Seitu’s World: The Harlem Congregations For Community Improvement “Let Us Break Bread” Gala

Photographs by Seitu Oronde The Harlem Congregations For Community Improvement (HCCI) Inc. Board of Directors and the Honorary Dinner Chairs co­hosted the HCCI 13th Annual “Let Us Break Bread Together” Continue Reading →

Rabbi Wentworth Arthur Matthew Founder Of The Living God In Harlem, 1892 – 1973

Wentworth Arthur Matthew (June 23, 1892 – December 1973), a West Indian immigrant to New York City, was the founder in 1919 of the Commandment Keepers of the Living God, Continue Reading →

Community Stakeholders, Electeds And Others Join The NAACP’s Call Not To Reopen NYC Schools

Dear Mayor de Blasio: The NAACP New York State Conference of Branches has sent you and the Chancellor of Education Dr. Richard Carranza several letters since the beginning of June, Continue Reading →

Harlem’s HCCI Expands Board Of Directors And Its Borders

The Harlem Congregations for Community Improvement, Inc. (HCCI) Board of Directors welcomed three new members yesterday, expanding its capabilities to guide the organization and maximize its impact in New York Continue Reading →

Harlem is..HEALING Is Expanding Honorees And Adding Digital Programs To The List

The response has been extremely strong to a new digital campaign by Community Works and New Heritage Theatre Group to celebrate local Harlem heroes.