Press Releases

Live from New York: CVH Co-Hosts NY City Council Speaker Forum on NY1

Below are resources, links to partner orgs, and the full media advisory for the series of Community Forums organized by NY City Councilmembers and Councilmembers-elect to hear from contenders vying for the role of NY City Council Speaker. This page will be updated shortly. There was lots of work put in by lots of partners to make this happen!



NYC Mayoral Candidates Spent Night at NYCHA Development to Learn about Consitions in Public Housing

(July 21, 2013; New York) Reverend Al Sharpton’s National Action Network, the Urban Justice Center and Community Voices Heard hosted a Mayoral Candidate Sleepover at Lincoln Houses in Harlem Saturday evening to provide candidates with first-hand experience of the issues faced by public housing residents in New York City, one of the largest bloc constituencies.