Saturday, February 16, 2013

2013 NMAC Scholarship Recipient

The Scholarship Committee has mailed out applications to Manhattan public
schools in search of potential candidates for the 2013 NMAC Scholarship

The North Manhattan Alumnae Chapter Scholarship was established to
help African-American women in need of financial assistance, pursue a
degree-granting program directly from high school. This is a four-year
scholarship of $1,500 per year, payable to the student in installments of
$750 per semester upon proof of registration at an accredited college or

We are in search of strong candidates who are currently attending a public
high school in Manhattan. The candidate should be an African-American
female who is currently a senior in high school with a cumulative GPA of
3.0 or better. If you know someone who meet these criteria you may have
them contact directly for an application.

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Become a Citizen Pruner This comprehensive course that will license you to prune NYC street trees. Spring courses are open for registration! REGISTER HERE TODAY UPTOWN MANHATTAN CLASSES The Arsenal, Third Floor Conference Room 830 5th Avenue New York, NY 10065 Tuesday, May 7th 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Tuesday, May 14th 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Tuesday, May 21st 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Saturday, May 25th 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Tuesday, May 28th 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Greening Summit Learn more about getting your hands dirty... Saturday March 16 Grow Our Grassroots Summit at Brooklyn Borough Hall. Grow Our Grassroots is a summit created for New Yorkers who care for street trees, love parks, nurture gardens, compost creatively and make New York greener and greater! To learn more, please check out last year's schedule of workshops and speakers here. Email us at with any questions.
North Star News Friends of Frederick Douglass Circle invites you to celebrate Black History Month with an event in appreciation of Frederick Douglass Wednesday, February 20, 2013 At 1:00pm Cathedral Pkwy. & Frederick Douglass Blvd. Dramatic Readings by Spencer Scott Barios, Ezra Knight Muscial selections sung by Clayton G. Williams and Performances by students from P.S. 145, P.S. 241 and Others Contact: Mark Diller • 917-691-0865

Monday, February 11, 2013

The Frederick Douglass Boulevard Alliance(FDBA) is working with Grow NYC-Greenmarket towards establishing a Greenmarket on Frederick Douglass Boulevard. Help make this a reality by clicking the link below and responding to the survey. Please feel free to forward to your networks.