In this week's episode, we speak with Aicha & Alexander Reyes from the Oyate Group out of New York City. Aicha & Alexander were both participants in the Beyond Rising program. Alexander now works for the Oyate Group helping students from the freshman high school level to freshman in college, like Aicha who is dealing with an undocumented status, to find resources, job skills, and opportunities. We hear from Aicha about how the program helped her find a summer job and resources for attending college to be a lawyer. As well as Alexander's experience when he went through the program and how Oyate Group wants to help even more students!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RICIvYQYuK8 On this edition of OPEN Friday, Rhina speaks to program coordinator Alexander Reyes of Oyate Group alongside recent high school graduates Jennifer Agbanyo and Briyant Boakye Frimpong to discuss the Brandon Hendricks scholarship. Click Here To View Original Article.
Kibin Alleyne is joined by Tomas Ramos, the President of Oyate Group & Junior Martinez, the President of Hoodspitality Group to discuss the benefits of the Entrepreneurship Program.
A scholarship dedicated to a Bronx community member who was killed days after his high school graduation get an increasing of funds. Brandon Hendricks was struck by a bullet and killed at a June 2020 barbecue. He had plans to attend college on an athletic scholarship that year, and now has a basketball court named after him by the Jackson Houses.
Kibin Alleyne is joined by Tomas Ramos the Founder & President of Oyate Group, to discuss how you or someone you know can apply for the 4th annual Brandon Hendricks Scholarship and why they felt this scholarship was the best way to honor Brandon life.
Host of OPEN BxRx Tuesday, Kibin Alleyne, is joined by Jason Autar, Chief Operating Officer of Oyate Group, to discuss their efforts to support the influx of migrants that are entering NYC.
El Grupo Oyate y su programa 'A Mother'5 Promi5e' organizaron un programa de recompra de armas el sábado en Washington Heights con la ayuda del Senador del Estado de Nueva York, Robert Jackson, la Oficina del Fiscal del Distrito de Manhattan y el Departamento de Policía de Nueva York.
Host of OPEN BxRx Tuesday, Kibin Alleyne, is joined by Cyrille Njikeng, Managing Director of Oyate Group, to discuss how NYC is battling the worst wave of COVID the city has seen in months and why is the Bronx continuing to see high numbers.
Bronx organization working to help borough reduce the rate of covid among bronxites The Bronx rising initiative brings vaccines directly to public housing complexes, communities and seniors centers and so far vaccinating more than 30,000 people.
This week's BronxTalk features a discussion on Bronx health, COVID infections, vaccination rates, and the importance of training doctors of color to increase patient comfort with expert medical advice.