2014 Candidate Forum Series

New York State Senate and Assembly 

When: August 26th, 2014 - September 4th, 2014

Primary and general elections are right around the corner.  In order to ensure both candidates and voters are informed about the array of challenges our most vulnerable neighbors face each day, Food Bank For New York City will be presenting a series of candidate forums, in partnership with local member organizations and DNAinfo New York, a leading source of community news across the five boroughs.

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Forums will be moderated by DNAinfo New York’s editors and beat reporters, who bring in-depth local knowledge of community issues. 

Access more information and RSVP by clicking on the forum date below.

Download invitation flyer by clicking Host Location name.

Doors will open at 6pm

Date                        Race                          Host Agency/Site                            

Tuesday, August 26th

Assembly District 77

Christ Disciples International Ministries 
3021-33 Webster Avenue,
Bronx, NY 10467

Wednesday, August 27th

 Senate District 20 

 Mt. Hebron Church of Christ 
167 Chester Street,
Brooklyn, NY 11212

 Thursday, August 28th

 Assembly District 79

Word of Life International 
813 Westchester Avenue, 
Bronx, NY 10455

Friday, August 29th 

 Assembly District 60
Church of God of Prophecy 
71 Malta Street,
Brooklyn, NY 11207

Tuesday, September 2nd

 Assembly District 72

Fresh Youth Initiatives
505 W. 171st Street, 
New York, NY 10032

Wednesday, September 3rd

Senate District 14

The Salvation Army Jamaica Citadel
90-23 161st Street
Jamaica, NY 11432

 Thursday, September 4th

 Assembly District 55
O.P.I.N. (Other People In Need)
1768 St. John's Place
Brooklyn, NY 11233

This is a joint event with Neighbors Together,
 Bed-Stuy Campaign Against Hunger, and 
OPIN (Other People In Need). 

Other forums may be scheduled, pending availability of host sites in districts of competitive open races and/or moderator.

The Forum co-hosts have exercised good faith judgment in selecting candidates to participate in this forum and do not endorse, support or oppose political candidates and/or parties through participation in the forum.

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