EnrichHER CEO Celebrates Mastercard Strivers Initiative 2021 With $1M In VC Funding

EnrichHER founder and CEO Dr. Roshawnna Novellus has a lot to celebrate this Black Business Month. Continue Reading →


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Tommy Smalls Was So Big They Used To Call Him The “Major Of Harlem,” In The 1950’s

Tommy Smalls, was born in 1926 – 1972, known as “Dr. Jive,” and the “Major of Harlem,” was an influencer before the Influencers we know today. Continue Reading →


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Apollo Announces Harlem Entrepreneurial Microgrant Recipients In The Greatest Community

The Apollo Theater, in collaboration with 125th Street Business Improvement District (BID) and the Harlem Commonwealth Council (HCC), announced today the recipients of the Harlem Entrepreneurial Micro-Grant Initiative. Continue Reading →


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Harold Jackman, The Most Handsome Man In Harlem 1920’s-1930’s

If you scan the index of any reputable book on the Harlem Renaissance, you should find at least one listing for Harold Jackman, who was fabulously called “The Most Handsome Man In Harlem,” from the 1920s to the 1930’s. Continue Reading →


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2021 rePRO Film Festival Lineup, Events And Award To President Of The Historic Apollo Theater

rePRO Film Fest, the only festival in the world dedicated to reproductive justice and advocating for women’s (cis, trans, and non-binary inclusive) reproductive health care, justice, and bodily autonomy. Continue Reading →


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First A Fundraiser At The Apollo, Now Gibson Gives Raises Over $2.5 Million Dollars Worldwide

In July-2019, Gibson re-launched its philanthropic arm Gibson Gives–and upon its two-year anniversary. Continue Reading →


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Up Close With CC Minton: Rodney Keenan Milliner’s Castle To The Stars In Harlem

By CC Minton

Harlem, known for its’ renaissance, is also popular for the arts, black culture, The Apollo Theater, and a plethora of fine restaurants. Continue Reading →


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