Brooklyn, NY, June 17, 2009 --(PR.com
)-- Promising a deeper glimpse into Harlem, an up-and-coming neighborhood, "A Taste of Harlem" will take place on Saturday, June 20 at 10:00 A.M at Windows Over Harlem on Saturday, June 20th. The event pays tribute to the diversity of Harlem and its rich community that has inspired many renowned musicians, artists and writers.
Sponsored by Windows Over Harlem, a participating host company of Fusia Communications' Cross-Cultural Internship Program (www.fusia.net/ccip), "A Taste of Harlem" is geared toward the interests of the Cross-Cultural Internship Program (CCIP) students, and promises an enriching cross-cultural experience with activities showcasing the kaleidoscopic cultural landscape of Harlem.
"Harlem is home to a myriad of cultures and ethnicities. ‘A Taste of Harlem' is a celebration of this colorful community and an affirmation of its rich history and vibrant future," said Eva Frazier, President of Windows Over Harlem.
"This experience is the perfect demonstration of what CCIP is about. This will be a chance for students to get close to a community and see its vigor eclipse all of their perceptions and preconceived notion. I would to thank Eva Frazier, Windows Over Harlem and the Harlem community for this special opportunity," said Elizabeth Kay, President of FUSIA Communications, Inc.
Guests of Honors include Harlem Chamber of Commerce President Lloyd Williams, NYS Senator Bill Perkins, Congressman Charles B. Rangel, Senator Bill Perkins, Assemblyman Keith L.T Wright and Manhattan Borough President Scott M. Stringer.
Student attendees include participants of CCIP and international students from Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine.
Williams will provide insights into Harlem's rich history and culture. Guests will also be treated to a food sampling session with cuisine from a variety of cultures - Soul Food, African, Latin, Middle American and Chinese – as well as performances featuring Gospel music, Soul and Salsa. Lou Myers will also be present and performing a Jazz piece.