12 Black Women-Run Businesses That Have Inspired Us

…hard to bring reading opportunities to fellow residents of the Bronx, an especially underserved New York City borough. Between successful crowdfunding campaigns, a media blitz, pitch competitions and networking events,…

Fanning the Flames of an Industry Hot Spot

…The Path to Becoming NYC’s First CTO Tantoco, a native New Yorker, grew up in Flushing, Queens, and attended the city’s public schools, graduating from the famed Bronx High School…

How Women Small Businesses are Coping with Sandy

…Owner, Indoor Environmental Solutions, Inc., Bronx, NY The impact [on my business dryer ventilation cleaning, air duct cleaning and sanitizing business] has been felt in several ways. Our technicians have…

100 Years of Power, Part 3: What the Future Holds

…Davids… COLLEEN: …the first Muslim women elected to Congress, Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar… SUE: …and the youngest woman ever elected to Congress… ALEXANDRIA OCASIO-CORTEZ: Hello Bronx and Queens, my…

EP. 26: The Abortion Clinic Owner

…AMY SOT: I’ll never forget one time I said to this woman who had come from the Bronx to the this clinic I was in in Queens. I said, “So…