Harlem’s Children Zone Founder Geoffrey Canada Inducted Into The Crain’s Hall Of Fame

geoffrey-canadaGeoffrey Canada, from the Harlem’s Children Zone has been inducted into the Crain’s New York Business Hall of Fame. Crain’s honors business leaders who have transformed the city in their professional work and in their civic and philanthropic activities. Continue Reading →

Understanding Harlem The Ghetto Starts With The First Jewish One, Says Author

harlem and jewish ghettosThis year marks the 500th anniversary of the opening of the Venetian Ghetto, where the city’s Jews were forced to live for nearly 300 years. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Geoffrey Canada Wins 2016 Great Friend To Kids Award

geoffrey-canadaThe Association of Children’s Museums membership and board of directors adopted a resolution defining and guiding the growing role of children’s museums in closing the achievement gap during ACM’s annual InterActivity conference. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Geoffrey Canada Honored At Assoc. of Children’s Museums Showcases

geoffrey-canadaA New England-style town meeting and Ultimate Block Party with Harlem’s Geoffrey Canada from Halrem Chhildrens Zone are among the highlights of the Association of Children’s Museums InterActivity 2016 conference. Continue Reading →

Harlem Remembers Prince, Nothing Compared To The Beautiful One

prince at the apolloHarlemites were paying tribute to Prince after news of the music superstar’s death broke today. Continue Reading →

Children’s Museums Honors Harlem Children’s Zone’s Geoffrey Canada

geoffrey-canadaThe Association of Children’s Museums will convene hundreds of leaders from children’s museums and supporting organizations to learn about and advocate for the role of children’s museums in closing the achievement gap, Continue Reading →

Julian Bond Interviews Harlem’s Geoffrey Canada (video)

juian bondWith the passing of Julian Bond, we honor his legacy with the posting of an interview he produced with Harlem’s Geoffrey Canada in 2009, who was the president and CEO of the Harlem Children’s Zone in Harlem, NY.

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Anne Williams-Isom, Harlem Children’s Zone New CEO

AWI-HeadshotThe chief operating officer at Harlem Children’s Zone has been appointed to lead the educational and social service organization. Continue Reading →