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. […]

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.

ARISE! 2022

ARISE! 2022 October 9, 2022 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, […]

Summer Programs / Camps for kids & teens (all programs are now closed)

Summer Programs / Camps for kids & teens (all programs are now closed) August 31, 2022 The National Jazz Museum in Harlem is looking for high school and pre-college students to participate in a three-month Young Leaders Arts Immersion Project that will include masterclasses, listening sessions, a deep dive into the foundations of Black American Music as well […]

2022 ARISE!

PROGRAM NEWS WHDC UPDATES WHDC UPDATES 2022 ARISE! June 29, 2022 West Harlem Development Corporation (WHDC) is announcing that amidst the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, we will once again be continuing with our Summer ARISE! Program. Boys and Girls Club of Harlem (BGCH) will offer in-person academic enrichment and career training.   Eligibility: Must reside in […]

2022 CBG Application is now closed

2022 CBG Application is now closed May 29, 2022 The West Harlem Development Corporation (WHDC) is pleased to announce the 2022 Community Benefits Grants cycle (2022 CBG), awarding two million dollars to 501(c)3 nonprofit organizations (NPOs) headquartered in West Harlem, as well as to outside NPOs whose projects meet the MCD9 residency requirement (at least 75% of project participants […]

Team Up to Clean Up West Harlem 2022

PROGRAM NEWS WHDC UPDATES WHDC UPDATES Team Up to Clean Up West Harlem 2022 April 5, 2022 Clean up the Trash to Preserve our Treasure. Sign up here to join us for the next “Team Up to Clean Up West Harlem” event on June 25th, 10am-1pm.  Form a group or join one already meeting up near […]

First Annual Empowerment Fair

WHDC is partnering with the Denny Farrell Riverbank State Park and Manhattan Community Board 9 to host a fair for high schoolers so they can learn more about different opportunities for after-school, non-traditional jobs, and training/college readiness programs. The 1st Annual Empowerment Fair is free and open to the public, and will take place on […]

Columbia University – Little Lions Summer Camp Lottery 2022

Columbia University Little Lions Summer Camp Lottery 2022 West Harlem Development Corporation (WHDC) is proud to announce the Columbia University scholarships for the 2022 Little Lions Summer Camp. Winning applicants will receive a free two-week session in the Columbia University Little Lions Camp – Summer 2022 at the Dodge Fitness Center (3030 Broadway, Manhattanville) DEADLINE […]

WHDC’s Free Summer Camp Lottery 2022

WHDC’s Free Summer Camp Lottery 2022 March 3, 2022 West Harlem Development Corporation (WHDC) is proud to once again partner with the Riverside Park Conservancy to offer scholarships for their Summer Camp.  Winning applicants will receive a free two-week session in the 2022 Riverside Park Conservancy Multi-Sport Summer Camp. The scholarships are for Manhattan Community […]