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Hip Hop Legend Roxanne Shante will be the Keynote Speaker for our Long Island Legacy Gala 2023!
Select any of the following to purchase a ticket to our in-person events to be held on Saturday, January 14, 2023. At 10:30am, we will host a HIP-HOP SUMMIT with Roxanne Shante and other hip-hop legends for $25 per person. At 6:30pm at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, 1717 Motor Pkwy, Hauppauge, NY 11788 for $150 per person before 2023 and $175 thereafter. You can also become a sponsor or journal ad contributor to our annual fund raiser to defend against discrimination on Long Island.

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Please Support Our Journal By Purchasing an Ad and Emailing it to

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We will also be honoring the civil rights, human rights and humanitarian legacies of:

Reverend Roderick Pearson, Pastor of St. Mark's Remnant Ministies

Mr. Kevin Livingston, President of 100 Suits

Mr. Jason Richberg, Suffolk County Legislator

Mr. Waldo Cabrera, President of Islip Arts Council

Dr. Donna Jones, Superintendent of Patchogue-Medford School District

Honorable Alonzo Jacobs, District Court Judge

Ms. Serena Liguori, President, New Hour

Commissioner Rodney Harrison, Suffolk County Police Department

Mr. Alton Byrd, Vice President at New York Nets

Ms. Patricia Waite, Attorney at Law

Drs. Cleadous & Deborah Murphy, Physicians

Jack and Jill of America, Suffolk County Chapter

Assemblyman Keith Brown

Senator James Sanders

Assemblywoman Kimberly Jean-Pierre

Assemblyman Fred Thiele

Assemblywoman Michaelle Solages

Or DONATE ANY AMOUNT using CashApp $IslipTownNAACP, PayPal or Google Pay

ARTWORK FOR JOURNAL ADS – pdf, gif or jpg files are DUE no later than
Saturday, January 8, 2023 and should be emailed to

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