Hey Harlem, Looking For Affordable Housing In Brooklyn?

bam_south_2Yes, we know its not Harlem, but CUFFH is hosting a free affordable housing workshop Wednesday for available units in the newest development in Downtown Brooklyn, BAM South.

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HW Pick: Join MC Lyte Conversation At AOL Build Live

mc-lyte“Love Jones” was originally released as a movie in 1997, but now it’s back and bigger than ever as a musical. “Love Jones – the Musical,” fuses an A-List musical line with a movie title that is nothing short of a cultural phenomenon. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Access To Credit & Capital For Minority & Women Owned Business Enterprises Town Hall Forum

The Small Business Expo For Free In NYC1Hosted by The Black Institute with The Black Latino and Asian Caucus

Town Hall Forum to discuss access to credit and capital for minority and women owned business enterprises. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Spend the Night At Brooklyn’s Rough Trade Record Store

sonosroughtradeairbnbAh, the weekend… Time to sit back, blare that favorite record, and pour yourself a glass of wine. Right? But wait, there are so many other things to worry about… Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: The 46th Anniversary West Indian American Day Parade & Carnival In Brooklyn

fest11Photographs by Seitu Oronde

On Labor Day, Monday, September 5th, 2016, Seitu Oronde was at the 46th Anniversary West Indian Day Parade (which was started in Harlem) in Jamiaca, New York. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Harlem Fave Spike Lee’s Michael Jackson Block Party Returns

spike lee enhanced1Harlem loves a good party, even if its in Brooklyn (just kidding), but nearly 30 years after “Do The Right Thing,” Spike Lee is still throwing the best block parties in Bed-Stuy. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Michaela angela Davis And Featuring Terrie Williams At Breaking the Stigma of Mental Illness

Davis and williams1To confront the debilitating effect of mental illness on Brooklyn’s low income communities, Brooklyn Community Services (BCS), will host the summit Brooklyn Stand Up! Breaking the Stigma of Mental Illness.  Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Carla Hall Of ABC’s The Chew To Host 150th Anniversary Gala

Carla Hall hw pickBrooklyn Community Services (BCS) announces that Carla Hall, the acclaimed cuisine author and co-host of ABC’s popular lifestyle series The Chew, will be the emcee at the historic 150th Anniversary Kick-Off Gala Our Purpose is Our Community. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: CACCI Honoring Thought Leaders

brooklyn1Photographs by Seitu Oronde

On Thursday, January 7th, 2016, the Caribbean American Chamber Of Commerce and Industry (CACCI) honored thought leaders and new members at the Brooklyn Borough Hall, Brooklyn, New York.

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Rangel: Shirley Chisholm Deserves This Honor

Shirley Chisholm 1970sHarlem Congressman Charles B. Rangel, who represents the 13th Congressional District of New York that includes Upper Manhattan and parts of the Bronx, released the following statement regarding his colleague Shirley Chisholm, Continue Reading →