Brooklyn Co-Chair


Evelyn Pugh currently serves as the Family Co-Chair for the Brooklyn Borough Base Council. She attends monthly meetings with youth, families, community and service providers sharing information and resources to help support families facing their emotional well-being and mental health issues. She spearheads many of their monthly programs via zoom. Evelyn also serves as Chairperson for the Neighborhood Advisory Board which provides residents of low-income communities with an opportunity to help DYCD identify funding priorities and to recommend specific programs. She is also a New York State Rehabilitation Council member of the membership committee. She represents parent training and information Centers. The SRC Council provides support of Adult Career and Continuing Education services-Vocational (ACCESS-VR) on behalf of people with disabilities to employment. She is a longtime member of the Dept. of Education Community Education Council District 19 ,Brooklyn Borough President Appointee& Treasure member. Evelyn serves as liaisons for School Leadership Teams and collaborate with her D19 Superintendent to raise D19 schools. District 19 All The Way Up and Beyond!

“BBC’S is a safe space to Learn , Education, Empowerment and Engage our families and community across the five Borough and beyond to support, Respect and listen to my brothers and sisters who are dealing with Mental Health Issues and Stop the Stigma.”

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