Black History Month 2019 - VA Western New York Healthcare System
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VA Western New York Healthcare System


Black History Month 2019

February 5, 2019

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Contact: Evangeline Conley, Public Affairs Officer

Phone: (716) 862-8753

Cell: (716) 512-9338      



VA Western New York Healthcare System Celebrates Black History Month


VA Western New York Healthcare System proudly joins the Nation in celebrating Black History Month in February with two special events scheduled at Buffalo VA Medical Center’s, Freedom Hall, Room 301.

Vendor’s Day will take place Friday, February 8, 2019, from 10am-2pm. Cultural wares, baked goods, desserts, and retail items will be on sale. On Wednesday, February 27, at noon, Barbara Miller-Williams, Erie County Legislator and retired U.S. Army Reserve Non-Commissioned Officer, will offer her special reflections on this year’s Black History Month theme “Black Migrations.” Light refreshments will be served.

Both Black History Month events are open to the public and will take place in Freedom Hall, Room 301. These celebrations at VA Western New York Healthcare System are EEO sponsored events.   

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