Community Events

Lincoln Wellness Fair, 06/18

Lincoln Wellness Fair, 06/18

Lincoln Hospital’s 15th Annual Wellness Fair is Thursday, June 8, 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Come to the Umbrella Patio at East 146th Street and Morris Avenue in the Bronx. For more information, contact Community Affairs at 718-579- 4981.

Sabra expands Plants with a Purpose, a community engagement initiative dedicated to helping alleviate the impact of food deserts in the United States. (PRNewsfoto/Sabra Dipping Company, LLC)

Sabra Partners With NYBG TO Alleviate Food Deserts Via ‘Wellness Wednesdays’

Sabra CEO Shali Shalit-Shoval today announced the expansion of Sabra’s Plants with a Purpose, a community engagement initiative dedicated to helping alleviate the impact of food deserts in the United States. Sabra will partner with The New York Botanical Garden (NYBG) to bring Wellness […]

Tom Frieden, M.D., M.P.H. (PRNewsfoto/Albert Einstein College of Medi)

Former CDC Director Dr. Tom Frieden to Deliver 2017 Commencement Address at Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Global health leader and former Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director Tom Frieden, M.D., M.P.H., will deliver the keynote address at the 2017 commencement ceremony for Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Dr. Frieden, who also led the New […]

Bronx Week Begins, May 11-21

Bronx Week Begins, May 11-21

Bronx Week is a 10-day borough-wide celebration of The Best of The Bronx. Nearly 50 events produced by the Office of the Bronx Borough President, the Bronx Overall Economic Development Corporation, The Bronx Tourism Council, the Business Initiatives Corporation of […]

Senator Klein, in partnership with Assemblyman Gjonaj, held his 3rd Annual Jewish American Heritage Month Celebration

Senator Klein, in partnership with Assemblyman Gjonaj, held his 3rd Annual Jewish American Heritage Month Celebration

Senator Klein, in partnership with Assemblyman Gjonaj, held his 3rd Annual Jewish American Heritage Month Celebration Jewish American Community Leaders and Dozens of Bronxites Gather to Celebrate Jewish Heritage Month at Bronx House Bronx, NY – Senator Jeff Klein, in […]

Global Youth Initiative 7/6/2017

Global Youth Initiative 7/6/2017

We are having our Diversity Is A Verb Youth Nation, kicking off our highly anticipated Global Youth Initiative 7/6/2017 at 12 pm(est) on the campus of Bronx Community College. Our Theme: Mind, Body, & Money! How to build it and keep it […]

Pelham Parkway Neighborhood Association Eye Glass Drive

Pelham Parkway Neighborhood Association Eye Glass Drive

There is a tremendous need for recycled eyeglasses throughout the world .This year the Pelham Parkway Neighborhood Association is partnering with the Lions Club International to collect used eyeglasses for charity. Together we are collecting used eyeglasses.We will have them […]

NYC Suicide Council “Conversation about Suicide: Living with Emotional Pain, Abuse and Depression” – May 1st

NYC Suicide Council “Conversation about Suicide: Living with Emotional Pain, Abuse and Depression” – May 1st

You’re Invited…Borough President’s Cinco de Mayo event…..

You’re Invited…Borough President’s Cinco de Mayo event…..

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr’s Official Bronx Cinco de Mayo event in conjunction with the Mexican-American community, C-Town Supermarkets and Mastermind Realty, May 6, 2017 on Crescent Avenue at 187th Street near Belmont Avenue.  

Bronxites…Your Voice Is Needed…Important Community Discussion to Discuss Strategies to Reduce Poverty!

Bronxites…Your Voice Is Needed…Important Community Discussion to Discuss Strategies to Reduce Poverty!

Bronxites…The Empire State Poverty Reduction Initiative needs your voice…Important Community Discussion to Discuss Strategies to Reduce Poverty! It’s an important opportunity for people who live, love, and support the Bronx to build on our strengths and combat the scourge of […]

Join BP Diaz for My Brother’s Keeper Convening Session, 4/29

Join BP Diaz for My Brother’s Keeper Convening Session, 4/29

Join BP Ruben Diaz, Jr. for a My Brother’s Keeper Convening Session on April 29 at Bronx Community College, Roscoe Brown Student Center, 2155 University Avenue. Session opens at 8:30 AM and closes at 3:00 PM. RSVP here or call 718-590-6012.

SpringFest, April 30

SpringFest, April 30

Come celebrate Mosholu Montefiore Community Center SpringFest on its 75th Anniversary on April 30 at 3450 Dekalb Avenue in the Bronx. Learn about PreK programs and Summer Camp.

Bright Lights, Big City Dance Recital, May 7

Bright Lights, Big City Dance Recital, May 7

Mind Builders Creative Arts Center presents its “Scenes in the City” dance recital at 3 PM on Sunday, May 7 and Saturday, May 13 at Harry S. Truman High School located at 750 Baychester Avenue, Bronx NY 10475. For ticket […]

Public Forum in the Bronx: Citywide Call for Ideas for Civic Equality – April 25th

Public Forum in the Bronx: Citywide Call for Ideas for Civic Equality – April 25th

Design Trust for Public Space will launch an open call for project ideas—Public for All: Rethinking Shared Space in New York—at a public forum in the Bronx. Community activists , City leaders, and Design Trust Fellows and Partners from Bronx’s […]

FILM SCREENING | Rikers: An American Jail, Fri, May 5, 2017 at 6:30 PM., Tishman Auditorium, University Center at the New School, 63 Fifth Av, New York City.

FILM SCREENING — Rikers: An American Jail, May 5

The New York City Mayor and City Council recently endorsed a plan to close Rikers. Join us to explore what Rikers means for the more than 7,500 people detained at Rikers Island on any given day. RIKERS: AN AMERICAN JAIL, […]