“Black Lives Matter”, March In Harlem (photos)

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Great images from the Working Families party as they document the community coming out in support of the Black Lives Matter march on January 19, 2015 near 106th Streets in Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

Harlem Mothers Hosts Vigil For Families Of NYPD Officers Slain in Brooklyn

vigil in harlem photos“The Mothers, Fathers and Families of Harlem Mothers S.A.V.E. want to send their deepest sympathies to the families of Officer Ramos and Officer Liu and want to take this time to pray for peace in our communities. Continue Reading →

Jacquelyn Kilmer, Harlem United’s New CEO

Jacqui-Headshot-MediumCropped-2Harlem United announced today that its Board of Directors has named experienced attorney and non-profit executive Jacquelyn (Jacqui) Kilmer as the organization’s next Chief Executive Officer, effective January 1, 2015.  Continue Reading →

An Evening With “Fathers” And Judge Mathis

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By CC Minton

As keynote speaker, Judge Mathis shared his inspirational life story with the same passion, tenacity, and authenticity that he brings to his show.

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Op-Ed: Charities Should Give, Not Beg

In just two short years, Giving Tuesday—the global day of giving on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving—has evolved from an inspirational idea to a worldwide media and philanthropic phenomenon. Continue Reading →

A Note From Our Friends At Ice Hockey in Harlem

ice hockey in HarlemThe folks at Ice Hockey in Harlem are sad to inform us that Lasker Rink will be closed for the duration of the 2014-15 season. From what was communicated, this is due to a major problem with their refrigeration system.  Continue Reading →

Boys & Girls Club of Harlem New Home At PS 186

extralargeThe Boys and Girls Club of Harlem moved one step closer Thursday to turning its new home from a deserted school building to a $48.6 million state-of-the-art facility, along with affordable housing. Continue Reading →