NYC African American And Others Talk Retirement And AARP NY/Siena Survey In Harlem

seniors in harlemAARP New York and Siena College will release a new survey of New York City’s African American Generation Xers and Baby Boomers showing in stark and disturbing detail how the two generations are struggling to afford basic necessities, how unprepared they are for retirement costs and how little planning most have actually done. Continue Reading →

NY1’s Cheryl Wills and Gospel Icon Donnie McClurkin Honored In Family Affair

Honorees Donnie McClurkin and Cheryl Wills Photo credit: Zo Photography

Honorees Donnie McClurkin and Cheryl Wills
Photo credit: Zo Photography

 By Dontré Conerly

In a fun-filled, lively ceremony held at Studio XXI in Chelsea, two of New York’s very own were the latest to receive honors this week from the Inspired in New York Series for their many years as innovators and trendsetters in the music and media industries.
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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 →