Mayor de Blasio And NYCEDC Announce Columbia University Will Operate and Oversee Pandemic Response Institute

Today, Mayor Bill de Blasio, New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC), and NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) announced their selection of Columbia University Harlem. Become an Continue Reading →

The COVID Crisis: Mayor de Blasio Appoint Members To Sector Advisory Councils

Today, Mayor Bill de Blasio appointed members to the following Sector Advisory Councils: Non-Profit and Social Services, Public Health and Healthcare, Faith-based, Construction and Real Estate, Education, and Surface Transportation. Continue Reading →

D. A. Vance Invests In Domestic Violence Intervention Program From Harlem To Houston

Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr., today announced the award of a $1.475 million grant to Urban Resource Institute (URI), a leading provider of domestic violence programs and services Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Mark-Viverito, Mayor Bill de Blasio And Others Expand Paid Leave To Domestic Violence Survivors

Mayor Bill de Blasio today signed Intro. 1313-A that expands paid leave to domestic violence, sexual assault, stalking and trafficking survivors. Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up For Our Continue Reading →

Harlem Domestic Violence Shelter Provides Safe Haven For Survivors’ Pets

When deciding whether or not to flee an abusive relationship, 48 percent of women choose not to leave out of fear of what may happen to their pets, according to Continue Reading →

Mayor Bill de Blasio And Others To Establish Climate Solutions Center In New York City

Mayor Bill de Blasio and The Trust for Governors Island (the Trust) today launched a global competition to create climate-focused research and educational hub on Governors Island. Become an Harlem Continue Reading →