West Harlem Development Corporation

Sun, Sep 14, 2014, 11:56pm
At a meeting meant to amplify the voices of residents of the Grant and Manhattanville houses on either side of Broadway and 125th Street, attendees said that what spoke loudest was the absence of the youth residents at the center of the ongoing violence between the developments.
Sat, Aug 23, 2014, 5:02pm
To the east of Morningside Park lies the legendary neighborhood of Harlem, a neighborhood lined with an eclectic mix of big-box stores, boutique restaurants, immigrant centers, and bodegas.
Sat, Aug 23, 2014, 4:53pm
Manhattanville sits on a low, flat plane just north of Morningside Heights. This former industrial neighborhood will soon house Columbia’s new campus expansion, which will feature graduate school facilities in the arts, sciences, and business.
Mon, Jun 16, 2014, 5:25pm
Columbia submitted a bid on Monday to host President Barack Obama’s, CC ’83, presidential library on its Manhattanville campus, a University spokesperson confirmed.
Fri, May 2, 2014, 5:43am
As the artwork for the Manhattanville Community Arts and Employment Initiative nears completion, organizers are finding out that their original plan to put the art on the construction fences may not happen.
Wed, Apr 16, 2014, 1:40am
This year, WHDC will give $219,000 to ReServe’s Summer Seniors Employment Program, providing 100 seniors over the age of 55 with 10-week work placements throughout the city.
Wed, Mar 26, 2014, 3:32am
Pre-grant applications will be released on April 2, while the grants will likely be released in July.
Thu, Dec 5, 2013, 3:25am
Through song, theater, poetry, spoken word, and dance, even more West Harlem girls will be able to raise their voices and speak up about the issues that are important to them.
Tue, Nov 12, 2013, 3:41am
Although Columbia alumnus Chelsey Roebuck founded the local nonprofit Emerging Leaders in Technology and Engineering just four years ago, the organization has been recognized for its work with a grant to expand and improve its programs in the West Harlem community.
Thu, Nov 7, 2013, 1:35am
Doing Art Together was given $42,552, which Executive Director Heather-Marie Montilla said will be used to extend programs to three elementary schools in Community District 9 by offering eight-week residencies at P.S. 161, P.S. 129, and P.S. 192.

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