East Harlem Common Ground Records, 2001-2003

Collection, MSS 117

A civic, non-partisan association committed to the political education and empowerment of the residents of East Harlem. EHCG sought to increase awareness of issues that affected the community and to cultivate leadership amongst its members. Through educational forums, town hall meetings and workshops, the group’s intention was to, according to its mission statement, “make the people of East Harlem a positive force in shaping the political decisions that affect their lives.” Collection includes agendas, maps, a guidebook and member listings.

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