New NYS Job Applications Announced – Creole Speaking

Please share this with as many Creole speaking people you know that are looking for work. This is a clerical position with the NYS Department of Labor. The pay starts at $32K. The exam details are below. Senior Employment Security Clerk Creole Language 00-257 http://www.cs.ny.gov/examannouncements/announcements/prom/00-254.cfm We wish you and yours great success!   Minimum Qualifications[…]

Being Born By C-Section Linked To Adult Obesity

A closer look at 15 studies and more than 150,000 births has led to a discovery that babies born via caesarian section surgery as opposed to vaginal birth are at higher risk of being obese as adults. Researchers from Imperial College London analyzed the results from a period of the last seventy years, and from[…]

You Ask, We Answer

My ATM/debit card has been lost/stolen. What should I do? You should notify the bank within two business days after learning of the loss or theft of your access device (ATM/debit card). If you do, your liability will be the lesser of the following: $50 or the amount of unauthorized transfers that occur before the[…]

NYC COUNCIL FUNDING APPLICATION DEADLINE: MARCH 21

COUNCIL DISCRETIONARY FUNDS (EXPENSE) APPLICATION DEADLINE:  MARCH 21, 2014 Discretionary funding is available to help support not-for-profit organizations that serve residents of the 45th Council District, and the people of the city of New York. Organizations may request funding from an individual Council Member, or funding related to a Speaker Initiative or City-Wide Initiative. CLICK HERE[…]

Obama launches “My Brother’s Keeper” initiative

President Obama on Thursday launched an initiative to unlock the full potential of young men and boys of color — an effort the president said will help not only the at-risk demographic but the nation as a whole. It’s also an effort that hits close to home for Mr. Obama. “I could see myself in[…]

Selebrasyon! Community Curated Project grant application

Selebrasyon! New York’s Celebration of Haitian Art & Culture presented by Haiti Cultural Exchange, May 17 – June 30, 2014 is a multi-disciplinary festival showcasing the diversity, beauty and vitality of Haiti and its Diaspora. HCX will present a series of intimate discussions with Haitian writers, musicians and cultural activists; lively concerts; contemporary dance, spoken word[…]