Category Archives: Charities Philanthropy

The Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic

June 8, 2012 By Mary Engels On Saturday, June 2nd, Clive Owen, Nacho Figueras, and Vanessa Kay hosted this year’s Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic on Liberty State Park, which christened the event’s first year in their new location. Now in … Continue reading

Posted in Charities Philanthropy, Events and Activities, Outdoor events, Parks | Leave a comment

Ed Koch discusses homeless and politics

In the second part of our interview with Ed Koch, he discussed the growing homeless problem in Battery Park and how it is similar to New York City in the late 70’s when he was Mayor and the City was … Continue reading

Posted in - NYPD First Precinct, Battery Park City and BPCA, Charities Philanthropy, Parks, Videos | Leave a comment

The Christmas Tree Lighting in Battery Park City of 2011

December 8, 2011 By Steven Greer, MD (In full screen 1080iHD) Toy donations can be made by contacting Stockings with Care or caroline@stockingswithcare.org  

Posted in Battery Park City and BPCA, Charities Philanthropy, Events and Activities, Featured Residents, Outdoor events, Parks, Performing arts, Videos | 1 Comment

Seasonal flu vaccination program

October 21 Councilmember Alan Gerson is sponsoring regional seasonal flue shots to be administered. These are NOT the swine flue, or H1N1, shots. To learn more, view the video and also call Alan Gerson’s office at (212) 788-7722

Posted in Battery Park City and BPCA, Charities Philanthropy, Doctors, Dentists, Events and Activities, Volunteering | Leave a comment

The growing homeless problem in BPC

October 15th For the first time this decade, multiple homeless individuals are making the parks in Battery Park City their preferred location during the day. In particular, Wagner Park in front of the Jewish Heritage Museum is a popular spot. … Continue reading

Posted in - Community Board 1, - NYPD First Precinct, Battery Park City and BPCA, Charities Philanthropy, Gardening, Parks, Volunteering | Leave a comment