Tag: Women’s History Month

Samantha Johnson, Community Activist and Fort Greene Resident

  Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn Partnership Executive Director, Meredith Phillips Almeida, sat down with Samantha Johnson, Director of Community Integration at the Ingersoll Community Center – just one of the many…

Mother. Neighbor. Business Owner: Karin Torres

Karin Torres opened Corkscrew Wines Brooklyn 5 years ago in homage to her parents, particularly her father, who originally taught her about wine and retail and fueled her dream of…

More active than most, Ms. Anne Everett

Our Women’s History Month feature this week is Ms. Anne Everette. A long time community member and social worker, Ms. Everette offers a boundless source of inspiration. Retired is just one…

Josephine Premice: A trail blazer on and off the stage

A talent on the Broadway stage, in the recording studio, and on television, Clinton Hill local Josephine Premice deserves the spotlight this Women’s History Month. Born in Clinton Hill in 1926…

Just Because Hair Therapy Salon Owner, Carol Thomas

This March Myrtle Avenue is celebrating Women’s History Month by honoring the women that help make our community great. Every day, these women strengthen the bonds within our community. Whether…