Barbara Hillary is the first known African-American woman to reach the North Pole and the South Pole.
Actress Leslie Uggams has been captivating stage, screen, and television audiences since her national television debut at age six.
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Actress Leslie Uggams, known for her role on the mini-series “Roots,” is on the board at Juilliard, the Professional Children’s school, and the Apollo. She’s also working to bring Lena Horne’s “Stormy Weather” to Broadway.
New York City is considered one of the most culturally diverse places in the United States – a country that was once called “The Melting Pot.” So as Black History Month begins, we thought you’d like to celebrate at some of the great Black History Month events going on around New York City in February.
Chef Maxcel Hardy started “One Chef can 86 Hunger,” an anti-hunger campaign. He’s also a personal chef to stars such as Jamie Foxx and Michael Jordan.
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Barbara Hillary is the very first known African-American woman to ever reach the North Pole and the South Pole.
The Detroit native said he found Opportunity Charter School through a chance meeting with an instructor from the school who had asked if he had any way to get his client Amare Stoudemire to visit the school.
Reverend Linda Tarry-Chard is the Minister for New Membership, Care and Parish Life at the RiversideChurch in Manhattan as well as the founder of the Project People Foundation.