On Tuesday, September 27, 2022, the NYC Health Commissioner’s held a Communities Of Color Roundtable on the Covid-19 Booster and Influenza Vaccine on virtually on Zoom and live downtown NY.
In an important move, the Harlem 125th Street Business Improvement District and the Brixton BID have announced the first-ever Twinning of two such organizations.
Mayor Bill de Blasio today announced the relaunch of Communities Thrive, a $3.7 million, two-year investment in addressing the mental health needs of underserved New Yorkers from Harlem to Hollis.
Representative Adriano Espaillat spoke on the U.S. House floor this week to address the disparities affecting minority communities amid the ongoing COVID-19 public health crisis.
Today Representative Adriano Espaillat issued the following statement in support of his resolution, H. Res. 367, recognizing the impact of climate change on vulnerable and disadvantaged communities in the United States and around the world.
The Communities of Color Nonprofit Stabilization Fund is now available! Please see the details below.
The National Consumer Law Center would like to invite you to attend a free webinar on Rebuilding Wealth and Economic Opportunity in Communities of Color. The series focuses on restoring economic opportunity and preventing discrimination in communities that were decimated by the foreclosure crisis and the Great Recession.
By Carmen Fariña, NYC Schools Chancellor Creating inclusive schools is not only about classrooms having students with a wide range of backgrounds and academic strengths—our teachers should also reflect the City’s diverse workforce and represent different ethnic backgrounds, languages, and cultures.
The New York Public Library is proud to partner with The New York Public Library (NYPL) to invite libraries, school groups, and readers across the country to participate in Books for All.
Following a month of activities and events promoting the health and well-being of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and gender nonconforming.
NYC Mayor Eric Adams, New York City Department of Education (DOE) Chancellor David C. Banks.
NY Attorney General Letitia James today co-led a bipartisan coalition of 39 attorneys general in urging Congressional leadership to pass the Combating Illicit Xylazine Act (H.R.1839/S.993).
New York State Governor Kathy Hochul signed the Mercury Out of Cosmetics bill (S.8291A/A.8630A) today banning the sale.
EmblemHealth, one of the nation’s largest nonprofit health insurers, and advocacy and community leaders held an MPV (formerly referred to as monkeypox virus) educational town hall on Wednesday.
NYC Health + Hospitals/Elmhurst today announced the opening of its Mother-Baby Simulation Center to help reduce maternal deaths and life-threatening conditions in patients during childbirth.