Mayor Dinkins Honored With Leadership Award

Former New York City Mayor and Harlem fave David Dinkins, Doug Wirth, President and CEO of Amida Care, New York’s largest Medicaid Special Needs Health Plan (SNP), received the Health Care Leadership Award from the Acacia Network, Inc. at its 45th Annual Gala on October 15 in midtown Manhattan. Continue Reading →

Mayor David Dinkins At Maya Angelou Dedication

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It was the Esper dedication for the Maya Angelou Forever Stamp in collaboration with the National Park Service and the United States Postal Service, at the downtown African Burial Ground National Monument on Thursday, August 20, 2015.

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Harlemites At Hunter College’s Cocktail Reception

Photo-4---David-Dinkins,-Shyama-VenkateswarLast month, Hunter College President Jennifer J. Raab hosted her annual summer cocktail reception. More than 400 guests attended the event which took place in the historic Roosevelt House on East 65th Street. Continue Reading →

Happy 88th Birthday To Our Mayor, David Dinkins!

3805c47d-58f7-4638-8af7-3d2d48dfa1b5Join us to celebrate on Saturday, July 11th from 9-11am at the kick-off event of the Free Summer Reading and Tennis Clinics at the David Dinkins Tennis Club (DDTC) in Fred Johnson Park @ 150th St & Seventh Ave. There will be cake and singing! Continue Reading →

HW Pick: David Dinkins Chairs Friars Club Gala Honoring Diahann Carroll & Daymond John

dnkins galaHarlem fave and Mayor David Dinkins has been a member of The Friars Club for decades and is proud to serve as Event Chairman for the August 4th Gala celebrating two incredible honorees Diahann Carroll and Dayman John. Continue Reading →

Zenaida Mendez New Director Of The MNN In Harlem

mendez at mnnManhattan Neighborhood Network (MNN) has appointed Zenaida Mendez as the Director of the MNN El Barrio Firehouse Community Media Center. Ms. Mendez previously served as MNN’s External Affairs Director. Continue Reading →

The Harlem Junior Tennis and Education Program Gala

image009Time to serve up some food, fun and fundraising! The Harlem Junior Tennis and Education Program (HJTEP) is all set to celebrate its 43rd year of extraordinary service and dedication to its program participants on Monday, May 4, 2015. Continue Reading →

Nelson Mandela’s Widow Graca Machel, Actor-Activist Danny Glover And BET’s Michaela Angela Davis

Graca Machel 2Shared Interest, a leading New York-based nonprofit social investment fund, and Madiba Harlem at MIST will co-host the panel discussion “Women and Youth:  Driving Development in Southern Africa” . Continue Reading →