Archive for the Community Matters Category

Sean Bell: Family Day 2015 (Never Forgotten)

In 2006 the world, including a community in Jamaica, NY shed tears for Sean Bell, a young, handsome groom-to-be who was assassinated on the eve before he was to wed Nicole Paultre (Bell). The tears turned to rage when every NYPD officer involved in the shooting of Sean, and members of what was to be his wedding party were acquitted of all charges!  Fast forward to August 22, 2015  A celebration of a young life

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Harlem’s Treasure: The Honorable Theresa Freeman

Theresa Freeman, Harlem’s true superwoman and the President of the NYC Chapter of the National Action Network showed me a massive amount of love from our first introduction.

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The Summer Wind Down

A MidSummer Getaway to Great Adventure The Kareem D. Sapp Foundation hosted an event where more than 30 of us… eager children of ALL ages, trekked to Great Adventure theme park in New Jersey for thrills, chills, excitement and a fun day in July.               Kareem D. Sapp (RIP)               The Back to School Giveaway/10th Anniversary Celebration for A Cause, A Concern, A

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Gratitude in Our Attitude

Things are always subject to change at a moment’s notice, but ‘staying in the solution’ and remembering the purpose is most important.  Community is more than just a word describing an area, it comprises commitments, a spirit of togetherness and pitching in to help one another without being asked.

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