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NYC Starbucks: 125th & Lenox

I thought long and hard on which New York City Starbucks I would visit on Christmas Day. In the end, I decided no Starbucks is more fitting than the one in Harlem on the corner of 125th & Lenox Ave — aka Malcolm X Blvd. 343 more words


Newsmakers: Darren Walker, President, Ford Foundation

In September, Darren Walker became the tenth president of the Ford Foundation. Before coming to Ford, where he was vice president of the foundation’s Education, Creativity and Freedom of Expression program, Walker served as vice president for foundation initiatives at the… 2,393 more words

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5 Questions for...Sheena Wright, President and CEO, United Way of New York City

This interview with Sheena Wright originally appeared on PhilanTopic, the Philanthropy News Digest blog, on July 11, 2013 and is reprinted with permission.

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No Funds for You! Rudy Freezes Out Rev. Calvin Butts; Harlem Improvements in Jeopardy

With millions of dollars and the promise of a Harlem economic renaissance at stake, the Giuliani administration is attempting to freeze out one of the neighborhood’s most powerful clerics, the Rev. 1,292 more words

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