Harlem Rep Espaillat Introduces House Resolution Recognizing Women’s History Month And More

Today, Representative Adriano Espaillat released the following statement on the introduction of his resolution to recognize the contributions of New York women to the nation’s labor movement. Continue Reading →

Get A Lyft, As Lyft Celebrates Women’s History Month From Harlem To Jackson Hieghts

From International Women’s Day (March 8th) onward, Lyft is going to be contributing up to $10 to cover the fare of any sojourn to a location that’s historically significant to Women’s History. Continue Reading →

Join Women In Wine During Women’s History Month At The Harlem Wine Gallery

More and more women are making their mark in the traditionally male-dominated wine industry. Continue Reading →

2019 Annual Women’s Jazz Festival At The Schomburg Center In Harlem

The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture today announced its 2019 Annual Women’s Jazz Festival celebrating the contributions of Black women performers across the genre, and featuring both well-known and unsung women performers in jazz today. Continue Reading →

Emma L. Bowen, An Harlem Advocate For The Disenfranchised And The Vulnerable

Emma L. Bowen was a community activist in community health care and fair media. She was an advocate for the disenfranchised and vulnerable. She was one of the co-founders of Black Citizens For Fair Media (BCFM). Continue Reading →

Uptown Rep Alcantara And Others Welcome First Women-Owned Firm Managing City’s Deferred Compensation Plan

To mark the end of Women’s History Month, Mayor Bill de Blasio today announced that, for first time in City history, a women-owned financial firm has been hired to manage $100 million of the City’s Deferred Compensation Plan the voluntary retirement plan for over 180,000 City employees and retirees. Continue Reading →

JPMorgan Chase Announces $1 Million Investment To Support Women Of Color (Update)

JPMorgan Chase today announced a $1 million investment to help Black and Hispanic women-led startups thrive from Harlem to Hollis. Continue Reading →

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