Jessica Colon, the Deputy Project Director of the Red Hook Community Justice Center, was honored with the "Red Hook Community Spirit" from Calvary Baptist Church of Red Hook, along with long-time residents Missionary Edith Hough, and Mrs. Frances Brown and Mr. Halvard Brown. The award is given to recognize the work of community members that work to improve the lives of Red Hook residents. This is the first year of the award. Councilmember Carlos Menchaca and a representative from State Assemblyman Felix Ortiz' office were also on hand to celebrate with local residents.
Jessica Colon with Reverend John A. Credle Jr.