Harlem Rep. Adriano Espaillat Introduces Gun Violence Prevention Package

Today, U.S. Reps. Adriano Espaillat, Val Demings, Mike Quigley, Mike Thompson, Sheila Jackson Lee, Joe Neguse, Ted Deutch, and Peter DeFazio introduced the Protecting Our Communities Act. Become an Harlem Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio Public Advocate Williams Announce New Gun Violence Prevention Program

Mayor Bill de Blasio and Public Advocate Jumaane D. Williams today announce the Advance Peace Model pilot program from Harlem to Hollis. Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up For Continue Reading →

Celebrities And Others Join Campaign Supporting Communities Against COVID And Gun Violence

New York City celebrities comedian Tracy Morgan and actress Rosario Dawson teamed up with community leaders and The Office to Prevent Gun Violence (OPGV) on its citywide digital campaign. Become Continue Reading →

Harlem Rep. Espaillat And Others Announce Funding For Sexual And Domestic Violence Orgs

U.S. Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer and U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand today announced $2,400,000 in federal funding for four organizations in New York City that provide legal services to Continue Reading →

First Lady McCray Announces Groundbreaking Initiative To Intervene In Domestic Violence

Today, First Lady Chirlane McCray announced Interrupting Violence At Home, a groundbreaking citywide effort to address domestic violence through services, training, and intervention for abusive partners who are not involved Continue Reading →

de Blasio Administration Launches “NYC Go Purple Day” New Domestic Violence Ad Campaign

In honor of NYC Go Purple Day, the de Blasio Administration today launched a new ad campaign to raise awareness about domestic violence. Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up Continue Reading →