The Brooklyn Book Festival, the city's largest free literary event, took place this year on Sunday, September 18, at Brooklyn Borough Hall and Plaza at 209 Joralemon Street in Brooklyn Heights.
On October 14, 2011, the Black Retail Action Group celebrated its 41st Annual Scholarship & Awards Dinner Gala held at the Edison Ballroom in New York City.
On Thursday, September 15, 2011, designer Laura Smalls showcased her Legacy S/S 2012 Collection for Fashion Week.
On Friday, August 12 from 6 pm-8 pm, African Voices, the premier Black literary arts magazine, and B.
Africa Fashion Week New York took place this year from July 11-17 with a host of festivities celebrating African designers.
Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation celebrated its 44th
anniversary with the Cultivating An Abundant Community benefit
fundraiser on Tuesday, June 28, 2011.
On Thursday, May 12, 2011, the N.Y. Urban League hosted its 34th Annual Frederick Douglass Awards at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Time Warner Center, NYC.
The 13th Annual 25 Influential Women in Business Awards Program, March 24, 2011 at the New York Marriott Marquis, Grand Ballroom in New York City.
Photos: Gerald Peart
The Jackie Robinson Foundation celebrated its 38th year with a
star-studded gala at the Waldorf Astoria in NYC on March 7, 2011. The
event was hosted by Bill Cosby.
The American Foundation for the University of the West Indies presented its coveted Bob Marley award to Suzanne de Passe.
Salute to EBONY FASHION FAIR creator and icon Eunice W. Johnson
Photos: Margot Jordan
On Saturday, January 22, 2011, NAACP NYC ACT-SO students attend Frank Stewart's Photography exhibition titled "Traveling Full Circle - Frank Stewart's Visual Music" at Jazz at Lincoln Center.
On November 6, 2010, The Network Journal launched its inaugural 40 Under Forty Achievement Awards signature event in Accra, Ghana. The event was held at the La Palm Royale Hotel.
Designer Laura Smalls held her fashion show at The Plaza Hotel during Fashion Week in NYC.
The Network Journal celebrated its 40 Under Forty Achievement Awards on Thursday, June 17 at the Crowne Plaza Times Square Hotel in NYC.
The Network Journal held its "Meet and Greet" networking reception for its 13th Annual 40 Under 40 Achievement Awards on Wednesday, June 16.
The Northside Center for Child Development held its annual fundraiser at the Plaza Hotel in NYC on May 20, 2010. The event was hosted by Maurice DuBois, morning anchor for WCBS-TV.
The New York Urban League held its 45th Annual Frederick Douglass Awards at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel ballroom, Time Warner Center on Monday, May 10, 2010.
One Hundred Black Men of Long Island Inc.