Feb 24, 2017
Valerie Graves pens powerful memoir "Pressure Makes Diamonds: Becoming the Woman I Pretended to Be" that chronicles her life from a teen mother to an advertising legend
Dec 03, 2016
The Morrisania Doll Society's 2016 Harlem Holiday Doll Show and Sale on December 3 has over 400 unique Black dolls. Show spotlights over 15 top Black doll artists selling and displaying handcrafted dolls, antique dolls and original ornaments. FREE
Nov 15, 2016
The Morrisania Doll Society's 2016 Harlem Holiday Doll Show and Sale at Dwyer Cultural Center is only event in New York City that spotlights top Black doll artists. Features handcrafted dolls and ornaments from $10 to $1,000. Free to Public.
Mar 23, 2016
Brooklyn Community Services Holds Discussion & Resource Hub "Brooklyn Stand Up! Breaking the Stigma of Mental Illness" at St. Francis College. ThriveNYC study estimates 1 in 5 New Yorkers affected by some form of mental illness including depression
Mar 08, 2016
Princess Chambers founder’s talk on social entrepreneurship inspired students at BCS Brooklyn High School for Leadership and Community Service’s Leadership Speakers Bureau. Over 750 low-income girls have been in Princess Chambers prom program.
Dec 14, 2015
Brooklyn Community Services Wins Brooklyn Community Foundation Invest in Youth Grant for Outreach to Coney Island’s First Generation Immigrant Youth Ages 14 -18 to Join Youth Stand: Coney Island (YSCI) -- A Career, Education and Empowerment Program
Nov 24, 2015
Over 20 Nonprofits Serving Brooklyn’s Low Income Neighborhoods will be at Groundbreaking Summit that Explores Community Partnerships, Volunteerism and Philanthropy in the “New” Brooklyn. Will be held at St. Francis College in Brooklyn.
Nov 14, 2015
Handcrafted Unique Black Dolls and Holiday Ornaments for Kwanzaa and Christmas created by acclaimed doll artists like Valerie A. Gladstone, Shaquora Bey, Shirley Nigro-Hill, Joyce Stroman and Goldie Wilson at Harlem's Dwyer Center. Free Admission.
Oct 06, 2015
Convention Keynote Speaker is Cornell William Brooks, National President & CEO of the NAACP. Theme for 2015 Convention is" NAACP: Pursuing Liberty in the Face of Injustice."
Aug 31, 2015
Best Play Award Presented to Comedy “Casper, The Not So Friendly Ghost” by College Senior Domenic Servidio. Awards Given to Best Director, Actor, Actress and Video Diary. Over 30 Short Plays and 10 Videos Competed in August for Top Honors.