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Pat Jordan on Harlem World Podcast

Bowen Center Board of Directors Chairperson Patricia C. Jordan was interviewed earlier this month on the popular Danny Tisdale Show, to discuss the work and legacy of the Bowen Center’s founder, Mrs. Emma L. Bowen.
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Manhattan Times on Council Member Mark Levine’s Visit to Bowen Food Pantry: “Bid of thanks at Bowen”

Bid of thanks at Bowen [caption id="attachment_4074" align="alignright" width="300"] Councilmember Mark Levine visited with workers.[/caption] During the recent federal government shutdown, the Emma L. Bowen Community Service Center in Harlem expanded its food pantry services to include federal workers impacted by the stoppage. In partnership with City Councilmember Mark Levine and Manhattan Borough President Gale…
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Celebrating Black History Month

As the celebration of Black History Month comes to a close, the Emma L. Bowen Community Service Center pays tribute to two magnificent African American women of change – Shirley Chisholm and our founder Emma L. Bowen. Shirley Anita Chisholm Born in Brooklyn, New York, in 1924, Shirley Chisholm was a woman of firsts. In…
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Bowen Center Opens Food Pantry to those Affected by the Government Shutdown

UPDATE: While the federal government shutdown has ended, the Bowen Center’s food pantry will remain available as an important support system for federal employees and their families who have a continued need this week. Please contact us for more information: foodpantry@bowencsc.org or call (212) 683-5792.   WHO & HOW Federal employees impacted by the shutdown…
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