Spotlight on Reverend Rose Jones-Wilson

Reverend Rose Jones-Wilson has the kind of voice that makes you want to listen; strong, clear, and full. She is a petite woman, but when she speaks she seems taller, poised and articulate. “Reverend Rose,” as she is affectionately known by the congregation, is not only the Pastor of Prime Time Ministry at Emmanuel Baptist […]

Spotlight on Yachad Dayhab Without Walls

Yachad, meaning together in Hebrew, describes in a word what is unique about the Dayhab center and its umbrella organization Jewish Union Foundation. Founded twenty five years ago, it started as an attempt to integrate teens living with developmental disabilities into mainstream Jewish society through social and recreational activities. The program has now grown to […]

Be our valentine at NYWC’s Red & Black Party

Come celebrate love’s two-faced heart! Monday, February 9, 2009 @ 7 PM Galapagos Art Space 16 Main Street, DUMBO Brooklyn Spread the love—by supporting NYWC’s unique and powerful creative writing workshops! Everyone wearing festive red and/or black attire will receive a free gift! Featuring tales/poems of love, loneliness, lust and loss by: Staceyann Chin (co-writer/performer […]

News from the NYWC Community

Organizational News: From Kingsbridge to Canarsie authors appeared Nov. 19th on the Brian Lehrer Show on WNYC Radio! Listen here! Erin Hopkins joined the staff of NYWC as Youth Program Coordinator. Workshop Leaders in the Limelight: Tamiko Beyer is attending an MFA program at Washington University in St. Louis. She is attending on two fellowships, […]