Red Hook organization honored

The Red Hook Initiative was announced last week as the Gold Prize Winner for Overall Management Excellence by the New York Community Trust. The center partners with community adults to nurture young people in Red Hook. The organization has also played an important part in emergency relief efforts in Red Hook. Seen here are, at center, Executive Director Julie Eisenhard and Board President Lisa Cowan, and, from left, Melkis Alvarez, Ray Horton, Hildy Simmons, Jason McGill, Ronna Brown, Michael Clark and Pat Swann