Non-Profit Organizations

Seniors receiving Mother-Love, Father-Love Award

MetroPlus Health Plan Sponsors Mother-Love & Father-Love Awards Luncheon

On Friday, September 11th MetroPlus Health Plan sponsored the first Mother-Love & Father-Love Awards Luncheon at Lehman College/CUNY.  The Awards Luncheon was conceived to honor dedicated and loving seniors for their commitment to their community senior centers. Seniors who have […]

Spare Cells Save Lives — Jaden’s Law Fundraiser, 9/30

Spare Cells Save Lives — Jaden’s Law Fundraiser, 9/30

Tomorrow, September 30, join Preserve Our Legacy Inc. as they host a fundraising event for young people afflicted with sickle cell anemia. The fundraiser will be held at Sofrito Restaurant located at 679 Riverside Drive in Harlem, NY. Honorees include Bronx […]

Ending the Epidemic HIV Initiative Forum, October 5

Ending the Epidemic HIV Initiative Forum, October 5

On October 5, The Bronx Knows Faith-Based Subcommittee is hosting an educational forum to discuss the role the faith-based community can play in Governor Andrew Cuomo’s “Ending the Epidemic HIV  Initiative.”   Monday, October 5th, 2015 BOOM!Health Wellness Center 3144 Third Avenue […]

FREE CONCERT 9/27: The Youth Orchestra of Caracas @ Crotona Park Amphitheater

FREE CONCERT 9/27: The Youth Orchestra of Caracas @ Crotona Park Amphitheater

This Sunday, September 27 at 4:00 pm the Youth Orchestra of Caracas will perform a free concert –A Concert of Hope: Venezuela in the Bronx– at the Amphitheater in Crotona Park, the Bronx. A Concert of Hope — Venezuela in the […]

Volunteers Wanted: Women’s Empowerment Self Defense Academy

Volunteers Wanted: Women’s Empowerment Self Defense Academy

The Women’s Empowerment Self Defense Academy is seeking volunteers with computer skills, social media proficiency, clerical and data entry skills.  Interested persons may call 347-810-7330 or send email to wesdaonline@gmail.com.  

VISIONS Bronx “Mix It Up” Celebrity Bartending Fundraiser

VISIONS Bronx “Mix It Up” Celebrity Bartending Fundraiser

Local Bronx celebrities will “mix it up” as bartenders at a fundraising event for VISIONS services for the blind and visually impaired on Thursday, September 24. The event hosted by the VISIONS Bronx Advisory Board will be held at Brewski’s […]

Enjoy a night of food, drinks and fun with fellow Bronxites supporting Crime Victims

Enjoy a night of food, drinks and fun with fellow Bronxites supporting Crime Victims

Come and Enjoy a night of food, drinks and fun with fellow Bronxites supporting a Great Cause! Crime Victims Support Services of The North Bronx, Inc. Will be hosting a Meet & Greet at Good to Go Restaurant to help […]

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100 Black and Hispanic Men Host Back-To-School Event

100 Black and Hispanic Men Welcome Students Back-to-School Business, community and religious leaders unite to encourage students to excel academicallyOn Wednesday, September 9, 2015, 100 Black and Hispanic Men will cheer on Harlem students on their first day of school […]

TODAY: Ivy League C.H.I.C.S. Recruiting Girl Mentees

TODAY: Ivy League C.H.I.C.S. Recruiting Girl Mentees

Back To School KIDS Launch Adolescent girls are urged to come out to Van Cortlandt Park TODAY 9/5/15 from noon to 3 pm to connect, learn and register with Ivy League C.H.I.C.S. Enter at Broadway and West 242nd Street and join […]

MSNBC’s “Growing Hope” Campaign Comes to the Bronx

MSNBC’s “Growing Hope” Campaign Comes to the Bronx

MSNBC’s “Growing Hope” Campaign Comes to the Bronx by Koi Germany, Jr. On September 10th, MSNBC’s nationwide “Growing Hope” campaign makes its way to the Melrose section of the Bronx. The campaign, part of an initiative launched by the media […]

New XM Café Opens At The Bronx Museum

New XM Café Opens At The Bronx Museum

After years of waiting, the Bronx Museum of the Arts will once again boast of a café offering coffee, salads, sandwiches, and pastries. Continuing the Bronx Museum’s commitment to engaging with the local community, the XM Café will be a valuable […]

Crime Victims’ Non Profit Finds Support from Congressman Crowley and Council Member Vacca

Crime Victims’ Non Profit Finds Support from Congressman Crowley and Council Member Vacca

Congressman Joseph Crowley and Council Member Jimmy Vacca recently visited a local victim support non profit in an effort to show their support for the plight of of crime victims in the Bronx. The non profit, “Crime Victims Support Services […]

Bronx Fashion Week Returns 9/17

Bronx Fashion Week Returns 9/17

Bronx Fashion Week returns on September 17, 2015 at the new Bay Plaza Mall in Co-op City from 4-9 PM. The event is in collaboration with Eat NYC and the first Bronx Food & Wine Festival will benefit the Food […]

New York Road Runners Seek Volunteers

New York Road Runners Looking For Volunteers The New York Road Runners (NYRR) are looking for local Bronxites volunteers who would like to come out and help with the Bronx 10-Mile race on Sunday, September 27. NYRR is looking for volunteers […]

Free Small Business Workshops At Monroe College

Free Small Business Workshops At Monroe College

The Monroe College School of Business and Operation HOPE Present: FREE Small Business Development Workshops   The Monroe College School of Business and Operation HOPE (in partnership with Popular Community Bank, NA), are continuing their collaboration on opportunities for entrepreneurs: FREE […]