Sign The Petition To Increase Micro-Purchases For M/WBE’s From $20,000 To $150,000

The New York Women’s Chamber of Commerce, and members of the M/WBE Community are asking YOU to sign this petition to which urges Governor Andrew Cuomo to sign Senate Bill S. 6513-B, which is currently on his desk, into law. Continue Reading →

DCA’s Lorelei Salas Launches Online Scheduling Service For Free Financial Counseling

NYC Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA) Commissioner Lorelei Salas today announced the launch of online scheduling for the NYC Financial Empowerment Centers, which provide free, one-on-one financial counseling. Continue Reading →

Google’s Angelina Darrisaw Talks Marketing At Harlem Business Alliance In Harlem

Google Digital Coach and Founder of C-Suite Coach, Angelina Darrisaw, will discuss why online marketing matters, key trends in the Small-Medium Business marketing ecosystem, lead activities on defining your target audience online at Harlem Business Alliance in Harlem. Continue Reading →

Free Workshop On Developing Business Partnerships

In this workshop, participants will gain the skills to build strong relationships with small and large businesses. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s CVS To Start Next-Day Delivery

U.S. drugstore chain CVS Health Corp., which has a number of stores in Harlem, said on Monday it would start next-day delivery from its stores in 2018, a move some analysts said was in response to Amazon.com’s potential entry into prescription drug sales. Continue Reading →

Isaac Kassirer To Buy $100M UWS Harlem Portfolio

Isaac Kassirer is expanding into the Upper West Side, with the pending purchase of a three-building multifamily portfolio for just shy of $100 million, The Real Deal has learned. Continue Reading →

MWBE Accelerator, A First-Of-Its-Kind Digital One-Stop-Shop In Harlem

Harlem Commonwealth Council (HCC) and Better Local Business Agency (BLBA), with support from Citi Community Development (CCD), have joined forces to launch a Minority-and Women-owned Business Enterprise MWBE Accelerator, a first-of-its-kind digital one-stop-shop for public and private sector opportunities. Continue Reading →

Banana Republic Employee From Harlem Told Braids Violated Dress Code

ABC news reports that a young employee at a Banana Republic store in Westchester County braided her hair. Continue Reading →

Congrats, Tim McChristian Appointed Executive Director Of Madison Square Boys & Girls Club

The Board of Trustees of Madison Square Boys & Girls Club today announced that Tim McChristian has been appointed Executive Director of Madison Square Boys & Girls Club. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s The Leading Niche Is #6 On Fortunes Top 100 Fastest-Growing Inner City Companies

Fortune reports that from an organic candy shop in Oakland, Calif. to a cutting-edge data consulting company based in Harlem, there is a wide swath of businesses thriving in America’s urban centers and creating jobs where they are needed most. Continue Reading →

Harlem Commonwealth Council And Citi To Launch MWBE Accelerator In Harlem NY

Access. Readiness. Capacity. Harlem Commonwealth Council (HCC) is launching a new, first-of-its-kind digital solution that will help make the procurement of minority and women-owned business enterprises (MWBEs) faster and easier while transforming local communities. Continue Reading →

New City Program To Offer Free Design Services To Support Neighborhood Development

The NYC Department of Small Business Services (SBS) today announced the launch of Neighborhood Design Lab, a new City program offering free visual design services to community-based organizations (CBOs). Continue Reading →

PayPal Appoints Harlem School Of The Arts’ Board Member Rodney C. Adkins To Its Board

Business Wire reports that PayPal Holdings, Inc., today announced it has appointed Harlem School of the Arts board member, Rodney C. Adkins to its Board of Directors. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Carver Federal Savings Bank Invites You To A Small-Business Seminar

Carver Bancorp, the holding company for Carver Federal Savings Bank based in Harlem, NY, today announced that the Bank is sponsoring two Profit Mastery complimentary hands-on seminars. Continue Reading →

Harlem Rep. Adriano Espaillat Seeks Rejection Of AT&T And Time Warner Merger

Rep. Adriano Espaillat, released the following statement in response to the proposed merger between AT&T and Time Warner. Continue Reading →