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SYLVIA’S RESTAURANT, THE QUEEN OF SOUL FOOD 53RD ANNUAL COMMUNITY  BREAKFAST PARTY… “MaMae” Retirement, Opening of Sylvia’s Legacy Art Gallery

 53RD ANNUAL COMMUNITY BREAKFAST PARTY

“MaMae” Retirement, Opening of Sylvia’s Legacy Art Gallery

Adassa “MaMae” Brithwright, S. Whittaker Portrait, Taniedra McFadden

WHO

The Woods Family, Adassa “MaMae” Brithwright, Leroy Campell, James O. Booker, S.H. Mayruk, S. Whittaker, Robyn Willard, The Sylvia & Herbert Woods Scholarship Recipients, Harlemites of All Ages.

WHAT

July 31, 2015 – Sylvia’s Annual Community Breakfast Party treated over 500 guests to smothered chicken, grits, homemade biscuits & and a healthy serving of Harlem’s rich artistic legacy. The event was complete with live entertainment which made for a great side-walk dance party. Event highlights included a retirement tribute to beloved waitress, Adassa “MaMae” Brithwright, who’s smile and ...

TREN’NESS WOODS-BLACK ELECTED TO NYC & CO BOARD OF DIRECTORS

TREN’NESS WOODS-BLACK, GRANDAUGHTER OF LATE SYLVIA WOODS, ELECTED TO NEW CLASS OF NYC & COMPANY BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Election Welcomes Woods-Black To A Board With Growing Representation From Harlem To Help Further Establish Village As Tourist Destination

March 30, 2015 – Harlem, USA – As Harlem continues to establish itself as a worldclass tourist destination, its local leadership is also being recognized for the role it is playing. Last week, Tren’ness Woods-Black, granddaughter of the late Sylvia Woods and third generation heir of one of Harlem’s most iconic businesses, Sylvia’s, was elected onto the NYC & Company’s Board of Directors. The appointment makes Mrs. Woods-Black the latest in a line ...