President, Ozone Park/ Richmond Hill
Baldeo is the president and founder of the Ozone Park/Richmond
Hill Democratic Club. He also founded the Baldeo Community
Outreach, Citizenship and Voter Registration Assistance Center. He
serves as president of the Baldeo Community, Citizenship,Youth,
Seniors and Welfare Center in Ozone Park; and as co-president of
the Medical and Legal Assistance Center in Richmond Hill. In
addition to being the chairman of the Community Empowerment
Congress for District 15 and the president of the Community
Environmental and Crime Prevention Watch, Baldeo is also a member
of the Coalition Against Hate Crimes and the Alliance Against Air
and Noise Pollution.
PERSONAL: Baldeo currently
resides in Ozone Park. For the past two decades, he has been
practicing law in the southeast Queens area, where his main goal
is to benefit the public. He is a regular contributor
and columnist in various media, usually advocating for changes
within the community.
JOB: Baldeo is an attorney,
arbitrator, mediator, prosecutor, magistrate and community
advocate. During the day, Baldeo is an attorney advocating for change
throughout his community. He works for the benefit of senior
citizens, working families, immigrants and small businesses.
Baldeo also offers free consultation and pro bono work along with
sponsorship and teaching seminars open to the public.
"Efforts to bring representation to the community, resources for
neglected neighborhoods, better education for the children,
medical care for all and better jobs and wages for working class
families," said Baldeo.
FAVORITE MEMORY: "The
birth of my only child Gandhi, 16 years after his sister died of
tragic circumstances," Baldeo explained, in addition to the
overwhelming "support from all diversities and communities, from
the Italians in Howard Beach and Glendale, to the Irish in Maspeth
and Middle ഀ Village, the Hispanics in Ridgewood, African Americans in
Rockaway and the West and East Indians in Richmond Hill, who
rallied behind our agenda for change in state government."
INSPIRATION: "To bring hope
to others, and to assist seniors, kids and working families on a
daily basis, both as an attorney and as a community advocate and
leader who cares," Baldeo said.