Mayor de Blasio Announces The Mentors Matter Initiative From Harlem To Hollis

Mayor Bill de Blasio today announced the Mentors Matters Initiative to provide mentoring, tutoring, and social-emotional support to thousands of students during the COVID-19 pandemic. Continue Reading →

It’s Not Too Late, How Going To College Can Boost Your Harlem Business

The COVID-19 pandemic has proven to be a tough challenge for black-owned businesses in Harlem and across the US, with more than 440,000 (40 percent) of them have gone out of business by April, according to a report by the University of California at Santa Cruz. Continue Reading →

East River Plaza Shines Blue As A Thank You To Healthcare Heroes On The Front Lines

East River Plaza, a Blumenfeld Development Group and Brookfield Properties Property located in East Harlem, was one of 150+ buildings across the nation that participated in the “Light It Blue” initiative. Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio, First Lady McCray Announce Expansions Of Food For Heroes Campaign

Today, Mayor de Blasio and First Lady McCray announced the expansion of the Food For Heroes program to bring daily meals to an additional 2,000 healthcare workers and essential staff across New York City. Continue Reading →


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