Thelma Golden Added To The Obama Foundation Board

The State Journal reports that Barack Obama Foundation building President Barack Obama’s future library is adding the versatile Thelma Golden to its board. She’s the director and chief curator of Continue Reading →

B.P. Brewer Co-hosts President Obama’s My Brother’s Keeper Symposium In Harlem

On Monday, Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer will co-host and deliver remarks at the first of four My Brother’s Keeper convenings in Harlem for educators, youth services providers, researchers, Continue Reading →

Gordon Parks Foundation Hosts Awards Dinner With Alicia Keys, Swiss Beatz, And Others

On Tuesday, June 6, 2017, at Cipriani 42nd Street, The Gordon Parks Foundation will host its Annual Awards Dinner and Auction celebrating Parks’ rich legacy and honoring those that continue Continue Reading →

Harlem Fave DJ M.O.S. With Diddy, Obama, Naomi And More (video)

Harlem World Magazine got a shout out from one of our favorite HW readers DJ M.O.S. who sent us some exclusive behind-scene love from Vegas for the Pacquiao / Mayweather fight to Continue Reading →

Washington DC: Black Benefactors Dinner Series With Reggie Van Lee

Join Black Benefactors (BB) giving circle as we kick off our 2018 Dinner Series with Reggie Van Lee, philanthropist, arts advocate and retired Executive Vice President, Booz Allen Hamilton.

The Black Girls Rock! Owning Our Magic. Rocking Our Truth Book

From the award-winning entrepreneur, culture leader, and creator of the BLACK GIRLS ROCK! movement comes an inspiring and beautifully designed book that pays tribute to the achievements and contributions of Continue Reading →

Los Angeles: Stars Come Out At The Breaking The Silence Awards 2017

OWN’s Benjamin Patterson, Frank Ocean, Meagan Goode, Miss Jay Alexander and many other stars come out with a Harlem state of mind of support to shine a light on the LGBT community Continue Reading →

Op-Ed: Democracy Abroad, Hypocrisy At Home, Have We Learned Nothing From History?

By Michael McQuillan Having spent $4.79 trillion for our “War on Terror” in the wake of the September 11th attacks through 2016 according to Brown University’s Watson Institute for International Continue Reading →

West Harlem’s John A. Catsimatidis, 1948 –

John A. Catsimatidis, born September 7, 1948 is a Greek-American billionaire businessman and radio talk show host.

Harlem’s Alicia Keys, Swizz Beatz And Others For Gordon Parks Gala 2017 At Cipriani’s

On Tuesday, June 6, 2017, at Cipriani 42nd Street, The Gordon Parks Foundation will host its Annual Awards Dinner and Auction celebrating Parks’ rich legacy and honoring those that continue Continue Reading →

JBF To Honor Marcus Samuelsson At Chefs And Champagne NYC Summer Fundraiser

The James Beard Foundation (JBF), the country’s preeminent culinary organization, announced today that Marcus Samuelsson, multiple James Beard Award–winning chef, author, philanthropist, and restaurateur, will be honored at this year’s Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Former VP Joe Biden Guest of Honor At Stony Brook Annual Gala

Stony Brook University will recognize the 47th Vice President of the United States of America, the Honorable Joseph R. Biden Jr., at its annual Stars of Stony Brook Gala on Wednesday, April 19 at Pier Continue Reading →

US Second Lady Jill Biden Gives Keynote Address On Community Colleges At Columbia

Celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Community College Research Center (CCRC), Teachers College President Susan Fuhrman and Professor Thomas Bailey will host United States Second Lady, Dr. Jill Biden.

NYC Health + Hospitals/Harlem selected For Health Million-Person Precision Medicine-Study

NYC Health + Hospitals/Harlem is proud to announce the hospital has been selected among four medical centers in New York City that will be part of a nearly $4 million Continue Reading →

Harlem World Magazine Reading Series, Part One

Come and hear these illustrious Harlem authors in three genres: children’s literature, fiction, and poetry. Come and taste delicious home made treats created by healthy eating advocate, CC Minton, and Continue Reading →

“New Research “Quantifies Hope” For Black Men And Boys”

A new report jointly released by Foundation Center and the Campaign for Black Male Achievement shows a distinct trend toward increased U.S. foundation funding for organizations and programs that are working Continue Reading →