Maimonides Medical Center recently hosted a special celebration to honor Black History Month.
Highlights of the festivities included a performance by the Medgar Evers College Bloodline Dance Theatre, the National Anthem sung by students of St. Mark’s Day School, and a tribute to the late Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall.
Maimonides President & CEO Kenneth D. Gibbs, spoke of the significance of Black History Month. Honorable Walter T. Mosley, NYS Assembly, 57th District, discussed the impact of Thurgood Marshall’s groundbreaking work during the civil rights movement in the 1950s and 1960s.
View the Black History Month Celebration photo gallery here.
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