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Hattar Organizes WWBA Volunteers for Read Across America

March 10, 2017

Read Across America - Jacqueline Hattar - Partner - Wilson ElserJacqueline Hattar (Partner-White Plains) celebrated Read Across America day on March 2, 2017, at the Eugenio Maria de Hostos MicroSociety School in Yonkers, New York. The pre-K – Grade 8 school located in southwest Yonkers has more than 600 students, with a minority enrollment of approximately 97 percent of the student body. This year, Jackie, who has been actively involved in the Read Across America program in the Yonkers Public Schools for the past 10 years, organized a team of volunteers who participated in this event on behalf of the Westchester Women's Bar Association (WWBA). Jackie and other WWBA members also donated books, t-shirts and supplies to the school district.

Photo Caption: Left to right: Dr. Andrea Coddett (Deputy Superintendent of Yonkers Public Schools), Ann McNulty, Lisa Denig, Elda Perez-Mejia (Hostos School Principal), Jacqueline Hattar, Julie Passman, Martha Terry, Shari Gordon and Christine Montero (Assistant Superintendent of Yonkers Public Schools).  

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