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5th Annual Holiday Celebration & Toy Giveaway

December 16, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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West Harlem Development Corporation (WHDC) will host its 5th Annual Community Holiday Celebration and Toy Giveaway on Saturday, December 16, 2017 at Columbia University’s Lerner Hall Auditorium. WHDC is proud to give away hundreds of toys, books and other treats to more than 700 children and families each year.

The holiday celebration’s mission is to bring together families at a performance that showcases Harlem’s rich arts and culture while giving them quality toys that can enhance their children’s education.
— WHDC Executive Director, Dr. Kofi A. Boateng

For more event information or if your organization wants to be a partner for the 2017 celebration, please contact Raesha Cartagena, WHDC Communications Manager at 646.476.3394 or info@westharlemdc.org.


December 16, 2017
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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West Harlem Development Corporation


Columbia University · Lerner Hall
2920 W. 114th ST.
New York City, NY 10027 United States

About West Harlem Development Corporation
West Harlem Development Corporation (WHDC) is a New York City-based nonprofit 501 (c) (3) organization incorporated in 2011 whose mission is to promote increased economic opportunities and quality of life to sustain a vibrant West Harlem. WHDC’s core program areas are education, workforce and economic development, and affordable housing. With its slogan “solutions through collaborations”, WHDC partially achieves its mission through grantmaking to nonprofit organizations to provide services that benefit the residents of New York City’s Manhattan Community District 9 (MCD9), more commonly referred to as West Harlem. The boundaries of MCD9 are defined as: South to North from 110th Street to 155th Street; East to West from Manhattan, Morningside, St. Nicholas, Bradhurst, Edgecombe Avenues to the Hudson River.