Afghanistan Arts and Culture Day

ArtsWestchester 31 Mamaroneck Avenue, White Plains

From ArtsWestchester: Over the last year ArtsW’s Folk & Traditional Arts Program has been working in close collaboration with Hearts & Homes for Refugees and leaders in Westchester's Afghan refugee community. Together, this Saturday Feb. 24th, in White Plains, NY, we'll be presenting a family-friendly Afghanistan arts & culture fair (2-5PM) as well as a concert performance (8-9:30PM) featuring the incredible Heart of Afghanistan Ensemble. […]

An Afternoon with Sarah Bracey White and the Greenburgh Advisory Committee

Greenburgh Public Library 300 Tarrytown Road, Elmsford , United States

In Honor of Black History Month, the Greenburgh Human Rights Advisory Committee will present an intimate afternoon with Sarah Bracey White – poet, essayist, playwright, performer and highly published author. Sarah is also Greenburgh’s longtime Director of Arts and Culture. She has been honored with many awards for her community service. The title of her […]

Akeem Browder’s Story – How Much Does a Backpack Really Cost?

Temple Israel Center, White Plains 280 Old Mamaroneck Rd, White Plains, NY, United States

On Sunday, February 25, 2024 from 3:00-5:00pm, the Racial Justice Committee of Temple Israel Center is proud to present:   "How Much Does a Backpack Really Cost?" a powerful presentation by Akeem Browder. Akeem Browder, president of the Kalief Browder Foundation, will share the story of his youngest brother, Kalief Browder (1993-2015)--a victim of wrongful imprisonment and […]

Malcolm X After the Nation of Islam AMWA Presentation

AMWA present a virtual program on "Malcom X,after the Nation of Islam" by Ustadha Ieasha Prime Resident Scholar and Curriculum Director at Islamic Society of Baltimore (ISB) Sunday,February 25,2024 at 7pm Free and open to All reistration required to receive zoom link For Information on Program Contact: [email protected]

TOPA Albany Lobby Day

Albany State Capital Albany, NY, United States

The Tenant Opportunity to Purchase Act (TOPA) is building momentum across the state! We know that CDFIs, tenant groups, and CLTs all have an important role in shaping and fighting for this bill.    Join the New Economy Project in Albany on 2/27 for our TOPA Lobby Day! We'll be meeting with legislators and making it clear that […]

Worker Owned Cooperative Information Session

NYPA 123 Main St, White Plains, NY, United States

When: February 29th – 9:00-10:30am Where: New York Power Authority – 123 Main Street, White Plains The Economic Development Department of Westchester County and the Westchester Cooperative Network are excited to present an informational workshop on worker owned cooperatives. If you are unfamiliar with this concept, we encourage you to attend to learn more. Who is this for? […]