State Sen. Kevin Parker, Jamaican Embassy hand out baked goods in Brooklyn
AmNews Staff Reports | 7/23/2020, 4:18 p.m.
State Sen. Kevin Parker teamed up with Jamaican Consul General Alsion Roach Wilson to distribute over 400 boxes of baked goods to members of the Jamaican community in Central Brooklyn last weekend.
The event started at 9:30 a.m. in front of the HSBC bank near Flatbush Junction and was in partnership with the National Bakery, Little Carribean NYC, Western Union and Metro Plus Health.
Parker expressed his pleasure at the chance to work with General Alsion Roach Wilson and provide for one of the largest Jamaican diasporas in the country.
Items handed out were provided by National Bakery and included spice buns, water crackers, tea biscuits, bulla and other fresh-bread items.