Google At Essence Festival 2017 In New Orleans

Google made a big splash over the weekend with three signature events all hosted at The Chicory: a Women’s Entrepreneurial Luncheon (Harlem fave 135th Street, CEO Shante Bacon served as one of the speakers) at the Essence Festival 2017 in New Orleans. Continue Reading →

3 Tips For Women Worried About Outliving Their Retirement Nest Egg

Few things make retirees more nervous than the possibility their savings could run dry.

And the situation can be even more troublesome for women, who are at greater risk of outliving their money because, on average, they live longer than men. Continue Reading →

Join Ms. Janet Mock At AOL Build

Janet Mock is a TV host and advocate lauded by the Anti-Violence Project, the Sylvia Rivera Law Project and the Ms. Foundation for Women. Continue Reading →

VoteRunLead Tours To Train Women How To Run For Office From Harlem To Hollywood

Starting this weekend, VoteRunLead.org will kick off their national “Run As You Are” tour by going on the road and bringing its popular workshops to 10+ cities with at least 15 events throughout the country to mobilize and train women interested in elected office. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Join Gloria Steinem, Angela Yee And Stacey Tisdale Black Women And Feminism

During the course of this transformative evening, a group of extraordinary women from multiple generations will share stories, history, insights, experience, and ideas that will benefit all who share this event and beyond. Continue Reading →

Dining With Miss Lil: WomenWerk’s 4th Annual Conference 2017

By Lil Nickelson

Students and professionals of African birth are no longer assimilating into organizations created by African Americans as much as they did in the 20th century. Continue Reading →

One Night Only #BlackGirlMagic: A Celebration At National Black Theatre In Harlem

#BlackGirlMagic: A Celebration, this is a one-night special theatrical event directed by Candis Jones, featuring Jessica Frances Dukes, Shannon Matesky, Nike Kadri, Cherrye J. Davis, Sandra Daley Sharif, Shariffa Ali, and Kim Crutcher at the National Black Theatre in Harlem, NY. Continue Reading →

ADIFF Women’s History Month Program Line-Up Announced

The earliest observance of the Woman’s Day was February 28, 1909. This event was organized by the Socialist Party of America in New York. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Shady Ladies Tours Presents “Nasty Women Of The Metropolitan”

Shady Ladies Tours will present the Nasty Women of the Metropolitan on Saturdays, March 11 and April 1 at 1:00 PM.  Continue Reading →

City Announces New Mentors Will Help Women Entrepreneurs From Harlem To Hollis

The NYC Department of Small Business Services (SBS) today announced 30 new Women Entrepreneur NYC (WE NYC) mentors and a new director who will help budding women entrepreneurs grow and build a thriving business. Continue Reading →

Harlem Congressman Adriano Espaillat Celebrates Women’s History Month

March is Women’s History Month and Harlem U.S. Congressman Adriano Espaillat released the following statement in commemoration of women’s achievement throughout the history of our nation.  Continue Reading →

“Self-Care Isn’t Selfish” The 4th Annual WomenWerk Forum And Gala In NYC

You are invited to join WomenWerk at the 4th Annual WomenWerk Forum and Gala! Celebrate Women’s Day with outstanding women figures including Vanessa De Luca of Essence, Zain Asher of CNN, Karen Boykin-Towns of Pfizer and Asmau Ahmed of Plum Perfect. Continue Reading →

Hollywood: Time Inc.’s Essence “Black Women in Hollywood Awards” (Photos/Video)

The 10th anniversary of Time Inc.’s Essence “Black Women in Hollywood Awards,” will air as a primetime television event on Sunday, March 5 at 10 p.m. ET/PT on OWN.  Continue Reading →

MDAD Presents The 5th Annual Women Empowerment Event In Harlem

Custom and creative design company MelimeL Digital Art Design hosts their 5th Annual Women Empowerment Event, a networking and panel event during Women’s History Month, on Saturday, March 18, 2017 at La Maison d’Art in Harlem NYC at 6pm.

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NYC Lobbying Firm Capalino+Company Creates App For Minority And Women Business Owners

Capalino+Company, New York City’s top government relations and strategic consulting firm, announced the launch of its MWBE Connect NY app that will help identify procurement opportunities for business owners and entrepreneurs from Harlem to Hollis. Continue Reading →