Apollo Spring Gala 2016 With LL COOL J, O’Jays And More

Deborah Cox attends the 10th Annual Apollo Theater Spring Gala at The Apollo Theater_Photo by Shahar Azran for WireImageThe Apollo Theater, a leading not-for-profit performing arts institution and one of the nation’s greatest cultural treasures, today announced the star-studded line up for its 11 th Annual Spring Gala—its biggest fundraising even t of the year—to be held on Monday, June 13 at 7pm. Continue Reading →

Fab Ailey Star Studded Opening Night Gala

Jessica+Lang+and+Kanji+Segawa+with+Robert+Battle.++Photo+by+Christopher+Duggan._be406caa-c311-47a1-b195-c9b0f2da402b-prvLast night, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s holiday season at New York City Center kicked off with an Opening Night Gala Benefit. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: 4th Annual Eva Longoria Foundation Dinner

EvaLangoria 1Friday, November 6th, in East Harlem style a dinner celebrating The Eva Longoria Foundation raised funds to support the Foundation’s mission to help Latinas build better futures for themselves and their families through education and entrepreneurship. Continue Reading →

HEAF Honors Roger W. Ferguson At 11th Annual Gala

HEAF GALA 1The Harlem Educational Activities Fund (HEAF) hosted its 11th Annual Gala on October 27th at the Mandarin Oriental in New York City, raising $1.2 million in support of its college access and success programs for young people in need. Continue Reading →

HW PicK: NYU Langone Perlmutter Cancer Center Gala

Photo 1 galaNYU Langone Medical Center raised more than $1.6 million at its annual Perlmutter Cancer Center Gala held Wednesday, October 21, at The Plaza Hotel in Manhattan. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Hoda Kotb Hosts NYWF Fall Gala

54fec6a2ae0ad-ghk-hoda-kotb-vdthbe-xlnOn Thursday, October 15, 2015, The New York Women’s Foundation (NYWF) will host its annual fall gala in The Grand Ballroom at The Plaza.  Continue Reading →

Up Close with CC Minton: Nick Cannon Attends Harlem School of the Arts Gala

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The Harlem School of the Arts hosted its 50th year anniversary in the Grand Ballroom at The Plaza Hotel.  The star-studded event recognized the achievement of artists, community leaders and activists while raising funds crucial to empowering young people from under-served communities in Harlem and throughout the city. Continue Reading →

Join The Doe Fund Celebrate 30 Years of Fighting Homelessness

doe fund join nowFor thirty years, The Doe Fund has transformed the lives of men and their families in and out of Harlem through the power of economic opportunity.  Continue Reading →

Salters Scene: MoCADA Inaugural Masquerade Ball

Jesse Williams and James E. Bartlett

Jesse Williams and James E. Bartlett

The Museum of Contemporary African Diasporan Arts (MoCADA) held its inaugural Masquerade Ball on Thursday, May 14th at the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) Leperca Space. Continue Reading →

Salters Scene: Apollo Theater 2015 Spring Gala

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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 →