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Join The Artists Town Hall: The Affordable Care Act – December 7th, 2013

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Information Session

Harlem World Magazine and InJoy Enterprises, in partnership with the Emblem Health Care will host a Town Hall information session about how the new Affordable Care Act will affect artists (visual, performers, actors, dancers, musicians, designers, etc.,) as independent contractors and how artists can and will benefit on Saturday, December 7th at the Emblem Health Neighborhood Care Center, from 2 pm to 4 pm , 215 West 125th Street, Harlem, NY (www.ehnc.com/Locations/Harlem.aspx). Admission is Free. Continue reading

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‘The Life and Times of Danny Tisdale’ By Jeff Green

For almost a month starting January 2012, I was followed by student, photographer Jeff Green from the School of Journalism department at Columbia. Jeff’s goal with the project was to tell the story of someones life only using photographs to tell the story. Continue reading

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AIDS Walk New York draws 40,000 people

New Yorkers turned out 40,000 strong Sunday to honor the memory of loved ones felled by AIDS and support those living with the dreaded disease.

The 26th annual AIDS Walk New York drew throngs of marchers to Central Park, their enthusiasm undampened by intermittent rain.

Tina Minter, 51, of Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, came to remember her sister Lisa, who was just 31 when she died 15 years ago. Sunday would have been Lisa’s birthday. Continue reading

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Join us at the 7th Annual “Get Connected” Uptown Youth Conference

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Harlem AIDS Blanket at Teachers College, Columbia

The AIDS Blanket team will be on Teachers College campus April 27th for 4 hours of patch-making. Join us in Gottesman Library, room 306 to learn about AIDS in the Harlem community, make a patch, and find out how you can help.

If you have magazines to donate, bring them along!

For more information, contact: HarlemAIDS@yahoo.com.

Teachers College, Columbia University is located at 525 W 120th St. New York, NY 10027

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Harlem AIDS Blanket at Wadleigh HS all week

The Harlem AIDS Blanket will be at Wadleigh Secondary School for the Performing and Visual Arts from April 19-24. During the week, we will be making patches with students during school. On the 24th, join us for a special community showcase as we present key information on AIDS in the community.

Wadleigh is located at 215 WEST 114 STREET, MANHATTAN, NY 10026. Bring magazines!!

Anyone interested in helping out, please contact us at harlemaids@yahoo.com

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Join the Harlem AIDS Blanket by making a patch!

We invite you to join the project by creating a FREE “patch” of collage with Danny Tisdale towards the Harlem AIDS Blanket. Join us on the 8th floor of the Gordon Campus of Teachers College, 2090 Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Blvd, (between 125th and124th Streets) Friday, April 30th between 12noon-2pm for open patch making studio time in the Conference Room.

The Harlem AIDS Blanket is an out-of-school-time art education project aimed at raising awareness and strengthening public support of HIV/AIDS in Harlem and beyond. The project is sponsored by the Institute for Urban and Minority Education at Teachers College, Columbia University, visual artist Danny Tisdale of Tisdale Studio, and a grant from AmeriCorps.

For more information contact: HarlemAIDS@yahoo.com.
Follow the blanket online at: harlemAIDSblanket.wordpress.com

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