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October 15, 2020
The Greater Harlem Chamber of Commerce and the NAACP in concert with WBLS, the Harlem Arts Alliance, Prince Hall Masons , and the Black Media Alliance of New York present "ELECTIONS HAVE CONSEQUENCES" an ‘all-in’ discussion led by key Influencers in the fields of politics, education, arts & culture, and civic engagement, addressing the important impact of voting to EXACT CHANGE, SHIFT POWER-DYNAMICS, and to CRAFT A MORE PRODUCTIVE FUTURE. GHCC Virtual Action Summit ELECTIONS HAVE CONSEQUENCES Tuesday, October 20, 2020 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Principal Speakers: Honorable Charles B… Read More »


October 06, 2020
The CUNY Council of Student Life Directors presents a Voter Education Awareness event: Wednesday, October 7, 2020 6:00 pm Join us on the CCNY Student Life Instagram Live @ccnystudentlife for the dialogue featuring: Congressman Adriano Espaillat Congressman Hakeem Jeffries Congressman Gregory Meeks Congressman Max Rose Cheryl Wills - Anchor on NY1 (Moderator) Register to Vote! at www.cuny.edu/vote


September 16, 2020
SCHOOL SUPPLIES GIVEAWAY Boys and Girls Club of Harlem 521 West 145th Street Thursday, September 17th 12:00 PM – 2:30 PM Registration required at: marklevine.nyc/supplies Backpacks and kits provided by Friends of Public School Harlem *limited quantities*


September 15, 2020
Senator Robert Jackson hosts: A Virtual Townhall on the quality of remote learning in the lives of CUNY students. Featured Speakers:  Jonathan Galiardi  Assistant Vice Chancellor for Academic Effectiveness and Innovation  Sarah Truelsch  Director of Policy Research Ian James  Deputy to the Vice-Chancellor for Student Affairs & Special Assistant to the Executive Vice Chancellor & University Provost Wednesday, 16 September 2020 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Ask questions and get Zoom link at cuny.senatorjackson.com Meeting ID: 899 4871 7466 Passcode: 712841


September 04, 2020
On September 12 from 12:00PM - 3:00PM on Saint Nicholas Avenue between 118th street and 119th street, Senator Brian Benjamin will be co-sponsoring “Hope for Harlem.” This incredible initiative seeks to feed the mind, body, and soul of the Harlem community by providing groceries for families, care packages of essential items to children and adults, and lastly, hot packaged meals for families & individuals in need.  This will be a GRAB & GO EVENT, and will abide by all New York State regulations regarding COVID-19. This means individuals will be required to wear masks and… Read More »


August 21, 2020
Yesterday ( August 20th), Governor Cuomo signed election reform legislation that ensures every registered New Yorker has options on how to vote in the November 3rd  Election during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The legislation signed into law also takes steps to ensure that every vote is counted. Starting August 20th, all registered voters can request an absentee ballot if they are concerned about COVID-19. All Boards of Elections in New York State must count: All ballots postmarked on or before Election Day (November 3rd) and received within seven days after Election Day (by… Read More »


August 12, 2020
HARLEM WEEK 2020 will kick off Sunday August 16th with host of virtual events, workshops, and performances celebrating Harlem, one of New York City's most iconic and culturally rich neighborhoods. This year's celebration will take place August 16-23 and stream on www.HarlemWeek.com HARLEM WEEK's marquee event, "A Great Day in Harlem," will feature performances by Harlem Music Festival's All Star Band featuring Ray Chew, Hezekiah Walker, Erica Campbell, India.Arie, Ledisi, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Dance Theater of Harlem, NJPAC, Jazz at Lincoln… Read More »


August 03, 2020
Covid-19 & the Future of the Housing in NYC  with Rodrigo Sanchez-Camus & Kimberly Warner Housing Experts from Northern Manhattan Improvement Corporation Monday, August 3, 2020 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm  Pre-Registration is Required – Click Here https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_l_0XEWDpQM6eD6_UqWW-EA  NYC Councilmember Mark Levine will host housing experts from NMIC to answer housing questions and discuss the protections currently available to tenants, how to navigate the housing court system, and the future of housing in the midst of COVID-19. NMIC focuses on… Read More »


July 21, 2020
TEAM UP TO CLEAN UP! Please join Neighbors from 145th – 150th Streets, along with the Manhattan Borough President, NYC Council Member Mark Levine & Manhattan Community Board No. 9 for a Community Clean-up of Broadway!  Saturday, July 25th @ 10am Location: Harlem Public 3612 Broadway (between 148th & 149th Street) MASKS & SUPPLIES WILL BE PROVIDED  Your Community, Your Care…


July 16, 2020
Join Congressman Espaillat, Assemblywoman De La Rosa & Council Member Levine for a Virtual Town Hall on:  Covid-19 & the Future of the NYC Public Education System with  Adrienne Austin  Deputy Chancellor, Department of Education Monday, July 20, 2020 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm  Pre-Registration is Required - CLICK HERE https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_rEC38EaWSiia6gvTWvFKnQ Please Join Congressman Adriano Espaillat, Assemblywoman Carmen De La Rosa, and Council Member Levine as they host a virtual Q&A town hall meeting with Deputy Chancellor Adrienne Austin from the… Read More »


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