Daymond John, Bill Irwin And Many More At The Fab Harlem’s National Dance Institute Gala

National Dance Institute (NDI), the non-profit arts education organization founded in 1976 by legendary New York City Ballet principal dancer Jacques d’Amboise, hosted its 43rd Annual Gala at the Ziegfeld Ballroom in New York City. Continue Reading →

Martin & Jean Shafiroff Host Annual Cocktail Party To Kick Off Mission Society Of NY Gala

Lighting the way for equity in urban education, Jean Shafiroff and Martin Shafiroff hosted a reception on the Upper East Side on Thursday, April 4, 2019, to kick off the Mission Society of New York’s annual Founding Families Gala. Continue Reading →

Calvin Ramsey Going Home Service At Convent Avenue Baptist Church In Harlem (Photos)

Photographs by Ed Davila

On Thursday, April 4th, 2019,  was the Calvin “Cal” Ramsey Going Home Service attended by basketball legends Pee Wee Kirkland, John Starks, Earl “The Pearl” Monroe, Tiny Archibald and many, many others at Convent Avenue Baptist Church in Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

Las Vegas: Stars Shine At The 34th Stellar Gospel Music Awards Red Carpet (Photos)

Central City Productions wrapped up the taping of the 34th Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards on Friday, March 29, 2019, at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, NV. Continue Reading →

Legendary Harlemite Jennie Louise Van Der Zee “Madame E. Toussaint Welcome” 1885-1956

Madame E. Toussaint Welcome, born Jennie Louise Van Der Zee, January 10, 1885 – 1956, was an African-American visual artist associated with the Harlem Renaissances. Continue Reading →

Los Angeles: H&M Conscious Exclusive 2019 Gear From Harlem To Harare

With an H&M store on 125th Street in Harlem, H&M celebrated its new Conscious Exclusive collection with a launch party in Los Angeles on Wednesday, March 27th, 2019. Continue Reading →

Women’s History Month Celebrated By Harlem’s National Black Theatre And The Weeksville Center

Fifty years ago, Dr. Barbara Ann Teer founded the National Black Theatre (NBT). NBT, New York City’s oldest continually run Black theater, is celebrating its golden anniversary with “NBT Beyond Walls,” with activities across the city, country and world. Continue Reading →

Florida: Philanthropist Jean Shafiroff Hosts Tri-County Animal Rescue Shelter At Alice + Olivia

You know we love those who give back, and we love Jean Shafiroff, prominent philanthropist and author of Successful Philanthropy: How to Make a Life by What You Give, who hosted a reception at Alice + Olivia Palm Beach in Royal Poinciana Plaza, in Palm Beach Florida. Continue Reading →

Bella NY Hosts 6th Annual Hamptons White Party With Cover Girl Lori Loughlin (Photos)

Bella Magazine presented the 6th Annual Hamptons White Party at Southampton Social Club … Continue Reading →

Susan Taylor, Mayor de Blasio And More At Annual Wall Street Project Economic Summit 2019

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio spoke at the 22nd Annual Wall Street Project Economic Summit Gala Thursday night, where he commended Rev. Jesse L. Jackson Sr. on his legacy, impact on the world, and continued efforts in the fight for equality, “breaking the mold and doing something different.” Continue Reading →