Honors & awards

4/24/13 We won a White House award “Champions of Change” for our hurricane Sandy recovery work, from saving the tanker MARY A. WHALEN to helping the Red Hook community ashore. 

5/19/13 Our Director Carolina Salguero received a National Maritime Historical Society "New York Harbor Historic Ship Steward Award of Excellence" for her work with the MARY A. WHALEN. 

6/18/13 The NYS Senate passed Resolution J2531-2013 (sponsored by Velmanette Montgomery, co-sponsored by Daniel Squadron) honoring PortSide for White House award and Sandy recovery work. 

Press Releases:

12/5/13 This Old Ship Kitchen December Galley Restoration Campaign

10/29/13 Red Hook Marks the One Year Anniversary of Sandy

10/24/13 PortSide-Sandy-Anniversary-our-year-from-ship-to-shore+our-Sandy-honorees

10/22/13 WWII-women+children-merchant-mariners-bills-before-congress

4/23/13 PortSide NewYork wins a White House "Champions of Change" award for Sandy recovery work

4/24/13 White House press release on  "Champions of Change" Sandy awards