April 2008 – Commissioner named Honorary Fellow in a ceremony of the Pi Eta Kappa Honor Society at Medgars Evers College
Commissioner Mullgrav was named an Honorary Fellow during the spring induction ceremony of the Pi Eta Kappa Honor Society and the Male Development and Empowerment Center at Medgar Evers College. Fellows are recognized for their mentorship, advocacy and investment in African American and Latino males, as well s a shared commitment to combating male under-enrollment in higher education.
March 2008 – First Annual Proud Partners Award
Commissioner Mullgrav was recognized by the NonProfit HelpDesk, a division of the Jewish Community Council of Greater Coney Island.
January 2008 – NYC Named one of America’s 100 Best Communities for Young People for Second Consecutive Year
America’s Promise, a national organization founded by General Colin Powell, named New York City one of America’s 100 Best Communities for Young People in recognition of a citywide commitment to collaborative and innovative youth programming. New York City also won this award in 2007. DYCD compiled and submitted the City’s application.