Supporting Community & Cultural Activities

Assemblywoman Helene Weinstein speaks to the crowd who turned out in large numbers at Opening Day of the Good Shepherd Sports Program. The Assemblywoman provides programmatic funding every year.

Assemblywoman Helene Weinstein welcomes members of the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene to the Capitol. The oldest Yiddish performing arts troupe, led by Executive Director Felix Frankel, visited Albany to promote its outreach program which is dedicated to bringing Yiddish Theatre to audiences who are unable to visit its theatre, especially to communities of Holocaust survivors. The theatre troupe offers an important opportunity for celebrating Yiddish culture.
Assemblywoman Helene Weinstein pitches in with community activists including Mrs. Emilia Lloyd, and Pastor Jeanette Bryant of Bryant Memorial Church as they make final preparations for Youth Happen'n '09. Assemblywoman Weinstein helps sponsor this yearly event which hosts over 3,000 community children.

Assemblywoman Helene Weinstein and Assemblyman Alan Maisel present awards to the young men of the Mill Basin Mariners Football Association at their 5th Annual Awards Ceremony. The Assemblywoman provided funding for the purchase of new sports equipment for the team.
Assemblywoman Helene Weinstein joined the Nieuw Amersfort Community Association at the 63rd Precinct's National Night Out Against Crime to strengthen awareness of local anti-crime programs.