Harlem Children’s Zone (HCZ) will receive a $26-million commitment through The Audacious Project to inject vital resources into six communities nationwide that have historically faced neglect and disinvestment as part of its response to COVID-19. Read more in NonProfit Times.
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Harlem Children’s Zone CEO, Kwame Owusu-Kesse and President, Geoffrey Canada join “Squawk Box” to discuss the organization’s initiative to scale Covid-19 relief.
Harlem Children’s Zone President and Founder Geoffrey Canada joins Stephanie Ruhle on MSNBC to discuss what needs to be prioritized for students in underserved communities as schools work to reopen. Watch the interview here.
CEO-Elect Kwame Owusu-Kesse appeared on “CNN Newsroom with Poppy Harlow” to discuss Harlem Children’s Zone’s response to COVID-19, the pandemic’s impact on Harlem and communities across the country and the critical work ahead.
Geoffrey Canada Speaks to Verizon Leadership Team about Building Opportunity and Equity in Communities
HCZ Founder and President Geoffrey Canada spoke with members of Verizon’s leadership team today about the history and challenges that the African-American community face and the solutions that are needed. As part of this discussion, Mr. Canada spoke about the William Julius Wilson Institute, a…
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Kwame Owusu-Kesse discusses a new generation of leadership and community innovation at HCZ as the next incoming CEO on PIX 11.
Harlem Children’s Zone President and Founder Geoffrey Canada joins Stephanie Ruhle on MSNBC to explain the solutions we must implement to consider closing the wealth gap. Watch the full interview here.