Anthony Beckford

Anthony Beckford is the son of Afro-Carib parents from Jamaica. He is a Father, published author, music artist, political consultant, community advocate and entrepreneur.  Anthony is a former City Council candidate for the 45th Council District in Brooklyn and former Special Assistant to Assembly Member Brian Cunningham in the 43rd Assembly District. Anthony is the founder of Save Our Youth Initiative, which has a sole purpose to engage with youth in underserved communities to minimize their chances of being involved in gun and gang violence and to provide much needed resources and services to them and their families. Anthony has partnered on various initiatives for seniors. Anthony has recently became one of the newest Executive Committee Members of New York Progressive Action Network and President of Brooklyn Progressive Action Network.