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American Friends of POLIN Museum

Thanks to Generous Gift from Ronald S. Lauder, the Chief Curator of POLIN Museum’s Core Exhibition Position is Named

NEW YORK, N.Y. /NEW YORK NETWIRE/ -- American Friends of POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews, Inc. is pleased to announce the naming of the position of Chief Curator of POLIN Museum's Core Exhibition, thanks to a generous gift from Ronald S. Lauder.
Garifuna Village by Isidra Sabio

Casita Maria ¡CelebrARTE! Celebrates Garifuna Culture with Gallery Exhibition and Public Programming

BRONX, N.Y. /New York Netwire/ -- Casita Maria Center for Arts & Education and Garifuna Coalition USA, Inc. are delighted to announce Garifuna Intangible Heritage, an exhibition celebrating the cultural expression of the Garifuna people of Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, St Vincent and the Grenadines and the United States. The art gallery exhibition and related public programs comprise the Winter season of ¡CelebrARTE!, Casita Maria's South Bronx arts and culture series.
Casita Maria Center for Arts presents Teen Leadership Summit

Casita Maria Center for Arts presents Teen Leadership Summit – It’s a Femme-inist Future for the South Bronx!

BRONX, N.Y. /New York Netwire/ -- Casita Maria Center for Arts & Education is proud to present Teen Leadership Summit: The Future is Femme-inist! The Future is NOW! Young women and femmes of color are leading the way as community culture workers. They are artists, activists, healers, and leaders.
New Billboard Campaign in FIVE U.S. Cities

New Billboard Campaign in NE U.S. Cities Honors Healthy 2-Year Old Who Died Last Year Just Days After Vaccines

SYRACUSE, N.Y. /New York Netwire/ -- This week, the non-profit Learn The Risk launched five billboards on the East Coast, including New York and Boston, honoring Nicholas Catone, a healthy 20-month old boy who lost his life to vaccines.
Artist Jorge Tellaeche

Casita Maria Center For Arts & Education South Bronx Gallery Exhibits Mexico City Artist Jorge Tellaeche

BRONX, N.Y. /New York Netwire/ -- Casita Maria Center For Arts & Education, in partnership with The Consulate General of Mexico in New York, are proud to present "Forgotten" by Mexico City-based artist Jorge Tellaeche, on view September 13 - November 21, 2018.
South Bronx Culture Trail Festival

South Bronx Culture Trail Festival: Somos Unidos 2018, Experience arts & culture of the South Bronx

BRONX, N.Y. /New York Netwire/ -- Casita Maria Center For Arts & Education and Bronx Music Heritage Center are proud to present the South Bronx Culture Trail Festival 2018: Somos Unidos. This fun, family-friendly festival celebrates the rich cultural contributions of the communities that make the South Bronx their home. In partnership with community based organizations, city agencies and charities, multiple events will be held throughout the South Bronx from May 31 through June 23, 2018 uniting communities, arts, culture, and wellness while promoting civic engagement.
Ballin 4 Peace

Ballin’ 4 Peace Celebrity Charity Basketball Tournament 2018 in Queens, NY April 21

QUEENS, N.Y. /New York Netwire/ -- H2O Basketball announces the BALLIN' 4 PEACE CELEBRITY CHARITY BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT Founded by Queens native and Former Division 1, International Pro Basketball Player, Haron "H2O" Hargrave; returns to ELMCOR YOUTH & ADULT ACTIVITIES CENTER in Corona, Queens, N.Y., this Saturday, April 21, 2018.
Chef Sean Brock

Chef Sean Brock Honored by Myasthenia Gravis Foundation for Ambassador Efforts

NEW YORK, N.Y. /New York Netwire/ -- The Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America (MGFA), the nonprofit dedicated to raising research funds for and awareness of the neuromuscular disease myasthenia gravis (MG), announces that Chef Sean Brock has graciously volunteered to be an Awareness Ambassador for the organization.
Move for Hunger: Crunch Fitness

Move for Hunger: Crunch Fitness locations in New York City Host Thanksgiving 2016 Food Drive

NEW YORK, N.Y. /New York Netwire/ -- Crunch Fitness is partnering with Move For Hunger, a national non-profit organization, to host a mega Thanksgiving food drive from November 1-18, 2016 at locations in New York City. Nearly 50 million people, including 1 in 5 children, in the United States face hunger - you can help!

Concerned Community 4 Change and ITZ Time announce Anti-Gun Violence Gala Benefit at Barclays 40/40

BROOKLYN, N.Y. /New York Netwire/ -- Concerned Community 4 Change, a Not-For-Profit dedicated to engaging youth and the community toward positive principles, offering programming that builds healthy minds and bodies, will host an Orange Carpet VIP Benefit Gala on Monday October 17, 2016 6:30 p.m. at the 40/40 Club Barclays Center in Partnership with ITZ Time, NAACP (NYCHA Branch), and the Downtown Brooklyn Neighborhood Alliance.

Blue Hill Troupe Presents Gilbert & Sullivan’s ‘The Pirates of Penzance’ Launching NY Nonprofit Troupe’s 93rd Season

NEW YORK, N.Y. /New York Netwire/ -- The Blue Hill Troupe, now in its 93rd season, offers a fresh new take on Gilbert & Sullivan's "The Pirates of Penzance." This perennial audience favorite tells the story of a pirate named Frederic, who at the age of 21, has completed his apprenticeship and is ready to seek his fortune as an upstanding citizen. Opens Nov. 11, 2016.

NY Governor Cuomo Announces Toy Giving Drive to Benefit Families in Communities Affected by Hurricane Sandy

ALBANY, N.Y. /New York Netwire/ -- N.Y. Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced an on-going statewide holiday giving drive to benefit families hit hard...
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Houdini's Missing Bust Secretly Restored to New York Gravesite

NEW YORK, N.Y., Oct. 3, 2011 /New York Netwire/ -- The Houdini Museum, a 501(c)3 nonprofit museum in Scranton, PA, had a secret project...

GiveBack Foundation Donated to 754 Charities

PORT CHESTER, N.Y., Aug. 4, 2011 /New York Netwire/ -- GiveBack Foundation (www.giveback.org) saw its mission - helping people give more to the causes...
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Children Awaiting Parents Launches Adoption Mentors Web Page

ROCHESTER, N.Y., June 17, 2011 /New York Netwire/ -- Children Awaiting Parents is proud to announce the unveiling of a new web page "Adoption...
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KidSpirit Online Named Finalist in AEP's 2011 Golden Lamp Awards

BROOKLYN, N.Y., May 19, 2011 /New York Netwire/ -- KidSpirit Online (www.kidspiritonline.com), the magazine and social networking site for 11- to 15-year-olds, is pleased...
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20×200 Offers Benefit Print by David Bowie

NEW YORK, N.Y., May 5, 2011 /New York Netwire/ -- Fans of legendary musician David Bowie can now own a rare artwork by the...
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JMT Consulting Announces Multiple Technology Solutions for Non Profit INNOVATE 2011 Attendees

PATTERSON, N.Y., April 13, 2011 /New York Netwire/ -- JMT Consulting Group (http://www.jmtconsulting.com/) announced today a special Solution Spotlight track for nonprofit organizations attending...
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JMT Consulting Presents at South Carolina Community Action Partnership and Head Start Association

PATTERSON, N.Y., April 5, 2011 /New York Netwire/ -- Jacqueline M. Tiso, CEO and founder of JMT Consulting Group, has been invited to speak...
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Chef Charlie Trotter Sponsors BCA Culinary Event

NEW YORK CITY, N.Y., March 9, 2011 /New York Netwire/ -- Internationally recognized Chef Charlie Trotter will become the first Chef to officially sponsor...