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Erik Andrade awarded Official Resolution by New Bedford City Council

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On Thursday night January 22nd, 2014 the New Bedford City Council presented Erik Andrade of La Soul Renaissance with an Official Resolutions in recognition of organizing the 2nd Annual La Soul Renaissance New Bedford Martin Luther King, Jr. “Children’s March & Teach-In” in collaboration and followed up with a day of service at GiftsToGive.

The recognition was presented by Ward 4 City Councillor Dana Rebeiro on behalf of the New Bedford City Council and the entire citizenry of city. Erik used the opportunity to speak truth to those whom are empowered and to speak to the entire city in hopes to create continued change. His speech was dedicated to Javon Brown, Ayah DeBarros-Andrade, Eric Garner & his children, and all children in our communities.