Disrupting Racial And Ethnic Disparities 2.0, NYers Of Color Face Inequalities From Harlem To Hollis

Older New Yorkers of color are more threatened by gentrification, more likely to skip prescription medications because of cost, more burdened by utility bills, and more financially squeezed by the responsibilities of family caregiving than older White New Yorkers. Continue Reading →

Macy’s And East Harlem’s Carter Burden Network Celebrate National Senior Citizen Day

On Wednesday, August 21st, Macy’s and the Carter Burden Network (CBN) celebrated National Senior Citizens Day with a full day of exciting activities for East Harlem seniors at the Carter Burden/Leonard Covello Senior Center (Covello). Continue Reading →

Senate Democratic Majority Supports Older New Yorkers During Older Americans Month

The Senate Democratic Majority will pass legislation today that will protect the rights and improve the lives of older New Yorkers from Harlem to Hollis. Continue Reading →

HCCI And Others Close On New 100% Affordable Senior Victory Plaza In Harlem

Camber Property Group, Harlem Congregations for Community Improvement, Inc. (HCCI), NYC Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) and NYC Housing Development Corporation (HDC) today closed on construction financing to build Victory Plaza, a 136-unit, 100 percent affordable building for seniors. Continue Reading →

Blink Fitness Boosts Affordable Fitness Access For Every Body From Harlem To Hollis

With a number of locations in Harlem on 116th and 125th Streets, Blink Fitness, the premium quality, affordable fitness brand is providing new and current members of all ages access to free and discounted gym memberships. Continue Reading →