First Lady Chirlane McCray And Others Announce M/WBE’s Loans From Harlem To Hollis

First Lady Chirlane McCray and Deputy Mayor for Strategic Policy Initiatives Richard Buery, Citywide Director of Minority and Women-owned Business Enterprises (M/WBEs), today announced the launch of the Contract Financing Loan Fund, allowing M/WBEs to apply for low-interest contract financing loans of up to $500,000 for M/WBEs. Continue Reading →

Champs Sports Harlem Presents ‘Game On Air’ In Celebration Of Air Max Day 2017

As the world prepares to ring in Air Max Day in just a few short hours, Champs Sports decided to get an early start on the celebration by hosting a ‘Game On Air’ in-store event today March 25, 2017 at retail locations in Harlem and also Atlanta. Continue Reading →

NYC Brings Tech Companies And Non Profits Together For Neighborhood Challenge

The New York City Department of Small Business Services, along with New York City Economic Development Corporation, today announced the launch of Neighborhood Challenge. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Sharpton Blasts Trump’s ‘Wicked’ Budget

Rev. Al Sharpton used his weekly rally on Saturday to assail what he called “the immorality” of President Donald Trump’s preliminary budget proposal, and to urge his followers to organize in opposition to its program-slashing designs. Continue Reading →

Women Business Owners Speak At MMPCIA In Harlem

The Mount Morris Park Community Improvement Association is celebrating women during March which is Women’s History Month with a free talk with local Harlem business women who have impacted the community. Continue Reading →

Struggling Fairway Market In Harlem Quietly Taps New CEO

The NY Post reports that the Fairway Market in Harlem has a new boss. Continue Reading →

$9M Business Grants To Boost East Harlem And Other NYC Neighborhoods

NY Daily News reports that business strips across the five boroughs will be spruced up with $9 million in grants the city is set to announce Monday. Continue Reading →

How Harlem Investor Got The Worse End When Uber Crashed The Taxi Market (Updated)

Crains New York reports that when Dr. Amarpreet Singh received a tip from a patient back in 2013, he was all ears. The city was expanding its taxi fleet, the patient explained. Continue Reading →

2017 Shark Tank Casting Tour In Harlem And More

Pitch your business at casting calls for diverse entrepreneurs in Harlem NYC and more for the chance to appear on Season 9 of ABC’s Shark Tank! Continue Reading →

City Announces New Mentors Will Help Women Entrepreneurs From Harlem To Hollis

The NYC Department of Small Business Services (SBS) today announced 30 new Women Entrepreneur NYC (WE NYC) mentors and a new director who will help budding women entrepreneurs grow and build a thriving business. Continue Reading →