy Goosby, center, hosted her 22nd annual Kwanzaa celebration on Dec. 15 at Hempstead Town Hall.

Recognized at the event were Albie Douglas, artist/photographer with Launched Manchild Enterprises in Hempstead holding the Kuumba Award; Dr. Deborah Wortham, Superintendent of the Roosevelt School District holding the Kujichagulia Award; Wayne Miles, President of the Baldwin Oaks Civic Association holding the Nia Award; and Bishop Norman Lyons, Jr., founder of the Foundation of Life Church in Uniondale holding the Imani Award.