Harlem Legend Cicely Tyson And Others Kick Off 25th Anniversary Of The ESSENCE Festival

On Monday, June 10th, 2019, ESSENCE and AT&T kicked-off the countdown to the 25th Anniversary of the ESSENCE Festival with a celebration that honored the power of human connectivity and chronicling the remarkable achievements within the Black experience. Continue Reading →

Susan Taylor, Mayor de Blasio And More At Annual Wall Street Project Economic Summit 2019

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio spoke at the 22nd Annual Wall Street Project Economic Summit Gala Thursday night, where he commended Rev. Jesse L. Jackson Sr. on his legacy, impact on the world, and continued efforts in the fight for equality, “breaking the mold and doing something different.” Continue Reading →

Washington DC: Black Benefactors Dinner Series With Reggie Van Lee

Join Black Benefactors (BB) giving circle as we kick off our 2018 Dinner Series with Reggie Van Lee, philanthropist, arts advocate and retired Executive Vice President, Booz Allen Hamilton. Continue Reading →

Tamron Hall And Dr. Michael Eric Dyson Hosts National CARES Mentoring Movement Gala 2018

On Monday, January 29th, 2018, the National CARES Mentoring Movement will present its third annual For the Love of Our Children Gala hosted by award-winning broadcast journalist, Tamron Hall, and Georgetown University Distinguished Professor and best-selling author, Michael Eric Dyson. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Susan L. Taylor To Receive Robert F. Kennedy Children’s Action Corps Award

Susan L. Taylor, founder and CEO of the National CARES Mentoring Movement, is a national inspiration for her devotion to breaking the cycle of intergenerational poverty among African Americans. Continue Reading →

The Harlem-Based Order Of Black Nuns Turns 100

black-nuns2 slliderThe Franciscan Handmaids of the Most Pure Heart of Mary, Inc. (FHM), one of only three orders of Black nuns in the United States, was preparing to phase out in 2014.

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National Cares Mentoring Movement Red Carpet Gala Event With Susan Taylor

gala7Photographs by Diane Alford

On Tuesday, January 26th 2016, these great photographs behind-the-scenes images by senior photographer Diane Alford from the 70th anniversary Birthday Red Carpet event with Susan Taylor’s National Cares  Mentoring Movement event. Continue Reading →

Harlem CARES Mentoring Movement Benefit

photo-3_5-19-09-mentor-training-session_lead-shotCome celebrate with us as Harlem CARES recognize our leading, all-volunteer army and our efforts to provide a mentor to every child in need, in our village of Harlem. Continue Reading →