On a recent episode of ABC’TV’s Here and Now, Sandra Bookman spoke to Mount Vernon resident Diana WIlliams, DDS, the president and co-founder of the Mount Vernon based not for profit Environmental Leaders of Color (ELOC). Interview starts at the 17:53 mark in the video below.
More about ELOC – Environmental Leaders of Color, a Mount Vernon-based organization committed to educating marginalized communities about climate change and clean energy, celebrated the second year of its Student Summer Energy & Environmental Program for Teens (SSEEPT). Over one hundred students from Mount Vernon, New Rochelle, Yonkers, and Port Chester participated in the six-week educational program culminating in a showcase of their final projects and a graduation ceremony at the Yonkers Waterfront Library on August 12, 2022. Following the graduation exercise, students were treated to lunch at X2O restaurant in Yonkers (read more).