On Saturday, February 25, New York Mayor Eric Adams and Commissioner of Immigrant Affairs Manuel Castro met with asylum seekers at The Skyline Charitable Foundation's headquarters in the Andromeda Building in Long Island City, where Aid for Aids & Aid for Life hosted their third legal clinic "Ruta al Asilo." Fundavenyc and the Fernando Alban Foundation also contributed to the event which wrapped up with a lunch offered by Hungry Monk.
(L-R): Commissioner Castro; Mayor Adams; attorneys Carlos Calzadilla and Giselle Ayala; Jesus Aguais, Executive Director, Aid for Aids; Leonardo Uzcategui, Founder & CEO Fundavenyc. (IMAGE: THE SKYLINE CHARITABLE FOUNDATION)
Watch Mayor Adams addressing the asylum seekers.