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: or call (212) 683-5792.   WHO & HOW Federal employees impacted by the shutdown…
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