Harlem Children’s Zone To Share $26 Million Grant With BRICK Education Network And Others

BRICK Education Network (BEN) is among non-profit organizations and, the Harlem Children’s Zone (HCZ), to join forces in the on-going Covid-19 response in hard-hit communities of color. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: Dr. Martin Luther King Dream Celebration At HCZ And NAN In Harlem 2020

Photographs by Seitu Oronde

On Monday, January 20th, 2020, Sietu attended Dr. Martin Luther King Dream Celebration at the Harlem Children’s Zone (HCZ) and the National Action Network in Harlem, NY. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: NAACP Holiday Party At Harlem Children’s Zone In Harlem (Update)

Photographs by Seitu Oronde

On Tuesday, December 17, 2019, Sietu attended NAACP Holiday Party where fun was had by all at Harlem Children’s Zone (HCZ) in Harlem, NY. Continue Reading →

Harlem Children’s Zone Selects Next Generation Of Leadership With Appointment Of New CEO

The Board of Trustees of the Harlem Children’s Zone announced the appointment of Kwame Owusu-Kesse to Chief Executive Officer ushering in a new chapter in the leadership of the groundbreaking nonprofit. Continue Reading →

Students, Parents, Community Partners And Others Join Harlem Children’s Zone Annual Peace March

On Wednesday, August 7th, 2019, a rally was held at Harlem Armory with an estimated 4,000 Harlem Children’s Zone students, parents, staff, leadership, and community partners who attended with children from all HCZ programs, ranging in age from 3 to 23 years old, participating. Continue Reading →

Environmental & Health Education Comes To Harlem’s Only Gymnastics Camp For NYC Youth

Wendy Hilliard Gymnastics Foundation (WHGF), a not-for-profit organization in Harlem that provides free and low-cost quality gymnastics programs for urban youth.

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Harlem Boy Poisoned After Classmate Gave Him Antipsychotic Meds

NY Post reports that a Harlem boy was “poisoned” by a charter-school classmate who gave him an anti-psychotic medication and told him it was candy, his mom claims in a lawsuit. Continue Reading →