Cooper Park Houses Eventful Summer

Cooper Park Houses Residents Council celebrated the 70th anniversary of Cooper Park Houses with a Family Day! Pictured (l to r) Cooper Park Houses Residents Council members and volunteers: Debra Benders (president), Radames Velez, Geraldine Lawrence, and Latisha Graham

This summer Cooper Park Houses has held a variety of community events from community cleanups to movies under the stars!

In July, The Cooper Park Resident Council, NYS Senator Julia Salazar, NYC Council Member Jennifer Gutierrez, and community organizations like UNO, St. Nicks Alliance, FDNY, and others gathered together to inform the community on services and participated in a neighborhood cleanup.
Cooper Park Houses residents and community organizations helped gather litter at the Cooper Park Houses Day of Action held on July 9.
Cooper Park Houses hosted two outdoor screenings this summer.  The first was Encanto (shown here) and the second was Soul.
All for trash cleanup and trash clean up is a job for all. Cooper Park Houses organizes a street cleanup on August 13. Michael Rochford, exec. dir. of St. Nicks Alliance (far left) and William Vega, Cooper Park Houses Resident Council (2nd from left) and others show off some of their haul and trash grabbers!

Author: The Greenline

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