Blogger Profile: Wanda Hernandez
Wanda Hernandez is a Board Member of the New York City AIDS Housing Network (NYCAHN) and has been HIV-positive for fifteen years. Born in Puerto Rico and raised in El Barrio, Ms. Hernandez now lives in the Bronx and is an outspoken advocate for social justice in New York. During the past year alone, she has testified during a City Council General Welfare Committee briefing, Senate Social Services Committee hearing, and participated in a special White Housing meeting on HIV/AIDS and homelessness. After receiving a bachelor's degree in business management, she worked in various business administrative positions during her career. Ms. Hernandez is also the proud mother of a daughter and grandson, and frequently writes poetry.
Wanda Hernandez is an outspoken advocate for social justice in New York.
April 27th, 2010
Why I’ll Be At the Showdown on Wall Street this Thursday
The big banks on Wall Street got a bailout but the rest of New York is sinking. The financial crisis created a painful catch-22: the recession means there’s more need for public services, but it also created historic city and state budget deficits that make it harder to provide them.Mayor ...