The Bronx International Film Festival will screen
at Lehman College’s Studio
250 Bedford Pk. Blvd. W., January 22-31. This
includes 70 short and feature narrative and documentary
films. The audience may chat with filmmakers in attendance.
$30/all screenings; $7/
daily pass. For more information
and film details, trailers and schedules, visit
What's Happening Now
Show on February 27 - April 17, 2016. The Orchid
fills the conservatory at the New York
Botanical Garden with thousands of orchids in an amazing
array of colors, shapes, sizes, and textures. Romantic
Orchid Evenings adds music and cocktails. Information
Mobile Mammography Free Screening
eligible women at CB #10,
3165 East Tremont
January 25, 2016 starting
at 10:00 AM. An
appointment is necessary Please call
more details and requirements see the flyer
A Transition Assistance Program, is
a Free, No-Cost
Veterans and Retirees. NYCServes
evaluates your civilian-life goals, and
directs you to the Network
Providers who can help you reach them. Submit your documents
the first time you enter the network, and you will never
have to show them again.
and rebates for your
happening in your
for monthly minutes, meeting dates, and Community
Events, Read the letter from
Bronx Borough President, Ruben Diaz Jr.,
explaining how important the Community Boards are to
serving you and your business.
in the Bronx?
Speak Out! Make Your Voice Heard!Join your local community board to make a
difference in YOUR Bronx.
Apply here...until February 5, 2016.
ages 16-17 are invited to join their local community board.
Borough President Diaz believes that it is important to
hear the voices of our youth when planning for our
neighborhoods. "When young people become engaged in
community affairs and interact with government officials and
agencies," he says, "the better they will understand
government and become active future leaders."
Call for Bronx
Artists: Montefiore is
to purchase original artwork for key public
multiple medical center locations. This call is open
artists working and/or residing in the Bronx. Find
Grow Your Business with
Bronx based small businesses and local entrepreneurs of all
sizes and sectors are able to receive a boost of $2,000 to
$50,000 with help from the
Bronx Revolving Loan Fund
Loans can be used as
working capital, for the purchase of machinery or equipment,
inventory and accounts receivable.
Nonprofit Looking for Volunteers: Masa invites you to
build a brighter future for the children of the South Bronx,
By tutoring for two hours a week you can be a part of the
change. Join them in transforming communities through
education —one family, one child at a time. They are
seeking dedicated volunteers to provide tutoring and
homework help to elementary, middle-school and/or
high-school students at our South Bronx community center.
For Details on Masa's After-school Program, Volunteering and
Continuing Education & Workforce Development Department
at Hostos Community College
offers educational,career, and personal
opportunities designed to address the
needs of the South Bronx, Bronx, and
Upper Manhattan communities.
of Design & Construction-Contractors Open House on
Thursday, January 28, 2016 from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM,
Long Island City, NY. The New York City Department
of Design and Construction cordially invites you and your
members to attend our Contractors’ Open House. We will
introduce DDC’s Construction Project Pipeline as well as
highlight new contract processes and procedures. Topics
include: Projects in the Pipeline, Site Safety, Payee
Information Portal (PIP), Equitable Business Opportunities (EBO
System), Payments and More. Tickets are limited register
Reminisce with Bronx Historian, Bill Twomey:
Do You Remember?
a Stranger Have a Meal Today.