Summer Programming 2021

Summer Programming 2021

Summer Programming Has Begun! At BroSis, we offer a wide variety of summer enrichment programs serving our young people. Our philosophy is fun, learning, and developing life-long bonds while dramatically reducing the access and summer opportunity gaps. Click here to...
Global Citizen profiles The Brotherhood Sister Sol

Global Citizen profiles The Brotherhood Sister Sol

How One Organization Is Transforming Lives and Creating Young Global Citizens in Harlem.  BroSis helps young people develop their full potential. The first year that high school students grow vegetables with the Brotherhood Sister Sol (BroSis), a nonprofit based in...
Harlem’s Youth-Run Farmers’ Market Returns For Summer

Harlem’s Youth-Run Farmers’ Market Returns For Summer

HARLEM, NY — A popular youth-run farmer’s market reopened Wednesday in Hamilton Heights, promising to dish out thousands of pounds of fresh produce over the next six months.  Now in its seventh year, the BroSis Green Youth Market kicked off Wednesday in Johnny Hartman...
52 Straight Weeks of Food Distribution

52 Straight Weeks of Food Distribution

On March 17, 2020, as New York City shut down due to Covid-19, BroSis made the difficult decision to close our doors. Less than one week later, we returned to the office to conduct our first emergency food distribution. While a terrified city quarantined in place, our...
BroSis featured on Fox 5 NY’s Good Day Street Talk

BroSis featured on Fox 5 NY’s Good Day Street Talk

“BroSis has always been there for me, has always been there for other young people, and I definitely feel like it’s one of the best decisions I have ever made in my life.” BroSis youth leader & organizer, Tida Dukuray, and Co-founder and Executive Director Khary...
Earth Day + Youth-led Voter Registration Event

Earth Day + Youth-led Voter Registration Event

BroSis youth leaders kicked off Earth Day celebrations with a ‘Vote for the Earth’ voter registration drive in front of our headquarters at the Johnny Hartman Plaza. Members registered community members, BroSis youth, and staff and will be holding another voter drive...
The Verdict: The Movement Continues

The Verdict: The Movement Continues

Khary Lazarre-White, Executive Director and Co-Founder of The Brotherhood Sister Sol, issued this statement following former officer Derek Chauvin’s conviction for the murder of George Floyd:  “We at The Brotherhood Sister Sol are, of course, relieved that former...
Vox’s #GladYouAskedYT episode 𝘐𝘴 𝘔𝘦𝘳𝘪𝘵𝘰𝘤𝘳𝘢𝘤𝘺 𝘢 𝘔𝘺𝘵𝘩? How the US education system perpetuates inequality and racism, featuring The Brotherhood Sister Sol and our Executive Director Khary Lazarre-White.

Vox’s #GladYouAskedYT episode 𝘐𝘴 𝘔𝘦𝘳𝘪𝘵𝘰𝘤𝘳𝘢𝘤𝘺 𝘢 𝘔𝘺𝘵𝘩? How the US education system perpetuates inequality and racism, featuring The Brotherhood Sister Sol and our Executive Director Khary Lazarre-White.

Education in the United States is supposed to be meritocratic, meaning a student’s achievement is measured solely by their efforts. But how do class and privilege affect opportunity, and does everyone really get the same shot? Glad You Asked host Fabiola Cineas...