How Philanthropy Can Catalyze Private Investment In Opportunity Zones

By Rhett Buttle

The U.S. Department of the Treasury expects Opportunity Zones to unlock well over $100 billion in private investment in low-wealth communities from Harlem to Hollywood. Continue Reading →

Exclusive: Philanthropist Jean Shafiroff Heads To London To Meet Prince Harry For Walking With The Wounded

Harlem World fave and prominent philanthropist Jean Shafiroff journeyed to London to meet His Royal Highness The Duke of Sussex (Prince Harry) in support of Walking With The Wounded. Continue Reading →

Harlem Columbia Grad Billionaire Man Robert F. Smith (Video)

Robert Frederick Smith, born December 1, 1962 -, graduated from Columbia Business School in West Harlem, is an American billionaire businessman, investor and philanthropist. Continue Reading →

Washington DC: Black Benefactors Honors An Icon, Peggy Cooper Cafritz

The Black Benefactors are saddened by the passing of Peggy Cooper Cafritz, a visionary in the arts, education and philanthropy, and co-founder of the storied Duke Ellington School of the Arts. Continue Reading →

Alex Soldier Designs Award For Queen Latifah In Fabulous Harlem Style (Photographs)

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In pure Harlem style, designer Alex Soldier has designed a remarkable objet d’art to symbolize the Princess Grace Awards that were presented at the 2016 Princess Grace Awards Gala held at Cipriani’s in New York City, hosted by Their Serene Highnesses The Prince and The Princess of Monaco.  Continue Reading →