MOSPCE creates events that bring together some of our city's most notable public figures, faith leaders, activists, artists, and many other talented individuals. These events set the stage for and support our continuous effort to generate dialogues, address issues, celebrate diversity, and form new bridges between local government and those whom we serve.
Here are some examples of our major community events:
June 7, 2022
The Mayor hosted a reception celebrating the LGBTQ+ Community at Gracie Mansion to kick-off Pride Month.
February 10, 2022
Mayor Eric Adams hosted his inaugural Interfaith Breakfast at The New York Public Library. This was the first-time this annual event was held in person since 2020.
December 9, 2021
Mayor Bill de Blasio and First Lady Chirlane McCray hosted a reception to express their appreciation to the interfaith leaders the administration has worked with over the last 8 years.
December 8, 2021
Mayor Bill de Blasio hosted a reception with The NYC Department of Small Business Services to acknowledge and thank the small business community for their partnership and resiliency throughout the pandemic.
November 18, 2021
The Mayor and First Lady hosted a reception to celebrate organizations and leaders that have supported the administration's behavioral and mental health initiatives over the last 8 years.
October 30-31, 2021
Every year since 2014, Mayor Bill de Blasio and First Lady Chirlane McCray welcome thousands of children from all over New York City, including families from homeless shelters to celebrate Halloween with them at Gracie Mansion.
June 30, 2021
Mayor Bill de Blasio and First Lady Chirlane McCray gathered NYC faith leaders for an interfaith luncheon to discuss the importance of the COVID-19 vaccine, how best to provide mental health resources to young people and the ways in which the city is taking action to combat violence amongst youth.
June 29, 2021
Mayor Bill de Blasio honored Destination Tomorrow, the Bronx LGBTQ Center, in celebration of LGBTQ Pride Month.
March 14, 2021
On March 14, the one-year anniversary of New York City's first pandemic-related death, Mayor Bill de Blasio honored New Yorkers who have passed away during the COVID-19 pandemic and commended the tireless efforts of essential workers.
January 26, 2021
Held virtually this year, the Mayor and Frist Lady's annual Interfaith gathering was dedicated to a dialogue on the COVID-19 vaccine.