Category: GIVING BACK

Six Year Old Jasmina Needs Your Help In Harlem This Sunday

Six Year Old Jasmina Needs Your Help In Harlem This Sunday

A friend sent me a link to a story about a little girl needing a bone marrow transplant. All sorts of thoughts came to mind. I definitely believe in blood donation and know there is a definite need for minorities to do this more, but I’m still thinking would I really help out a stranger [...]

March 26, 2009 | 3 Comments More
Homeless for One Week

Homeless for One Week

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March 7, 2009 | 0 Comments More
Limited Edition Inaugural Ties from The Ella Rose Collection

Limited Edition Inaugural Ties from The Ella Rose Collection

Spelman alum, DC lawyer, and entreprenuer Cara Grayer Johnson has designed a limited edition necktie in honor of Barack Obama’s inauguration.

January 16, 2009 | 0 Comments More
Harlem Toy Drive & Holiday Reception To Benefit Local Kids

Harlem Toy Drive & Holiday Reception To Benefit Local Kids

On Friday, December 19, 2008, Wendell Niles, Will Brown and Friends will host the 3rd Annual Toy Drive and Holiday Reception to benefit underprivileged kids in Harlem. They are collecting new and unused gifts for boys and girls, ages infant to 18. Gifts can include games, music cd’s, sports equipment, art kits, books, gift cards, [...]

December 11, 2008 | 1 Comment More
Blackbird: The African American Web Browser and Philanthropry on the Web

Blackbird: The African American Web Browser and Philanthropry on the Web

Yeah, you read that right. Blackbird: African American web browser. First thought — Totally ignored it when I got the link. Some consider me a go-to-person on the web regarding Black folks, technology and social media. After several requests for thoughts and jokes about the browser, I thought I’d officially add my 2 cents. Check [...]

December 8, 2008 | 33 Comments More
You’re Invited to Join the Clinton Foundation Millennium Network

You’re Invited to Join the Clinton Foundation Millennium Network

September 16, 2008 | 0 Comments More
Harlem Native and Multi-Platnum Producer Dame Grease Helps Harlem Kids with School Supplies

Harlem Native and Multi-Platnum Producer Dame Grease Helps Harlem Kids with School Supplies

This year, many families are struggling to send their children off to school with school supplies. In an effort to help, many organizations and celebrities are sponsoring back to school events to ensure our youth have a successful school year. One of those organizations is Young Faces Smiling, Inc., a New York based non profit [...]

August 20, 2008 | 0 Comments More