UPDATE AT 1:47 P.M. - Out of respect for the victims of the fatal shooting that occurred earlier today at the Stop & Shop in West Hempstead, today’s dome-lighting ceremony has been postponed.
(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D – Glen Cove) will join LiveOnNY and organ donors and recipients to commemorate April as National Donate Life Month during a dome-lighting ceremony this evening at the Theodore Roosevelt Executive & Legislative Building.
WHO – Legislator DeRiggi-Whitton and County Executive Curran are scheduled to be joined by Nassau County Legislator Debra Mulé; recent kidney transplant recipient Tony Jimenez and his donor, niece Julianne Jimenez; 2019 kidney donor and organ-donation advocate Pete Prudente; and Karen Cummings, Community & Government Affairs Liaison for LiveOnNY.
WHEN – Thursday, April 20, 2021, 7:30 p.m.
WHERE – Theodore Roosevelt Executive & Legislative Building 1550 Franklin Ave. (front steps) Mineola, N.Y. 11501