Caribbean Impact Awards

March 30, 2023, 6:00 pm, ET

Russo's On The Bay, 162-45 Cross Bay Boulevard, Queens, NY 11414

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Caribbean Impact Awards Presented by Elliot Ifraimoff & Associates, Injury Attorneys remains one of the most celebrated annual events hosted by Caribbean Life.

The annual Impact Awards recognizes the achievements and contributions of outstanding individuals of Caribbean background who have created the most impact in their respective career fields — from healthcare, the arts, to advocacy, entrepreneurship, and much more. The celebrated honorees are committed to creating and framing the path for incoming immigrants and inspiring generations to come.

Schneps Media, publishers of Caribbean Life and amnyMetro, is proud to bring together these outstanding individuals to connect, support one another, do business and build our community.


Ann Marie Adamson-Serieux

Emblem Health

Sherry Algredo

Queens Community Board 9

Ty'East Alleyne-Bobb

Brooklyn Adult Learning Center/Central Brooklyn LC/Healing Hearts Chaplaincy/Typostrophe 360' LLC.

Mohamed Q. Amin

Caribbean Equality Project

Anthony Beckford

Royalty Consulting, SoSincere Entertainment, Rated X Energy Drink

Noel D. Blackburn

Brookhaven National Laboratory (U.S. Department of Energy)

Charmaine Bourbon

Grant Associates

Yvette Brissett-André, MPA

Unique People Services

Sonia Ava Marie Daly


Keisha Daniels


Angella Davidson

Neighborhood Housing Services of Brooklyn (NHS Brooklyn)

Dr. Thierry Duchatellier

Foundation for Hope and Health in Haiti (FHHH)

Princess François Estévez

America Needs You

Carl Forbes Jr.

CFJ Law PLLC | Metropolitan Black Bar Association

Quamid Francis

City Year New York

Cindyann Gaskin-Best

Health + Hospitals/Kings County

Michelle A. Gibbs

West Indian American Day Carnival Association

Roslyn Gordon, RN, MSN

Health + Hospitals/Kings County

Nancy Hagans, RN, BSN, CCRN

New York State Nurses Association

Michelle Henry

JPMorgan Chase

April Ann James

Health + Hospitals/McKinney

Jonelle Johnson


Donna Joseph

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated, Eta Omega Omega Chapter

Marsha Sinanan-Vasishta MSN, MBA, RN NEA-BC, CPXP

Mount Sinai Morningside

George Onuorah

Emu Health

Magdalonie Paris-Campbell


Marjorie D. Parker


Jordana Persad

Don't Pass The Peppa Sauce

Sarana G. Purcell

43rd NYS Assembly District

Renee Rhodd

Queensborough Community College

Apostle Cecil G. Riley

Freedom Hall Church of God Inc

Dr. Kerri-Ann Smith

Queensborough Community College

Barbara Stewart

St. John's Episcopal Health

Karmisha Superville

EBK Consulting Service

Jagdeo Tiwari

Ponce Bank

Andre D. White

Phipps Neighborhoods

Lamona Worrell

New York City Office of the Mayor


Caribbean Impact Award Honoree 2021

What a great virtual event celebrating Caribbean's finest! Caribbean Life Impact Awards Team did an excellent job and the event was amazing!

Sylvia Cothia

Executive Director/President
Positive Women United

Power Women of NY

I love the idea that the journal will have all the honorees in Metro New York area that will help us make a lot more connections because I go wherever the business takes me!!! Thank you for your ongoing support, I love your passion to see us ladies shine and grow. You and Vicki are amazing and I’m excited about the event on Monday!! I look forward to seeing you guys on Monday. You need to be honored for all the work you put in, when do you sleep? Lol I love and appreciate you!!!

Debbie Hootam

Vice President, Business Relationship Manager
Apple Bank

Power Women of NY

Tunisha W. Walker-Miller is a political organizer for NY ACORN and was the first African American Woman to serve as Executive Director of the New York State Senate Conference of Black Senators. In 2015, Tunisha launched the MWBE Consulting Group for Capalino, a top NYC lobby firm to help MWBEs and Non-MWBEs connect/comply with City and State regulations. She is the creator of a NY based MWBE Directory and co-creator of the MWBE Connect NY mobile app, which streamlines how MWBEs find government contracts. Tunisha is the founder of The Source Consulting Group LLC., as well as the Association of Black Lobbyists and Consultants (ABLC) . She is the recipient of numerous accolades, including the 2021 Power Women of Queens Award- Schneps Media, the 2020 Power Women of New York Award- Schneps Media, and the 2019 City & State Power 100 of the Most Influential Blacks in Politics (Black 100), to name a few.

Tunisha W. Walker-Miller



5:00 pm ET

VIP Honoree Networking Hour

VIP Hour for Honorees have an opportunity to meet one another and network with sponsors before the rest of the guests arrive. Drinks and Hors D’oeuvres will be served. Photographer will be taking pictures to be featured in Caribbean Life print and digital editions on April 1, 2022.

6:00 pm ET

Guests arrive

Guests arrive to meet, celebrate and connect with our honorees and sponsors. Drinks and food will be served as all attendees meet and connect.

7:00 pm ET

Award presentation

A high energy, fun award ceremony where honorees are presented their Caribbean Impact Award.

Victoria Schneps, President, CEO

8:00 pm ET

Raffles are Announced

100% of the evening's raffle proceeds go to a local cause.

8:30 pm ET

Event Concludes


Elliot Ifraimoff & Associates, Injury Attorneys


TD Bank

JPMorgan Chase & Co.




Ponce Bank

St. John's Episcopal Hospital

EMU Health


Unique People Services

Miss Jessie's

Schneps Media

Caribbean Life

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