The Day HCZ Headquarters Was Renamed The Geoffrey Canada Community Center

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Photographs by Diane Allford

Can one person make a difference? We think these images from the dedication of the re-naming of the Harlem Children’s Zone headquarters to the Geoffrey Canada Community Center answers that question.

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Building Dedication Of Geoffrey Canada Community Center

geoffrey-canada On Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 Harlem Children’s Zone (HCZ) President Geoffrey Canada, former New York City Mayor David Dinkins, and Congressman Charles (“Charlie”) Rangel will join community leaders at the dedication of the Geoffrey Canada Community Center, which serves as the HCZ headquarters. Continue Reading →

Hillary, Yunus, Jung To Invest $50 Million in Women-Owned Businesses in Harlem

Grameen America 2014 CGI AnnouncementFormer U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton announced at the 2014 Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting Grameen America’s commitment to invest $50 million in over 7,000 women-owned businesses in Harlem through 2020. Continue Reading →

“I Love My Harlem,” T-shirt, 2014

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Okay, you’re in Harlem and about to cross the street on a green light in Harlem, in the broad daylight, when a driver honks their horn at you that we say “I Love My Harlem.’

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Harlem’s Bohemia Realty Group in Growth Mode

Harlem based Bohemia Realty Group in Growth ModeThe same blend of passion, creativity and commitment that first launched Bohemia Realty Group, LLC in 2012, and helped position the privately-held boutique firm as the go-to expert for Harlem and emerging Upper Manhattan neighborhoods …. Continue Reading →

Contest Down To 10 Semi-Finalists At Harlem Shake

Miss Harlem Shake 1After receiving over 55 applications, Harlem Shake, a modern “burger and milkshake joint” in Harlem, has narrowed the search for “Miss Harlem Shake” to ten finalists who best represent Harlem…and appreciate a good burger! Continue Reading →

Harlem Mothers S.A.V.E. and NYPD Partner For A Day of Peace & Health

Harlem Mothers Save Logo.jpgHarlem Mothers S.A.V.E. will partner with the NYPD on Saturday, June 21st for A Day of Peace and Health. A Street fair taking place from 10AM -6PM on West 128th Street between St. Nicholas Avenue and Frederick Douglass Boulevard. Continue Reading →

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra Swings Uptown In Harlem

Lincoln_Center_Jazz_OrchestraOn Saturday, June 14, Jazz at Lincoln Center will partner with The Harlem Children’s Zone to present Uptown Family Swing, a free community concert featuring the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis and Mr. Aubrey’s Show Kids. Continue Reading →

Jazz at Lincoln Center Team With Harlem Children’s Zone

Geoffrey CanadaOn June 14 at 5:00pm, Jazz at Lincoln Center will partner with Geoffrey Canada’s The Harlem Children’s Zone to present Uptown Family Swing, a free community concert featuring the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis and Mr. Aubrey’s Show Kids. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Geoffrey Canada At Town&Country Philanthropy Summit

Geoffrey CanadaTown & Country will present the magazine’s first-ever Philanthropy Summit at Hearst Tower in New York City on Wednesday, May 28, 2014. The Summit gathers the country’s most passionate philanthropists and visionary leaders of charitable organizations, with Geoffrey Canada from Harlem Children’s Zone as one of the lead panelist. Continue Reading →