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For Immediate Release:
August 30, 2012
Media Contact:
Marta Martinez-Aleman


Vice Chairwoman Edmonson honors 13th annual "Things are Cooking in Overtown"

Vice Chairwoman Audrey M. Edmonson presented a proclamation to St. John Community Development Corp. Board Chairman Dr. Nelson L. Adams III, left, and its President and CEO, Ola O. Aluko, to mark the 13th annual "Things are Cooking in Overtown" held August 24, 2012 at Jungle Island in Miami. The event raises funds for the non-profit organization which focuses on providing safe, decent and affordable housing to low and very low income families .  Vice Chairwoman Edmonson supports the non-profit's work. St. John CDC is slated to complete 150 units of affordable housing in 2012 and another 100 units in 2013.

Photo credits: Ryan Holloway/Miami-Dade County Photographer