Public Employee Press
Maf Uddin honored
by NAACP for
contributions to freedom and dignity
The New York branch of the NAACP honored DC 37 Treasurer
Maf Misbah Uddin June 2 at its annual Freedom Fund dinner-dance.
who is also president ofAccountants, Statisticians and Actuaries Local 1407, was
cited for efforts above and beyond the call of duty to improve the quality
of life for all workers and their families.
Branch President Annie
B. Martin said the award recognized Uddins many contributions to the
cause of freedom and human dignity and efforts in fostering the cause of working
U.S. Rep. Charles Rangel delivered the keynote address,
and Municipal Hospital Employees Union Local 420 President Carmen Charles was
one of the co-chairs of the event. Also honored were JeanJoseph Max Bruny, the
president of Food and Commercial Workers Local 888, and John J. Torpey, the president
of Steamfitters Local 638.