2022 Community Benefits Grants cycle recipients (2022 CBGs)

The West Harlem Development Corporation (WHDC) is pleased to announce the 2022 Community Benefits Grants cycle (2022 CBGs), awarding $1.8m to 501(c)3 nonprofit organizations (NPOs) providing services to Manhattan District 9 (MCD9). Sectors include: Affordable Housing, Arts & Culture, Older Adults, Youth, and Workforce Development. The complete list is available here.

2022 CBG (Community Benefits Grant) programs

WHDC held the 2022 ARISE! summer youth academic and career development program in partnership with the Boys and Girls Club of Harlem (BGCH). The program was held in-person with seventy-five teens at BGCH’s flagship location on 521 W 145th St from July 11-August 12, 2022.The 2022 ARISE! covered financial literacy, SAT prep, and career exploration. […]

Climate Change & Environmental Justice in Harlem

Peggy Shepard, Co-Founder & Executive Director of WE ACT, will be among the all-star list of speakers discussing how Harlem residents and organizations can work with local businesses, schools, and government to address the climate crisis. The Greater Harlem Chamber of Commerce, Columbia University and West Harlem Development are hosting this in-person event to kickoff […]