One Hundred Black Men, Inc. of NY Hosts 35th Annual Benefit

Will Brown Jr., Gala Co-Chair; Rev. Jacques Andre DeGraff; Phil Banks III, Honoree;The Board of Directors of One Hundred Black Men, Inc. (OHBM) of New York honored seven business and civic leaders at the organization’s 35th Annual Benefit Gala held on Thursday, February 19. Continue Reading →

Are You A Student Leader Who Serves The Community

melissa mccartneyEach year for the past decade, Bank of America offers a select group of community-minded NYC high school students the opportunity to work a paid internship with a local nonprofit, such as the YMCA and Food Bank for New York City, as part of their Student Leaders® program.  Continue Reading →

Dining With Ms. LIl: Just Food is Connecting NYers with Healthy Food

Just Foods 6th Annual Tasting BenefitBy LIl Nickelson

Just Food is a non-profit organization that is helping feed healthy food to food insecure New Yorkers across the five boroughs through six (6) programs.  Continue Reading →

Cornelius Van Wyck Lawrence, Mayor, 1850′s

The Lawrence name is surrounded with story and legend of local and national historic significance. Cornelius Van Wyck Lawrence (February 28, 1791 – February 20, 1861) was a politician from New York. Continue Reading →