Preparing For Winter Storm-Safety Tips

Each year, hundreds of New Yorkers from Harlem to Hollis are injured or killed by exposure to cold, vehicle accidents on wintry roads, and fires caused by the improper use of heaters. Continue Reading →

Philanthropist Jean Shafiroff Hosts Event In Honor Of Victims Of The 2018 California Wildfires

Jean Shafiroff, prominent philanthropist and author, who hosted a holiday cocktail party at her private residence which was held in honor of the thousands of victims of the deadly 2018 Camp Fire in California. Continue Reading →

UNIA Women’s Brigade On Parade In Harlem, NY 1924

unia-womens-brigadeAnd don’t think it was just the men who were members of Universal Negro Improvement Association (UNIA). There was the UNIA Women’s Brigade founded by Marcus Garvey who sported their own militaristic style uniforms in Harlem, New York, 1924. Continue Reading →