Susan L. Taylor’s National CARES Mentoring Movement Hosts Star-Studded Gala

National CARES Mentoring Movement 1On Monday, January 25, 2016, the will host its first-ever For the Love of Our Children gala, presented by Verizon, to raise critical funding that will support the replication of the organization’s transformational group-mentoring programs, now operating in four US cities.  Continue Reading →

Salters Scene: 7th Annual T.E.A.L. Walk/Run

 Pamela-Esposito-Amery and Eric L. Adams

Pamela-Esposito-Amery and Eric L. Adams

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The 7th Annual Tell Every Amazing Lady about About Ovarian Cancer (T.E.A.L.) Walk/Run took place on Saturday, September 12th, at the Bandshell in Prospect Park, Brooklyn. Continue Reading →

$2 Mil in “CityDoctors” Scholarships From Harlem To Hollis

CityDoctors-Scholarship-Recipients 2 President Dr. Ram Raju today announced 17 students who under the CityDoctors scholarship program will receive scholarships worth $1.8 million to attend St. George’s University School of Medicine. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: 7th Annual Unbridled Eve Derby Prelude Party

Omarosa2On Thursday, January 7, 2016, true Southern hospitality was in Hollywood to celebrate the spirit of the Kentucky Derby with the by-invitation-only Unbridled Eve Derby Prelude Party with Presenting Sponsor Delta Dental at the London West Hollywood, Ca.

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Harlem’s Elisabeth Mason Wins NYer Of The Year

elizabeth mason nyer of the year east harlemEast Harlem native Elisabeth Mason, co-founder and former CEO of Single Stop USA, a not-for-profit organization that connects low-income Americans with life-transforming resources, was named “New Yorker of the Year” by NY1.  

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Harlem’s Sweet Mama’s Serve All-Comers On Thanksgiving

sweet mamas in harlem finalStaff members are thumbs up for their work at Sweet Mama’s 689 Lenox Avenue and 145th Street in collaboration with Harlem Congregations for Community Improvement (HCCI). Continue Reading →

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine Dean Honored for Promoting

Nubian Union Legend Awards1Dr. Nadege Dady, Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM) Dean of Student Affairs, received a Nubian Union Legend Award at the organization’s “Chasing Stars” Holiday Gala Monday evening in Greenwich Village. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Carmel Anthony Donates Food (video)

carmel anthony inkicksIf you’re hoping to get into the holiday spirit a little early this season, let Harlem resident and NY Knick Carmelo Anthony be your guide. Continue Reading →

Here’s How To Help The Paris Attack Victims

the paris attack sliderFollowing yesterday’s horrific terrorist attacks in Paris, if you’d like to do something to show your support, but you’re not sure where to turn, Continue Reading →

Alicia Keys Fight AIDS At 12th Annual Black Ball Charity

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At last night’s 12th Annual Black Ball, Keep A Child Alive CEO Peter Twyman (or as the night’s Master of Ceremonies Chris Rock introduced him, “Peter Motherfucking Twyman”) quoted the words of Martin Luther King, Jr. when he took the stage at the Hammerstein Ballroom.  Continue Reading →