SYEP Summer Bridge 2020

July 7, 2020

Mayor de Blasio with support from philanthropic community, announces summer bridge program to serve New York teens this summer. #SYEP

Summer Stimulus Checks

June 26, 2020

A second #stimulus check, the White House and congressional leaders may begin work on a second stimulus package. will it happen and when?

Staying Cool this Summer

June 25, 2020

Mayor de Blasio today announced an expansion of Cool It! NYC, a plan to help New Yorkers beat the heat this summer. In addition to installing air conditioners for low-income seniors, the City will expand the number of outdoor cooling elements available for New Yorkers to enjoy during extreme heat...

Let's Look at the 2021 Primary Mayoral Race

June 24, 2020

 We know election day was just yesterday, but the countdown has begun to the New York City Mayoral's primary!  It's less than a year away!  Read about the candidates. 



June 22, 2020

Tomorrow is New York’s state and federal primary elections day. Voters should expect to take COVID precautions and bring a mask with them. How the pandemic may affect voting behavior is still just a guessing game.


June 20, 2020

It is time for a serious conversation about Reparations for slavery.  Watch "Represent NYC" special on #reparations, the history of slavery in New York, the economic inequality, redlining, and the momentum behind this political justice movement.