Carpenters Union And Electeds Press Conference Demanding Columbia And Others Support Workers

Today, the New York City & Vicinity District Council of Carpenters (NYCDCC) and elected officials held a press conference to demand Trident General Contracting and Columbia University support workers. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: Harlem’s Benjamin And Others Prove There’s Always Hope For Harlem

On September 12th, 2020, Harlem photographer Seitu Oronde was with Michael Garner with100 black men, Harlem’s senator Brian Benjamin, Continue Reading →

First Corinthian, Senator Benjamin, And DC 9 Feed Families At Hope For Harlem

Today, First Corinthian Baptist Church, New York State Senator Brian Benjamin, and District Council 9 donated grocery packages to 2,000 families in addition to care packages, hot meals and essential items at its Hope for Harlem Event. Continue Reading →

Community Stakeholders, Electeds And Others Join The NAACP’s Call Not To Reopen NYC Schools

Dear Mayor de Blasio:

The NAACP New York State Conference of Branches has sent you and the Chancellor of Education Dr. Richard Carranza several letters since the beginning of June, 2020. Continue Reading →

Friends Of Public School Harlem Help Distribute Backpacks, School Supplies And Masks

Friends of Public School Harlem help distribute 1,000 New Backpacks, School Supplies, and Masks at NYCHA developments throughout Harlem. Continue Reading →

Harlem Senator Benjamin And Community Groups “Protect Your Block” To Disrupt Violence

Tomorrow, in response to a rise in gun violence across the city, Senator Brian Benjamin and a broad coalition of community-based groups will gather for “Protect Your Block” to disrupt violence. Continue Reading →