Long Beach seminar offers tips on financial empowerment for African-Americans

Long Islands African-American community heard tips on how to create wealth that can be passed down from generation to generation and tapped for emergencies. About 70 residents, community, business and church leaders attended the event at the Christian Light Missionary Baptist Church in Long Beach on Saturday, March 15, 2014. It was hosted by New York Life Long Island and STW Advocacy for at Risk Youth Inc., in partnership with three local churches. (Credit: Jim Staubitser)