SBS launches “BE NYC” to create equity of opportunity for black entrepreneurs in NYC

Photos: Isseu Diouf Campbell Deputy Mayor J. Phillip Thompson, Small Business Services (SBS) Commissioner Gregg Bishop, Shawn Rochester, Author of The Black Tax: The Cost of Being Black in America, radio personality Angela Yee and entrepreneur Elliot Breece joined with … Read More

On and off rain did not deter masqueraders of 52nd West Indian American Day Carnival Parade

Photos: Isseu Diouf Campbell The on and off rain did not deter the masqueraders of the 52nd West Indian American Day Carnival Parade. More than 20 adult bands competed during the biggest celebration of Caribbean Heritage and Culture in New … Read More

52nd Annual Grand Marshals VIP breakfast kicks off West Indian American Day Carnival Parade

Photos: Isseu Diouf Campbell The West Indian American Day Carnival Association held its 52nd VIP breakfast, the official start of the West Indian American Day Carnival Parade with elected officials and Grand Marshals on September 2, 2019 at Lincoln Terrace … Read More

Muslim Community Network shows solidarity with immigrants at Civic Action Day

Photos: Isseu Diouf Campbell The Muslim Community Network, founded in 2003 to respond to urgent needs after 9/11, hosted on August 29, 2019 in Manhattan, a “Civic Action Day: Muslims for Migrant Rights” event in response to the ICE Raids … Read More

New York Immigration Coalition draws attention to decreasing number of programs for older immigrants entering NYC education system

Photos: Isseu Diouf Campbell New York Immigration Coalition held a multilingual media briefing on August 27, 2019 in Manhattan to draw attention to the decreasing number of programs for older immigrants entering NYC education system. Expert community leaders and advocates … Read More

Brooklyn-born actress Nia Long honored by Mayor Bill de Blasio at West Indian and Caribbean American Heritage Reception

Photos: Isseu Diouf Campbell Brooklyn-born actress Nia Long with roots in Trinidad, Grenada and Barbados was honored by Mayor Bill de Blasio and First Lady Chirlane McCray at the West Indian and Caribbean American Heritage Reception held on August 27, … Read More

African brothers Mohammed and Rahim Diallo open Ginjan Café in Harlem

Photos: Isseu Diouf Campbell African brothers Mohammed and Rahim Diallo opened Ginjan Café on August 24, 2019 on 125th & Park in Harlem. The move is the second step of an entrepreneurial journey the two brothers originally from Guinea started … Read More

Imagenation Outdoors Film and Music Festival hosts Kids Night Out event in Harlem

Photos: Isseu Diouf Campbell Imagenation Outdoors Film and Music Festival hosted a Kids Night Out event on August 24, 2019 at Saint Nicholas Park in Harlem. The event included face painting, games, performances, backpack giveaway and screening of Spiderman: into … Read More

Harlem Community Development Corporation holds workshop on Buyer Persona and Influencer Marketing

Photos: Isseu Diouf Campbell Harlem Community Development Corporation held a workshop on Buyer Persona and Influencer Marketing on August 21, 2019 in Harlem. Angelina Ramirez, former director of Washington Heights BID, conducted the workshop.  

6th Annual Source 360 Conference and Festival stops by Harlem

Photos: Isseu Diouf Campbell The 6th Annual Source 360 Conference and Festival stopped by the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture Harlem for a music panel on ‘How to Thive in Today’s Music industry on August 16, 2019. The … Read More

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