Comcast and NBC volunteers to give back to the community
Yacine Simporé Special to the Amsterdam News | 4/27/2012, 3:01 p.m.
As part of Comcast Cares and Green Universal's Earth week, about 67, 000 volunteers from NBC and
Comcast gathered on April 20th to renovate housings projects in Manhattanville
The Day's events were led by NBC host Georges Oliphant and with the participation from Michael Jack, president and General Manager of NBC 4 New York, Carlos Sanchez President and general Manager of Telemundo and many other guests.
"Harlem has always been the green jewel in the crown of Manhattan. By revitalizing the aged infrastructure at the Manhattanville Houses and providing our residents with a beautiful new urban landscape, we ensure that our green tradition will live on. I am so happy to join with Comcast and NBC Universal as they give back to the community of Harlem," said Assemblyman Keith Wright, Chairman of the New York State Assembly Subcommittee on Public Housing who attended the event said in a press release