Hostos Community College of The City University of New York is pleased to announce that Jason A. Caraballo and Julio Reyes have joined the Hostos Foundation Board, which offers financial assistance to deserving students through gifts, scholarships, subsidies, endowments, grants, bequests, and other funds. They bring wide-ranging experiences, and a strong commitment to the Bronx, to their new roles.
Jason A. Caraballo

Mr. Caraballo is a lifelong Bronxite. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Healthcare Management & Policy from Georgetown University and a Master of Public Administration Degree in Health Policy & Management from the New York University Robert F. Wagner School of Public Service. His career began at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and is now the Community Relations Manager at Montefiore Medical Center—a longstanding community partner to Hostos that is generously serving as a Platinum Sponsor of Hostos’ 50th Anniversary Scholarship Benefit on April 19. Mr. Caraballo is a member of Bronx Community Board 4, where he serves on the Youth & Education Committee, and the Secretary of the Bronx Young Democrats.
Julio Reyes

Mr. Reyes has a long history with Hostos. He has been an Allied Health Services Pipeline Board Member and currently serves on the Hostos 50th Anniversary Scholarship Benefit Committee. He has worked with the Career Development Office, taken part in numerous career fairs, career pay panels, and banking events. Reyes is the Vice President, Popular Community Bank and Branch Area Manager for the Bronx, overseeing five branches and 46 employees. Popular Community Bank is another important Hostos supporter and a Community Sponsor of Hostos’ 50th Anniversary Scholarship Benefit. Popular has also provided vital support to Hostos’ Center for Bronx Nonprofits. Mr. Reyes graduated from Borough of Manhattan Community College and is currently attending Lehman College, where he is working toward a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration.
About Hostos Community College
Eugenio María de Hostos Community College is an educational agent for change that has been transforming and improving the quality of life in the South Bronx and neighboring communities for nearly half a century. Since 1968, Hostos has been a gateway to intellectual growth and socioeconomic mobility, as well as a point of departure for lifelong learning, success in professional careers, and transfer to advanced higher education programs.

Hostos offers 27 associate degree programs and two certificate programs that facilitate easy transfer to The City University of New York’s (CUNY) four-year colleges or baccalaureate studies at other institutions. The College has an award-winning Division of Continuing Education & Workforce Development that offers professional development courses and certificate-bearing workforce training programs. Hostos is part of CUNY, the nation’s leading urban public university, which serves more than 500,000 students at 24 colleges.