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Corn Hill Volunteers

Volunteer of the Year Nominations

You have seen your neighbors in action in our neighborhood – running events, beautifying spaces, walking PAC-TAC, welcoming newcomers, extending helping hands. Now is the time to let them know […]

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Livingston Park

As you stand at the corner of Troup Street and Livingston Park, it is hard to imagine that Troup Street was a small foot trail used by the Indigenous tribes […]

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Call for CHNA Board Candidates

The neighborhood needs you! Now is the time to consider serving Corn Hill in this important capacity. Learn more about the Board of Directors Expectations. Neighbors……Have you ever considered running […]

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Eddie James “Son” House

Eddie James “Son” House was born in the winter of 1902 in a hamlet, of Lyon near Clarksdale Mississippi. His father was a musician and occasionally he and his two […]

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African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church

African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church

In 1827, a few African Americans met in a schoolhouse on Ford Street and organized a Methodist society in connection with another church named Zion. In 1836, incorporation was affected […]

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Frederick Douglas Village and Harriet Tubman

During the mid-1990s, The Memorial A.M.E Zion Church, under the leadership of Reverend Errol E. Hunt, saw the need for low-income housing and affordable apartments.   Utilizing New York State […]

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