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 →

A-Rod’s Perfect Pitch At Harlem NYC Autism Charter School

imageThe pitcher brought his right arm forward and the hitter in the lefty box brought his bat around, and he dribbled the ball foul. But he happily circled the bases anyway because everything counted as a home run Friday at this sun-drenched field. Continue Reading →

Concert To Feed The Hungary In Harlem

WinardHarper_LJF10_photoby-FranKaufmanTwo 50 year old organizations Jazzmobile and New Heritage Theatre Group are joining the Buddhist Global Relief and Interchurch Center to produce Concert to Feed The Hungry at the Interchurch Center on Thursday April 30, 2015 in celebration of International Jazz Day. Continue Reading →

4,000 New York Cares Volunteers Revitalized From Harlem To Hollis

Harlem Rose Garden-2_Anthony BrozierApproximately 4,000 New York Cares volunteers revitalized 71 parks, gardens, playgrounds, and waterfronts across the five boroughs during the 21st Annual New York Cares Day Spring, sponsored by HSBC, on Saturday, April 18th. Continue Reading →

Harlem Fave One Hundred Black Men Awarded Walmart Foundation Grant

One Hundred Black Men Awarded $75000 Walmart Foundation GrantOne Hundred Black Men received a grant of $75,000 from the Walmart Foundation as part of both organizations’ commitments to fighting hunger and promoting nutrition among those in need. Walmart representatives awarded the donation at a ceremony held at the One Hundred Black Men’s headquarters at 299 Park Ave in New York on Monday. Continue Reading →

Harlem Haberdashery Owners Launch Elegant For Prom Clothing Drive

STORE LOGO WINDOWPhotographs by Hosea Johnson

On Saturday, April 11th Harlem photographer Hosea Johnson attended the launch of the Harlem Haberdashery Elegant For Prom clothe drive with owners Shayvionne Harris, Louis Johnson, Jr., and Sharene Wood and customers for behind-the-scenes kick-off shoot.  Continue Reading →

United Hospital Fund’s Hospital Auxilian and Volunteer Achievement Awards

harlem hospital gla 2015The 22nd annual Hospital Auxilian and Volunteer Achievement Awards ceremony took place on Friday, March 13, 2015, at the Waldorf-Astoria, from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. Continue Reading →