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Join us this Friday, March 18th 2016 to “Just Say No!” to the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA). This is the first in a series of actions in advance of the April 2016 United Nations General Assembly Special Session on drugs, designed to call attention for public health oriented approaches to drug use. WHAT: Rally and protest […]

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MEDIA ADVISORY Contact: Alyssa Aguilera, 917-200-1446, Elected Officials, Advocates Urge Governor Cuomo to Fully Fund Plan to End the AIDS Epidemic Months After Public Commitment, Coalition Calls on Governor To Fulfill His Promise of a $70 Million Investment in Public Health, Housing to End AIDS in NY Albany, NY – In June 2014, Governor Cuomo […]

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Amid Homelessness Crisis, Major Advocacy & Labor Groups Release Report Demanding Action from New York State

Homelessness is at a record high in New York City, and advocates and labor unions have grown increasingly frustrated with Governor Cuomo’s inaction to address the crisis. In a new report, New York Needs a 21st Century Homeless Plan, leading homeless advocates Community Service Society and VOCAL-NY, along with the city’s largest public sector union […]

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Announcing new leadership at VOCAL-NY!

A message from outgoing Executive Director Jennifer Flynn: We have exciting news: Last week, our Board of Directors named Alyssa Aguilera and Jeremy Saunders the new Co-Executive Directors of VOCAL-NY! Jeremy has been the Lead Organizer at VOCAL-NY for eight years, where he oversees our community organizing, leadership development, and campaign work.  He has worked as a […]

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