Support HCCI & GIVE-A-TURKEY to A Family in Need!

This Thanksgiving, join HCCI‘s effort to ensure that Harlem’s most vulnerable residents have a home-cooked turkey for the Thanksgiving holiday. Continue Reading →

Justin Timberlake Slated To Perform At Harlem’s Apollo In The Hamptons Event

Justin Timberlake, Mavis Staples and Gary Clark Jr. are due to perform at the eighth annual Apollo in the Hamptons event on August 12th, 2017. Continue Reading →

MEOC Gala 2017 Raises Thousands For Hundreds In Harlem

After 50 years of helping dismantle the socioeconomic barriers that have hindered the educational growth of many Harlemites and New Yorkers, the Manhattan Educational Opportunity Center MEOC Gala came together May 3, 2017, to celebrate its accomplishments. Continue Reading →

Delisfort, Harrington, and Sajous Join A Cocktail Fundraiser In Harlem

The Movement Theatre Company, a Harlem-based non-profit, will feature live entertainment from Broadway performer Christina Sajous (American Idiot, Holler If Ya Hear Me) and jazz pianist Willerm Delisfort (Willerm Delisfort Project), and food from chef Alycia Harrington (Houseman, Dirt Candy) at Upscale Uptown, a Cocktail Fundraiser on Monday May 22nd, 2017. Continue Reading →

Whole Foods NYC Gives Back To Marcus Garvey Park And Other Local Parks

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Whole Foods Market stores in New York City are joining forces with various city parks to celebrate the retailer’s 5% Community Giving Day. Continue Reading →

EHP Fundraiser And Special Tribute To Michelle Cruz In East Harlem

Participant of Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses at their business.Please join the East Harlem Preservation team on Thursday, June 9th, 2016 as we celebrate our 11th year of community service and pay tribute to a beloved community leader, Michelle Cruz! Continue Reading →

Chef McCargo, Jr., Rev Run And Justine Simmons At Midnight Jazz Breakfast In Harlem

Bold Rhymes Meets Bold Flavor1The event hosts Rev Run and Justine Simmons with Chef Aaron McCargo, Jr., served up Smithfield late-night bites at the inaugural Midnight Jazz Breakfast at The Cecil and adjoining iconic 1940s jazz club, Minton’s in Harlem USA. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Macy’s Commemorates Rwanda Path To Peace

Rwanda at Macys_Cristina 1Macy’s is celebrating 10 years of its Rwanda Path to Peace initiative, offering customers special commemorative red and white basket designs to honor the decade-long partnership. Continue Reading →

NYC Century Bike Tour Fundraiser Ends In Harlem

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NYC Century Bike Tour Showcases Riding in NYC, Raises Funds for Safety
Event also Features ‘Foodie Fondo’ and Expanded Finish Fest in Central Park In Harlem Meer in Harlem. Continue Reading →

Salters Scene: 2nd Annual All Star Code Summer Benefit

Maurice DuBois, Christina Lewis Halpern and Valentino D. Carlotti

Maurice DuBois, Christina Lewis Halpern and Valentino D. Carlotti

By Udo Salters

The 2nd Annual All Star Code (ASC) Benefit took place on July 25th in the Hamptons. All Star Code is a non-profit organization founded in 2013 by Christina Lewis Halpern, a 2014 Echoing Green Fellowship Finalist, a 2014 White House STEM Access Champion of Change, and daughter of Reginald and Loida Lewis.

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Salters Scene: Rush Arts Foundation’s Art For Life

Dave Chappelle and Russell Simmons

Dave Chappelle and Russell Simmons

By Udo Salters

Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation’s 20th anniversary at the 2015 Art For Life benefit took place on Saturday, July 18th,, 2015. This year’s honorees were Dave Chappelle, Michaela and Simon de Pury, Ava DuVernay, and featured artist Wangechi Mutu. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: The TIF Illumination Project In Chicago

tifOur friend Tom Tresser, Lead Organizer in Chi-Town reached out to Harlem World Magazine asking us to be a part of the Indiegogo campaign to keep the TIF (Tax Increment Financing) Illumination Project alive. Continue Reading →

Salters Scene: Apollo Theater 2015 Spring Gala

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By Udo Derrick Salters

The Apollo Theater 2015 Spring Gala on Monday, June 6th was a great night at the Apollo. Hosting duties were handled by Extra TV Correspondent A. J. Calloway. Continue Reading →

Salters Scene: The Annual Figure Skating In Harlem Stars Gala

Gloria Steinem

Gloria Steinem

By Udo Salters

On April 13th, 2015, he 10th Annual Skating with the Stars Gala A benefit gala for Figure Skating in Harlem took place in Manhattan. Normally held at the ice skating rink in Central Park, this year’s event was held at the fabulous event space 583 Park Avenue. 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 →