Harlem Is ‘KEEN On Growing’ Healthy Eating

keen on growingLast August, Kids Enjoy Exercise Now (KEEN) New York, won a $25,000 partnership with Turbana, a leading banana producer, through the campaign “Win 25k For Your Cause.” Continue Reading →

HW Pick: A Fashion Night Out To End Child Trafficking (video)

1926052_371515896380020_6015809527038953058_oOn Thursday, June 4, our new fashion friends at Thesetnyc had a great event for Fashion Night Out to end child trafficking at the Holy Apostles Ballroom296 9th Avenue, New York City.

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Souleo: Hennessy Doc Explores Brand’s Relationship With African-Americans

Erykah-Badu_Courtesy-of-Hennessy1By Souleo

So what do you get when you combine a spirit brand with social justice, stir, and garnish with a jazz and hip-hop twist? The answer is all in the title of the documentary, “An Unexpected History: The Story of Hennessy and African-Americans.” Continue Reading →

Harlem CARES Mentoring Movement Benefit

photo-3_5-19-09-mentor-training-session_lead-shotCome celebrate with us as Harlem CARES recognize our leading, all-volunteer army and our efforts to provide a mentor to every child in need, in our village of Harlem. Continue Reading →

Summer Solstice Event Celebrates Success of Homeless In Harlem

graduation photoCare for the Homeless, New York’s oldest and largest provider of health care services exclusively to homeless New Yorkers of all ages, is holding its Second Annual “Summer Solstice Success Celebration” to celebrate success stories of currently or formerly homeless New Yorkers on June 22. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Carmelo Anthony Slam Dunk With Monroe Houses‬ Basketball Court

11391335_816101548473767_2255710035458260291_nNYCHA GM Michael Kelly was joined by the‪ Harlemite Carmelo Anthony and his  Carmelo Anthony Foundation‬, Council Member Annabel Palma, and Assembly Member Marcos Crespo for a special ribbon cutting ceremony to commemorate the refurbishment of the ‪‎Monroe Houses‬ basketball court in the ‪ Bronx‬. Continue Reading →

Union Settlement Ethnic Festival In Harlem

image002Just like last year, there will be an outdoor stage with a large variety of multi-cultural entertainment, over 50 independent, local vendors and exhibitors on the street, and other activities going on throughout the day for all age groups. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: NYU Langone Medical Center Violetball For Gifted Future Physicians And Scientists

1NYU Langone Medical Center raised more than $7 million last night at its annual Violet Ball held at Cipriani on 42nd Street in New York City. Continue Reading →