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Celebrate Black History Month in New York City

Posted on 02/21/2019 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Join Us for a Riveting 4-Part Documentary in the Heart of Harlem

Check out our options at the Lt. Joseph P. Kennedy Center!

Located in the heart of Harlem, the cultural center of black America with roots stretching back to visits by...

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Filed under: Community Centers, Affiliated Agency Events, Team Catholic Charities NY

Tags: Black History Month, free movies, Kennedy Center, Harlem, Hidden Colors, Haiti, Cultural Center, America, NYC movies

Greatest African American Professionals Honored in Harlem

Posted on 10/17/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Celebrated in Cultural Capital of Black America

Ron Carter, Dr. Jackson Christmas

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Filed under: Community Centers

Tags: Greatest African America professionals, June Jackson Christmas, Ron Carter, Claude McKay, Lt. Joseph P. Kennedy Center, Harlem

Black Community Works to End Hunger

Posted on 02/23/2016 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

By Margaret Tran 
Regional Organizer
Bread for the World

While it is very common to celebrate individuals or organizations with national or international acclaim for Black History Month, Bread for the World...

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Filed under: Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless

Tags: Deacon Rodney A. Beckford, SNAP, Bread for the World, Lt. Joseph P.  Kennedy Community Center, Harlem, Black History Month

Pick Up a Basketball, Not a Gun

Posted on 02/16/2015 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

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Put the guns down. Pick up the ball. And let’s recreate.

 That’s the plea for the third year straight of Harlem Mothers S.A.V.E., an empowered group...

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

Tags: basketball tournament, gun violence, Harlem, Harlem Mothers S.A.V.E., juvenile facilities, Lt. Joseph P. Kennedy Jr. Memorial Center