HCCI + NYIT Building Resilient Communities Open House (Photographs)

It’s a frigid Saturday afternoon in November 2017, but the winter temperatures can’t seem to penetrate the warm and excited atmosphere at 263 West 153rd Street. VIDEO “We re-imagine, recreate, and redeem cultural omissions and misrepresentations of Blackness, for the culture. ….” This post is made in partnership with British Pathé.

WPIX-TV Helps HCCI And Sweet Mama’s Host 3rd Annual Thanksgiving Dinner

On Thursday, November 24, 2016, for the third consecutive year, Harlem Congregations for Community Improvement, Inc. (HCCI) joined Sweet Mama’s Soul Food & Salad Bar for a Thanksgiving dinner giveaway that almost didn’t happen. VIDEO “We re-imagine, recreate, and redeem cultural omissions and misrepresentations of Blackness, for the culture. ….” This post is made in…

3rd Annual HCCI/Sweet Mama’s Free Thanksgiving Dinner Giveaway

Harlem Congregations for Community Improvement, Inc. (HCCI) and Sweet Mama’s Soul Food & Salad Bar will co-present the HCCI/ Sweet Mama’s Thanksgiving Dinner Giveaway on Thanksgiving Day. VIDEO “We re-imagine, recreate, and redeem cultural omissions and misrepresentations of Blackness, for the culture. ….” This post is made in partnership with British Pathé.

Today Is The App. Deadline For New HCCI Apartments

Harlem Congregations for Community Improvement (HCCI) will soon have 34 newly constructed (studio, 1 bedroom, and 2 bedroom) apartments at 260 W. 153rd Street available for rent in Harlem, New York.   VIDEO “We re-imagine, recreate, and redeem cultural omissions and misrepresentations of Blackness, for the culture. ….” This post is made in partnership with British Pathé.

Dining With Miss Lil: BMA 1st Annual Awards Reception

By Lil Nickelson Growing up in the Hamilton Heights section of Harlem in the 1960s and 1970s, I don’t recall any vacant commercial real estate spaces on Amsterdam Avenue, Broadway, Convent Avenue or St. Nicholas Avenue from like 135th Street up to 155th Street.  VIDEO “We re-imagine, recreate, and redeem cultural omissions and misrepresentations of…

Join HCCI For Their Developing Affordable Housing Panel Discussion

Clergy members, trustees, board members, and other representatives of faith-based organizations interested in developing affordable housing are invited to Building on Faith, a morning seminar sponsored by Harlem Congregations for Community Improvement (HCCI) and Goldstein Hall. VIDEO “We re-imagine, recreate, and redeem cultural omissions and misrepresentations of Blackness, for the culture. ….” This post is…

HCCI “Let Us Break Bread Together” Awards Dinner

Harlem Congregations for Community Improvement, Inc. (HCCI) celebrated its 13th Annual “Let Us Break Bread Together” Awards Dinner on Thursday, April 23, 2015 at Marina del Rey in Throgs Neck, NY. VIDEO “We re-imagine, recreate, and redeem cultural omissions and misrepresentations of Blackness, for the culture. ….” This post is made in partnership with British…